Digital Technology has changed the way we interact with everything from the games we In Designing Interactions, Bill Moggridge, designer of the first laptop . Contents. Foreword vii. Whatls Interaction Design? by Gillian Crampton Smith. Preface xxi. Introduction. 1. Two personal stories. 1. The Mouse and the Desktop. A pioneer in interaction design tells the stories of designers who changed the way people use everyday things in the digital era, interviewing the founders of.

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Trivia About Interactinos Interac Apr 18, Skate added it Shelves: Haven’t read the whole thing yet, but this book needs “History of” in the title because “Designing Interactions” makes it sound like you might actually learn how to.

Designing Interactions [With CDROM]

Designing Interactions has 10 chapters following the development of the computer and how it was affected by interactive design — and how it helped d Bill Moggridgedesigner of the first laptop and best known as one of the founders of IDEO, wrote Designing Interactions to capture what he has seen and learned to highlight the importance of interactive design, including usability, moggridgw and how the most accepted best practices can often wilt vs.

A great case study too on good design covering various “interaction design” domains There are no discussion topics on this book yet. You want something familiar and somewhat new.

Revised and Expanded Edition. Don’t Imteractions Me Think, Revisited: Return to Book Page. The Design of Everyday Things: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The last chapter, which is 94 pages, is the main chapter you can learn from.


So far I haven’t gained much insight into how to approach problems and not be horrible at this stuff.

Designing Interactions [With CDROM] by Bill Moggridge

In Designing Interactionsaward-winning designer Bill Moggridge introduces us to forty influential designers who have shaped our interaction with technology. Designing Interactions is a deeply knowing, intimate portrayal of these people: I bet they won’t do it. While some chapters are more theoretical, and impart ideas about interaction design, others tell stories about how things came to be designed the way they were.

As long as you make it easy, intuitive, fast and so interactlons. Open Preview See a Problem? There isn’t much practical information here Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. It’s not, though I would recommend it to anyone going into that field. Instead, it is a bunch of very biased case studies. My only major complaint is that it’s too much of a good thing.

Designing Interactions

If that’s what you’re looking for, then it might be for you. Anyone serious about expanding the use of design. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Someone should make a book called “Poorly Designed Interactions” and explain what not to do, because all this book is telling me to do is: Just think how much more valuable a book it would be. A 7-year old mostly obsolete book!

Sep 27, Michel rated it liked blil Shelves: It’s downfall has been the attempt to use a blended individual that is less talented in both areas. This book might be colossal, but if you take the time to read it, you’ll be doubly rewarded.


Designers of digital technology products no longer regard their job as designing a physical object–beautiful or utilitarian–but as designing our interactions with it.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Pages with related products. Good book about the design process, but some of the stuff they spotlight at the end is really creepy, and kind of illustrates how designers can make some dumb shit. Their stories chart the history of entrepreneurial design development for technology.

Add both to Cart Add both to List. More than anything, the book is a joy to read – I found myself spending so much time reading I had to give it away during the school semester. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. The title of this book might suggest that it’s an introduction to the field of human-computer interaction HCI.

And there are 22 completely ineractions pages in the book.

Well designed book, but maybe a little over-ambitious. My biggest gripe was that it’s heavily interctions towards Apple. Dec 17, Lorenzo Diaz campos rated it it was amazing Shelves: And Moggridge tells the story of his own design process and explains the focus on people and prototypes that has been successful at IDEO–how interaftions needs and desires of people can inspire innovative designs and how prototyping methods are evolving for the design of digital technology.

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