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Performance Load

打字猴之前參與過Universal Principles of Design的讀書會,發現其實這本書的應用還滿廣的。在此筆記一下Performance Load這個章節的心得和個人的體悟。 13 more words

So It Begins

Today, I’ve received the last of 5 books I placed on hold from the library (one of which looked like it came from the 70’s, so I promptly returned it). 65 more words

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Universal Principles of Design

Universal Principles of Design by William Lidwell

Good for: Learning ux design techniques and methods.

Design. The moment you read that word several things could have sprouted in your imagination, but most often the first thing that comes to mind is a visual pattern. 425 more words


Universal Principles of Design - By Jill Butler, Kritina Holden and Will Lidwell

This book was recommended to all product design students prior to the course starting. 

Description: “This comprehensive, cross-disciplinary encyclopaedia of design pairs clear explanations of every design concept with visual examples of the concepts applied in practice.” 265 more words

Universal Principles Of Design

Ockhams’ Razor and The Law of Prägnanz

Can your mind make sense of the complicated image above? I purposefully layered a number of common visual conventions, to see if our minds can see the patterns that develop because of… 1,209 more words


Kid-sized fun!

Where did the biggest smiles happen for my friend’s 4 and 6-year old at Disney’s Hollywood Studios (Disney World, Florida)?

In a playground, of course! But not just any playground … the… 358 more words


The Pareto Principle - The Law of 80/20

The ‘law of 80/20’ (also called the ‘law of the vital few’) has proved to be an important principle in business and economics. Named after an Italian economist, this principle illustrates the common observation that 80% of effects are produced by 20% of causes. 277 more words

Universal Principles Of Design