Basics

First Principles of Interaction Design

Posted in 2000s, Articles, Basics on October 5th, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Bruce Tognazzini, “First Principles of Interaction Design” (2003)

So You Want to Be an Interaction Designer

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Robert Reimann, “So You Want to Be an Interaction Designer” (2001)

Good Design in the Digital Age

Posted in 2000s, Articles, Basics, Ethics on October 5th, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Richard Buchanan, “Good Design in the Digital Age” (pdf) (2000)

At the Heart of Interaction Design

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

Lauralee Alben, “At the Heart of Interaction Design” (pdf) (1996)

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)

Ten Things I Have Learned

Posted in 2000s, Articles, Basics, Inspirational on October 4th, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Milton Glaser, “Ten Things I have Learned” (2001)

Arguing for the designer to do “continuous transgression.”

Affordances and Design

Posted in 1980s, Articles, Basics, Interface Design on October 2nd, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Don Norman, “Affordances and Design” (1988)

Introduces the concept of affordances into the design arena.

A Theory of Human Motivation

Posted in 1940s, Articles, Basics on October 2nd, 2010 by Dan – Be the first to comment

Abraham Maslow, “A Theory of Human Motivation” (1943)

Introduces the concept of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs.