MASTERING INTERACTION DESIGN FOR NEW DEVICES AND INTERFACES.
The first three editions of About Face shaped the evolution of interaction design, bringing it from development shops and research labs into the everyday language of product marketing, design and development. This fourth edition, the most significant revision yet, features a stunning new design and a full color interior. Addressing the many changes in the design landscape since its last publication, this new edition includes interaction methods and strategies for touchscreen phones and tablets, as well as updated chapters for the web and for desktop applications.
THIS NEW EDITION FEATURES
Updated interaction design principles, patterns, and practices
New content relevant to mobile platforms and differing screen sizes
Updated examples reflecting current state-of-the-art interfaces
The latest iteration of Cooper’s popular Goal-Directed Design methodology
Christopher Noessel is a veteran in the UX world: designing products, services, and strategy for the health, financial, and consumer domains, among many others, for more than 20 years. He co-founded a small interaction design agency and he worked as a director of information design at international Web consultancy marchFIRST, where he also helped establish the interaction design Center of Excellence. He was instrumental in crafting the pair design practice while at Cooper, while working with clients from worldwide media companies to local startups. He has published over 50 popular blog posts on Cooper’s Journal, is co-author of the book Make It So: Interaction Design Lessons from Science Fiction, and keeps the blog scifiinterfaces.com.