In Praise of the Joystick

5 Jun 2005 - 8:54am
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Dan Saffer

"The translation of human will into machine movement via a single
stick may be one of the most overlooked achievements of the last 100
years. "I would say that it was the 20th century's distinctive
contribution to the interface between people and machines," said Mr.
Tenner, who is author of "Our Own Devices: How Technology Remakes
Humanity." " "

from New York Times (requires registration)

Dan Saffer
Sr. Interaction Designer, Adaptive Path

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