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History of Interaction Design Summarized

The best thing I’ve read lately – and possibly the best summary of interaction design I’ve seen – is Marc Rettig’s Interaction Design History in a Teeny Little Nutshell (PDF slideshow). On how computers should work for us instead of vice-versa: ‘I like to listen to “Morning Edition” on the radio in the mornings. Why shouldnąt the broadcast follow me from bathroom to bedroom to kitchen, then into the car?‘ Link courtesy Peter Bogaards.