Dan Saffer has done an amazing job synthesizing the chaos into an understandable, This thought-provoking new edition of Designing for Interaction offers the. Designing for Interaction is an AIGA Design Press book, published under Peachpit’s New Dan Saffer has worked for the last decade in the digital medium as a. Building products and services that people interact with is the big challenge of the 21st century. Dan Saffer has done an amazing job synthesizing the chaos into.
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Although written for designers, the book provides structure for managing creativity when coming up with new services and products.
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For a book about smart applications and interaction to not be able to cover the pre-eminent interaction device of hundreds of millions of people is a huge weakness and especially jarring when he pins his prognostication on never-made-it terms like spimes and ubicomp and gone-nowhere-so-far technology like wearable computers and household robots but completely missed mobile smartphones.
User Review – Flag as inappropriate Although written for designers, the book provides structure for managing creativity when coming up with new services and products. Parramatta South Campus Library.
Explore the new design desitning that is behind such products as the iPod and innovative Web sites like Flickr. This book avoids falling into the trap of talking about design as pretty things, and provides an overview of the different approaches to design, and has pointers to other books and resources for learning more.
I would recommend this book if you are new in design, and don’t know where to start. Preview — Designing for Interaction by Dan Saffer. The case studies were well done and insightful. Sep 24, Lucius rated it it was amazing.
Quotes from Designing for Int If you’ve ever wondered why your mobile phone looks pretty but doesn’t work well, you’ve confronted bad interaction design. If you’re a seasoned IxD veteran this book won’t help you progress the field of design forward in any compelling ways. The Future of Interaction Design Epilogue: Skip to content Skip to search.
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It’s funny how a book about interaction design fails to provide a good interaction with its own content by constantly interrupting the reading experience with two pages long boxes in the middle of a sentence. Alternatively, if you’re working with with a new team of non-designers, this book would act as a great 1-night read to bring them up to ijteraction. Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 Advanced for Windows and Macintosh.
Designing for Interaction: Creating Innovative Applications and Devices, 2nd Edition
Dan Saffer has done an amazing job synthesizing the chaos into an understandable, ordered reference that is a bookshelf must-have for anyone thinking of creating new designs. It was clear and easy to read. It is a survey of rudimentary design concepts, process and history, but lacks any focus or depth. Account Fro Sign in. Open to the public Sirsi a; University of Queensland Desifning. Not opening completely new fields of research, but presenting the problems and some approaches to succeed in entering the area.
Solid introduction to interaction design, written with care, wisdom and rigour. Ideation and Design Principles. Much like the book Don’t Make Me Think did for usability testing, this book takes a nice simple approach to breaking down the many aspects interacction interaction design a designer could use. Other Things You Might Like. Request an Instructor or Media review copy. Teaching Students to Self-Assess.
New Riders- Computers – pages. Item s unavailable for purchase. But if you’ve ever marveled at the joy of using an iPhone, shared your photos on Flickr, used an ATM machine, recorded a television show ddesigning TiVo, or ordered a movie off Netflix, you’ve encountered good interaction design: While other books on this subject are either aimed at more seasoned practitioners or else are too focused on a particular medium like software, this guide will take a more holistic approach to the discipline, looking at interaction design for the Web, software, Explore the new design discipline that is behind such products as the iPod and innovative Web sites like Flickr.
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Otherwise, though, the stuff he wrote on his own is sadfer pretty good primer of interaction and user experience design. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Separate different tags with a comma.
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Jul 21, Giovanni rated it really liked it. While other books on this subject are either aimed at more seasoned practitioners or else are too focused on a particular medium like software, this guide will take a more holistic approach to the discipline, looking at interaction design for t.
I was impressed by the organization and conceptual clarity of this book.
Well written and concise. This generally makes them more comfortable and elicits more genuine responses. How To Succeed as an Online Student. Sep 02, Gregory rated it liked it Shelves: Prototyping, Testing, and Development Chapter 9: This first edition is also mortally hampered by dating from the pre-historic era ofotherwise known as “the time before ubiquitous smartphones”.
Learning in the Age of Immediacy. Overall, though, not as helpful a book as it could be.