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User-centered design... in the SF Chronicle? Posted on 01/08/2002.

Well shut my mouth. Smart product design has been written up in the usually laughable San Francisco Comical. This article discusses the development of Handspring's Treo, with a number of paragraphs devoted to the design ethnography that went into researching mobile devices. Could San Francisco be getting a decent local paper? I'm not holding my breath...

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I also posted something in my blog about this article. See


p.s. Hey Peter, how about adding my blog to your "surf" list? Hopefully you took my post about you in the Lord of the Rings as humorous. (?)
Posted by Lyle @ 01/08/2002 07:02 AM PST [link to this comment]

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