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User Review  - castiron - LibraryThing

When you have trouble operating an ordinary household item, the problem may not be you; it may be that the item is badly designed. An interesting and logical look at how poor design complicates ... Read full review

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User Review  - bunwat - LibraryThing

Loved the premise, the execution left me a little cold. There was much here that was interesting but then it would start turning into a text book. I'm sure that for an engineering student or a ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Ruth - Goodreads

This book goes about as deep into the theory and practice of design as a layperson could want to go. Many of the examples are hopelessly outdated, resulting in the impression that the author is an ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Jitesh - Goodreads

I was looking for a new perspective, a new way of looking at things & this book was exactly that. It talks about everyday designs that exists in all the things that we use. And it is beautiful to ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Patrick - Goodreads

I want one of those dysfunctional kettles on my desk Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Jitesh - Goodreads

I was looking for a new perspective, a new way of looking at things & this book was exactly that. It talks about everyday designs that exists in all the things that we use. And it is beautiful to ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Jocelyn - Goodreads

I'm only about halfway through and it feels a little bit like old man grumpy musings, but there is good info in there. Incidentally, I can't believe how badly the eBook I bought is formatted ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Chris Dodds - Goodreads

An OK book about general user experience issues. It's a bit dated at this point; there's a lot of talk about programming VCRs and hoping for smartphones to be invented, but most of the content is ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Vuk Trifkovic - Goodreads

A classic, but by now re-told umpteen times. Still worth a read... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Jesse - Goodreads

While many of its examples are outdated, Norman's book excellently summarizes the principles of design that ought to be obvious, but often aren't. For the thinking individual, nothing should be new ... Read full review


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