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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 A Brief History of Industrial and Interaction Design

    1. Industrial Revolution

    2. Computing Revolution

    3. Information Revolution

    4. Smartphones

    5. Smart Everything

  2. Chapter 2 Sensorial

    1. Formgiving

    2. Color, Materials, Finish (CMF)

    3. Multisensorial Products

    4. Addictive Action

    5. Delightful Reaction

    6. New Frontiers: Designing for Smell and Taste

    7. An Orchestration of the Senses

  3. Chapter 3 Simple

    1. Tiny Tweaks

    2. Physical Modes

    3. Contextual Clarity

    4. Smart Combinations

    5. Magical Moments

    6. Simple > Complex > Simplicity

  4. Chapter 4 Enduring

    1. Worn In

    2. Quintessential

    3. Tailored

    4. Adaptable

    5. Repairable

    6. Layers of Change

  5. Chapter 5 Playful

    1. Provide Amusement

    2. Delight with the Unexpected

    3. Elevate Everyday Actions

    4. Offer an Emotional Boost

    5. Encourage Behavior Change

    6. Path to the Playground

  6. Chapter 6 Thoughtful

    1. Observe People’s Struggles

    2. Anticipate the Context of Use

    3. Concentrate on Comfort

    4. Include Everyone

    5. Design Is in the (Thoughtful) Details

  7. Chapter 7 Sustainable

    1. Enable Recycling

    2. Reduce Waste

    3. Provide a Second Life

    4. Maximize Resources

    5. Sustainability as a Process

  8. Chapter 8 Beautiful

    1. Beauty as Everyday

    2. Beauty as Dignity

    3. Beauty as Honesty

    4. Beauty as Requirement

  9. Chapter 9 Conclusion

    1. Hybrid Education

    2. Hybrid Business

    3. Hybrid Designers

  10. Appendix About the Author

  11. Appendix O’reilly®: Understanding Industrial Design