Raskin decides to rename the field of Information Design

to the lovely mouthful: Designing Information Representation. ;) Though giving into sensational title temptation he goes on with great points about Shannon (you do know who Claude Shannon is - don't you? ) and some of the challenges we face in the User Experience field.

thanks Webword

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See also

See also the lengthy version of Raskin's article on his site (which we blogged earlier last year).


Fiddling while Rome burns. What a long winded, pompous article.

Yes. This is how I feel of la

Yes. This is how I feel of late about theoretical discussions. Perhaps it is because I am presently dealing with colleagues nitpicking my work and not seeing the forest for the trees.