Amber Case discusses using the principles of Calm Technology to design the next generation of connected devices, covering notification styles, compressing information into other senses, and designing for the least amount of cognitive overhead.
Amber Case is currently a fellow at Harvard University’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society. She is a cyborg anthropologist and user experience designer. She studies the interaction between humans and computers and how our relationship with information is changing the way cultures think, act, and understand their worlds.
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