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Cliff Kuang

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"Really insightful book about how designers approach their tasks and about the broader questions of how designs affect the way we see the possibilities and the world. I felt like the first 2/3 of the book (about the historical evolution of user experi" Read more of this review »
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"Wow-this was an amazing read! As an industry leader, it's hard to find technology books which thread practical storytelling, complex topical paradigms and new and unheard historical perspectives. This book does all of it. For students, new or lifelon" Read more of this review »
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"I have this five stars based on the number of Post Its I used and anecdotes I related to my husband. Great stories about why Three Mile Island melted, planes crash and Walt Disney. We take good design based on psychology for granted. After reading th" Read more of this review »
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“You have to know why people behave as they do—and design around their foibles and limitations, rather than some ideal.”
Cliff Kuang, User Friendly: How the Hidden Rules of Design are Changing the Way We Live, Work & Play

“Whether we’re communicating with a human or a machine, the goal is to create a shared understanding of the world. That’s the point behind both the rules governing polite conversation and how a user-friendly machine should work.”
Cliff Kuang, User Friendly: How the Hidden Rules of Design Are Changing the Way We Live, Work, and Play

“The most important problems to solve were those that weren’t being expressed. The most important questions to ask were those that people never thought to ask themselves.”
Cliff Kuang, User Friendly: How the Hidden Rules of Design are Changing the Way We Live, Work & Play




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