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Visual Thinking: for Design (Morgan Kaufmann Series in Interactive Technologies)

Increasingly, designers need to present information in ways that aid their audience's thinking process. Fortunately, results from the relatively new science of human visual perception provide valuable guidance.

In Visual Thinking for Design, Colin Ware takes what we now know about perception, cognition, and attention and transforms it into concrete advice that designers can directly apply. He demonstrates how designs can be considered as tools for cognition - extensions of the viewer's brain in much the same way that a hammer is an extension of the user's hand…

Submitted:Mar 7, 2009
Author:Colin Ware
Brand:Morgan Kaufmann
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Category:Graphics & Multimedia
3 diggs • 0 comments • Mar 7, 2009

Visual Thinking: for Design

Through a detailed analysis of the mechanics of visual cognition, this book teaches us how to see as designers, by anticipating how others will see our designs.


PHP 5 in Practice

With the release of PHP 5 web developers need a guide to developing with PHP 5 to both learn its complex new features and more fully implement the long-standing features on which PHP's success is built. PHP 5 in Practice is a reference guide that provides developers with easy-to-use and easily extensible code to solve common PHP problems. It focuses on providing real code solutions to problems, allowing the reader to learn by seeing exactly what is happening behind the scenes to get your solution…

Submitted:Aug 31, 2006
Author:Elliott White
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Category:Graphics & Multimedia
9 diggs • 2 comments • Aug 31, 2006

Digg Developer Releases PHP 5 in Practice (Paperback)

Available at ($26.39). The book is called 'PHP 5 in Practice'. Eli will also be giving several presentations on PHP development over the next few months.