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“Edwin Land, inventor of the Polaroid camera, once said that his method of design was to start with a vision of what you want and then, one by one, remove the technical obstacles until you have it. I think that’s what Steve Jobs does. He starts with a vision rather than a list of features.”
Fred Brooks, in interview by Wired’s Magazine’s Kevin Kelly about his new book The Design of Design

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“Once your user base has grown beyond a certain point, you cannot take features away from them. They will freak out. Whether the feature is good or bad, once you launch it you’ve married it.”
Ryan at 37Signals

posted by john on Sunday, Jul 06, 2008