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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 Many of the examples are hopelessly outdated, resulting in the impression that the author is an ...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While many of its examples are outdated, Norman's book excellently summarizes the principles of design that ought to be obvious, but often aren't. For the thinking individual, nothing should be new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

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Shawn - Goodreads

The principles this book discusses are timeless, but the specific examples cited in this book are not. I didn't mind the outdated examples, and I actually liked seeing how many things discussed in ... Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Bob - Goodreads

I suppose my expectations were set too high by others who have raved about this book :-). It was good, but not fantastic - perhaps I already think about design the way Mr. Norman presents it? Read full review


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