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This may not be an answer to the specific question you are asking ("Any specific site, application or book...?"), but perhaps it can help... A drag-n-drop, graphical interface for Set-Manipulation should have a strong mapping of screen-geography to some aspect of the data being represented. When viewing a selection of Sets, the arrangement of those Sets on ...


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Well in short - and I'm sure your team has come to this conclusion already - users won't be able to run all of these in one fell swoop. The closest you could get would be to mimic Excel-like functionality whereby users can add cell-level functions to manipulate the values. My gut reaction/solution: Grids. 3,000-5,000 records is a trivial amount. Minuscule ...


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The requirements sound like a good fit for a spreadsheet-like application to me: the primary focus should be on the data - display as much info as possible about the records (5000 is not that many data, but you could use infinite scroll techniques) autofilter-like search on the data, saved searches and tick-box selection would provide the best way to select ...


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NO. NO! NO!! NO!!! NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Don't 20 somethings work? Don't teens and 20 somethings have parents, significant others, room mates and others? Sometimes you need to be quiet and the last thing you need is SOUND. Yes you can turn the sound off, or have head phones - but we all forget don't we? So the answer is NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...


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You should respond with 503 Service Unavailable and show a Custom error response. If you have statistical data of peak hours, you can show a nice graph to the user showing the best hours for connecting. Oh, and avoid "too funny" messages, unless the public expects you to be funny. Anyway, you should check the reason for those "service unavailable", ...


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"Any specific site, application or book where I can find more about such an approach?" None I know of. Your best bet may be some Ph.D/M.Sc visualisation research thesis. To get the UX design right need to understand the Users Domain and create a model of this in the system that they can interact with. What not many people realise is that SQL is a textual ...


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