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  • n. Alternative spelling of browsability.


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From browseable.


  • Indie bricks and mortar bookstores may not always be able to satisfy that desire for "search-find-click-done" instantaneity, but they do have an edge in browseability.

    John Mesjak: It's Okay to Be Ambidextrous, but Don't Let Either Hand Do All the Work: on Jaron Lanier and Book Buying

  • It is the browseability (which is not a word, but whatever) of the physical that has yet to be replaced by the online experience.

    Beyond Robson

  • This is why browseability is so important; it allows users to "stum - ble" across useful information they didn't know they were looking for.

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows

  • In the context of his news organization's plans to invest in a reader technology that would enable ultra-browseability -- and certainly, in the context of the ongoing conversation about whether consumers should or must pay for content in digital channels - these comments are hardly new.


  • We have a strong tradition — backed up by student feedback — of facilitating browsing throughout the collection, and we’ve resisted fragmenting the collection in order to preserve browseability.

    2008 March « Attempting Elegance


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