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good reading on desinging GUI's

Hello,
Since I'm absolute newbie in GUI development, I would like to ask for suggestions on good reading material on GUI design and development.

Thank you
guy
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
 
 
You could start with "User Interface Design for Programmers".
http://www.joelonsoftware.com/BuytheBooks.html
Mark Ransom Send private email
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
 
 
Books by Alan Cooper, inc. "ABOUT FACE The Essentials of user interface design".

Probably a little dated but still a very worthwhile read.
Neville Franks Send private email
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
 
 
Alan Cooper also has another decent read called The Inmates are Running the Asylum.
Marcus from Melbourne
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
 
 
Anything by Bruce Tognazzini:

"Tog on Interface" or "Tog on Software Design" and the AskTog web site:

http://www.asktog.com
Jeff Dutky Send private email
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
 
 
Steve Krug - Don't Make Me Think.

While the book is geared for website design, most of it applies to GUI's also.
Eric D. Burdo Send private email
Thursday, April 26, 2007
 
 
Not very technical but intersting none the less.

Jef Raskin - The Humane Interface

Thursday, April 26, 2007
 
 

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