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Design Crimes From 2018

Episode 008 -

49 minutes

Bad design from 2018, plus other usability problems, dark patterns, how a computer forced David into an encounter with a naked man & the origins of the PlayStation buttons.

Other things we talk about:

  • Dongles
  • Bad usability prevents Americans from voting
  • How the hamburger menu is horrible
  • A urinal game
  • A building that injures people
  • A terrible robot shop assistant
  • A computer forces David into an encounter with a naked man
  • The origins of the PlayStation buttons
  • Inclusive design

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The Unusable podcast is presented by Andrew Waite & David Ball, who discuss the importance of user experience (UX) in technology & the world around us, & talk about great design that just works - or moan about it when it doesn't.

Music is by Gold5472