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Confusion between human and
machine. Human metaphor error.
Machine.Essential is: no human operator but a machine.






Finance

Human clerk or a machine (24/7)
for parking ticket?
Parking ticket payment machine.






Finance

The machine is not:
a human teller (casher).
Not automatic: user action is required.
Banknote/money
issuing machine. Geldmachine/apparaat.
There is a machine (not a human operator).
User action is required.






Finance

Human bank clerk or a money machine?Banknote/money issuing machine.
Geldmachine/apparaat (24/7).






Finance

Man or machine?Money transfer window.Human clerk not a machine (24/7).






GUI webVisit us.Form, refer to content (e.g. rooms available).






Transp. road

Technology used is described.
(Speed control sign UK.)






GUI web

Not automatic: user action is required.Done by/selected by program.Machine performs the action once.






GUI web



Auto.






Finance

Distributeur de billets (24/7). [ATM]






Finance

Not automatic: user action is required.Payment machine (24/7).There is a machine (no human).
User action required.






Transp. road

Technology used is described.
Not automatic: no permanent repeated actions for driver.
Contrôles vitesse.Driver’s task related: Your speed is being watched.






Transp. road

Technology used is described.Contrôles vitesse.Driver’s task related: Your speed is being watched.






Transp. road

Error: there is no long distance.Automatic payment (24/7).Task action related.






Finance



Zonder toestemming accepteren.Shows that important user action is omitted.






Finance

Not automatic: user action is required.Geldmachine/apparaat.There is a machine (no human casher).






Finance



Betaalapparaat.






Finance

Technology dependent: no pin with modern technology.
The card is not a pass/entrance card.


Compatible with actions of the user.
Technology independent.






GUI web



Omit word loket.






General

Clear when there is a machine
(24/7, not a human operator)
and no user action is required.
Apparaat of machine.When user actions are required.






General

No permanent machine actions
and no user actions required.
Wasmachine.Like: dishwasher (machine).






Transp. pub. ovchip





No passenger actions.
Technology (chip) independent.






Transp. road

Met betaalpas 24/7






Transp. road

Geen machine of automaat beslist
maar mens op afstand.
Telebrugwachter.De brugwachter zit op afstand,
bedient meer bruggen en
kan u mogelijk niet zien.
Opletten dus!