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SCIENTIA SINICA Informationis, Volume 48, Issue 4: 475-484(2018) https://doi.org/10.1360/N112017-00210

Interface paradigm of Bots-based human-computer interaction

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  • ReceivedOct 30, 2017
  • AcceptedJan 17, 2018
  • PublishedApr 8, 2018

Abstract

Bots, usually known as chatbots, have given rise to a brand-new pattern of user-centered interaction. Owing to the development of multi-modal natural language interaction, Bots no longer rely on the graphical desktop for interaction. Consequently, a new interface paradigm is required to normalize the bots-based human-computer interaction, which is no longer limited to the WIMP (windows, icon, menu, and pointer) paradigm of the desktop paradigm. In this paper, a new ASLI (avatar, scenario, language, and instrument) interface paradigm is proposed on the basis of the extended avatar metaphor. The framework of the Bots-based interaction is provided as well as the corresponding interaction instances, which provide guidance for the interface design of Bots-based interaction. The platforms of Bots and ASLI are also discussed and are believed to be able to derive a Bots-based ecosystem in the near future.


Funded by

国家重点研发计划项目(2016YFB1001201)

国家重点研发计划项目(2017YFC0113100)

国家自然科学基金项目(61232013)

国家自然科学基金项目(61422162)

国家自然科学基金项目(61661146002)

中国科学院前沿科学重点研究计划(QYZDY-SSW-JSC041)

上海市经济和信息化委员会专项资金(201602024)

信息网络安全公安部重点实验室开放课题(C16609)


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