The Design of Future Things

The Design of Future Things

by Don Norman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465002285

ISBN-13: 9780465002283

Pub. Date: 05/12/2009

Publisher: Basic Books

In The Design of Future Things, best-selling author Donald A. Norman presents a revealing examination of smart technology, from smooth-talking GPS units to cantankerous refrigerators. Exploring the links between design and human psychology, he offers a consumer-oriented theory of natural human-machine interaction that can be put into practice by the

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In The Design of Future Things, best-selling author Donald A. Norman presents a revealing examination of smart technology, from smooth-talking GPS units to cantankerous refrigerators. Exploring the links between design and human psychology, he offers a consumer-oriented theory of natural human-machine interaction that can be put into practice by the engineers and industrial designers of tomorrow’s thinking machines. A fascinating look at the perils and promise of the intelligent objects of the future, The Design of Future Things is a must-read for anyone interested in the dawn of a new era in technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465002283
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
05/12/2009
Edition description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
698,627
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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