Noah J Nelson on Wednesday, Aug. 14th
Cliff Kuang's "Why a New Golden Age for UI Design Is Around the Corner" article over at Wired is an excellent primer on the art and science of experience design.
Today’s app and software designers already have a deep understanding of how customers interact with their products. They know down to the pixel where to place a button, how fast a screen should scroll, and how to make an app simple without making it simplistic. But as designers move off of screens and into the larger world, they’ll need to consider every nuance of our everyday activity and understand human behavior every bit as well as novelists or filmmakers.
Go read it, already.
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