Further Reading

Scott McCloud’s Understanding Comics [McC94] offers insight into how people “read” images. If you want to learn more about designing icons, I also recommend Adrian Frutiger’s Signs and Symbols: Their Design and Meaning [Fru98].

Max Steenbergen talks about the trade-off between attractiveness and functionalism in his essay “Eye Candy vs. Bare-Bones in UI Design.”[68]



Find out more at http://www.realmacsoftware.com/courier.


The synthesizer shown in the figure is Korg’s iELECTRIBE. Find out more at http://www.korg.com/ielectribe.


Read the essay at http://www.marco.org/441168915.


Read his essay here: http://www.asktog.com/readerMail/1999-06ReaderMail.html.


Learn more about Beatwave at http://collect3.com.au/beatwave ...

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