Donald Norman and Emotional Design – Reflective Design

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Featured image source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5e/Pebble_watch_trio_group_04.png The ‘meaning of things’. Reflective design is cultural specfic, it is the personal experience and remembrances something evokes. It also deals with the ‘self-image’ of products. Norman writes: ‘Do you sometimes avoid a purchase ‘because it wouldnt … Continued

Why do people become attached to their products? – Ruth Mugge

Emotional Attachment to Products By Ruth Mugge found at icsid.org/feature/current/articles563.htm. Feature Image source: http://bit.ly/1rFKW61 I read this article after being intrigued by Miles Park’s presentation and looking at product longevity. ‘If people feel strongly attached to a product, they are also … Continued