Links: 7-17-2018

  • The hotel bathroom puzzle | Alec Nevala-Lee
    Quote: "When simple things need instructions, it is a certain sign of poor design.” And that’s as true of stories as of sinks. Whenever a movie gives us an introductory scroll of text, a lingering shot of a sign, or a chyron to explain where we are or how much time has passed, it signals that the underlying problem hasn’t really been solved. If you want to find the right answer, you have to start by asking the right question. And then you can soak in the tub until you’ve figured it out—as long a…
    (categories: design usability engineering problemsolving )

Links: 7-4-2018