We’re very good at designing connectivity into products, but not very good at designing in privacy. Push mute on your Amazon Alexa. Do you believe she isn’t still listening?
Great interfaces are under threat. From screens. Think about every time you’ve tapped a screen and then looked elsewhere to check what happened. These products are letting you down, and centralised interfaces are to blame. The antidote? Distributed interfaces.
One of the most dangerous places in the world today are the roads. You are most likely familiar with the current trend inside cars to include expansive, interactive touchscreens. But I'd like to show you a glimpse of a very different sort of interface challenge.