1990s

Intuitive Equals Familiar

Posted in 1990s, Articles, Basics, Inspirational, Interface Design on October 5th, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Jeff Raskin, “Intuitive Equals Familiar” (1994)

The Computer for the 21st Century

Posted in 1990s, Articles, Ubicomp and Internet of Things, Visionary on October 5th, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Mark Weiser, “The Computer for the 21st Century” (1991)

Visionary introduction to ubiquitous computing: “The most profound technologies are those that disappear. They weave themselves into the fabric of everyday life until they are indistinguishable from it.” Introduces concepts such as Pads, Tabs, and Boards.

A Software Design Manifesto

Posted in 1990s, Articles, Inspirational, Visionary on October 5th, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Mitch Kapor, “A Software Design Manifesto” (1990)

Working with Interface Metaphors

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Thomas Erickson, “Working with Interface Metaphors” (pdf) (1990)