Occams Razor

Unusable podcast (UX & usability)

28-11-2020 • 47 mins

What is Occam's razor? In this episode we discuss simple solutions often being the best.

Other things we talk about:

  • Dieter Rams
  • KISS
  • Programmers predicting & abstracting
  • Andy is "thinly spread"
  • Leaky toilets with a drop valve system
  • Simplicity of the iPhone, compared to older phones
  • Camera shutters on old phones
  • Henry hoover
  • "With greater functionality comes greater complexity", quote by Spiderman

Links mentioned:

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. Here's the link to the episode: https://podcast.theunusable.com/podcasts/020-occams-razor.mp3 Music is by [Gold5472](https://gold5472.newgrounds.com/)

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