Jeffrey Zeldman 4.59
Design, interaction design, and web design are now inseparable. And the design work we do changes how people learn, share, shop, experience, remember, and even find love. But the internet did not spring full-blown from the beard of Zeus or the mind of Al Gore. It is based on inventions dating back to 1452. To understand our own time, and the remarkable creative, social, and entrepreneurial opportunities our discipline affords, we trace the early beginnings, observing how one great idea leads to another.