Linked by Julian Fietkau on Fri 11th Mar 2011 09:55 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces Over the past few decades, the software that enables us to be productive with our computers has become increasingly sophisticated and complex. Today's UI designers are faced with the challenge of devising graphical user interfaces that are easy to grasp and use, yet still provide access to a wide range of features. Here are some ideas about the nature of GUI complexity, followed by a couple of thoughts on simplicity that might just surprise you.
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by puelocesar on Sat 12th Mar 2011 02:22 UTC
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Congrats for the introductory article, I greatly applaude your attitude towards educating developers in usability issues. That's really one thing that every dev should study and apply on their daily work.

I also want to recommend some great articles for beginners on UX:

Great introductory article on Interaction Design:
http://www.uxbooth.com/blog/complete-beginners-guide-to-interaction...

Illustrated article talking about this complexity subject. This one is for UI designers, but developers can also learn a thing or two with it:
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/10/07/minimizing-complexity-in...

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