Designing for Emerging Technologies: UX for Genomics, Robotics, and the Internet of Things

Designing for Emerging Technologies: UX for Genomics, Robotics, and the Internet of Things

by Jonathan Follett


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781449370510
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/04/2014
Pages: 504
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

As the Principal of Involution Studios and one of the leaders of the firm’s emerging technologies practice, Jon has unique experience and access to the research and development driving technological advancement. As an experience design firm, Involution already engaged in significant projects with clients like AstraZeneca, 3M, Partners HealthCare, and the Personal Genome Project in designing research and genomics software, and cutting edge connected products.He writes for UXmatters, A List Apart, Digital Web, and contributed a chapter to Beautiful Data.

Table of Contents

  • List of Contributors
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1: Designing for Emerging Technologies
  • Chapter 2: Intelligent Materials: Designing Material Behavior
  • Chapter 3: Taking Control of Gesture Interaction
  • Chapter 4: Fashion with Function: Designing for Wearables
  • Chapter 5: Learning and Thinking with Things
  • Chapter 6: Designing for Collaborative Robotics
  • Chapter 7: Design Takes on New Dimensions: Evolving Visualization Approaches for Neuroscience and Cosmology
  • Chapter 8: Embeddables: The Next Evolution of Wearable Tech
  • Chapter 9: Prototyping Interactive Objects
  • Chapter 10: Emerging Technology and Toy Design
  • Chapter 11: Musical Instrument Design
  • Chapter 12: Design for Life
  • Chapter 13: Architecture as Interface: Advocating a Hybrid Design Approach for Interconnected Environments
  • Chapter 14: Design for the Networked World: A Practice for the Twenty-First Century
  • Chapter 15: New Responsibilities of the Design Discipline: A Critical Counterweight to the Coming Technologies?
  • Chapter 16: Designing Human-Robot Relationships
  • Chapter 17: Tales from the Crick: Experiences and Services When Design Fiction Meets Synthetic Biology
  • Chapter 18: Beyond 3D Printing: The New Dimensions of Additive Fabrication
  • Chapter 19: Become an Expert at Becoming an Expert
  • Chapter 20: The Changing Role of Design
  • Companies, Products, and Links
  • About the Authors
  • Designing for Emerging Technologies

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