Category Archives: Interviews

Apple’s products are getting harder to use because they ignore principles of design.

Posted by Jnd.org |10 Aug 15 |

I was once proud to be at Apple, proud of Apple’s reputation of advancing ease of use and understanding. Alas, these attributes are fast disappearing from their products in favor of pretty looks, or as designers call it “styling.” A jour…

CNN video: Why emotion is an important part of design

Posted by Jnd.org |20 May 15 |

CNN filmed me talking about Emotional Design. Then they pieced together a 3 1/3 minute video of me wandering about, tugging at my beard, and uttering sound bites.http://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2015/05/18/don-norman.cnn…

CNN video: Why emotion is an important part of design

Posted by Jnd.org |20 May 15 |

CNN filmed me talking about Emotional Design. Then they pieced together a 3 1/3 minute video of me wandering about, tugging at my beard, and uttering sound bites.http://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2015/05/18/don-norman.cnn…

Design with humans in mind: Interview in APS Observer

Posted by Jnd.org |02 Jun 15 |

Mariko Hewer of the Association for Psychological Science interviewed me and wrote a nice discussion of the role that psychology should be playing in design. Too much of psychological research is abstract and over-specialized, that when …

Design with humans in mind: Interview in APS Observer

Posted by Jnd.org |02 Jun 15 |

Mariko Hewer of the Association for Psychological Science interviewed me and wrote a nice discussion of the role that psychology should be playing in design. Too much of psychological research is abstract and over-specialized, that when …

Fast Company article about the evils of email

Posted by Jnd.org |20 Jun 15 |

John Pavlus, a writer and filmmaker focusing on science, tech, and design topics, interviewed me for an article he was writing for Fast Company. It is now published with the endearing title “How Email Became The Most Reviled Communicatio…