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Icon design for early Mac OS, by artist Susan Kare and Digital Design

Icon design for early Mac OS, by artist Susan Kare and Digital Design

A nice article about the designer of the first mac user-interface icons and fonts. And a bit about the start of Digital Design of the graphical user interface developed at xerox park and super paint, developed about 40 years ago (1972)...

"Thirty years ago, as tech titans battled for real estate in the personal computer market, an inconspicuous young artist gave the Macintosh a smile."

Read more: http://priceonomics.com/the-woman-behind-apples-first-icons/

The Origins of Common UI Symbols

The Origins of Common UI Symbols

A nice little article about icon design and the origin of everyday symbols;
"They are road signs for your daily rituals — the instantly recognized symbols and icons you press, click and ogle countless times a day when you interact with your computer. But how much do you know about their origins?"
Read More: https://readymag.com/shuffle/ui-symbols/

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