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Ruined by Design

How Designers Destroyed the World, and What We Can Do to Fix It

Mike Monteiro

The world is working exactly as designed. The combustion engine which is destroying our planet's atmosphere and rapidly making it inhospitable is working exactly as we designed it. Guns, which lead to so much death, work exactly as they're designed to work. And every time we "improve" their design, they get better at killing. Facebook's privacy set...
Publish Date
2019-03-29T00:00:00.000Z
2019-03-29T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
4.18
ISBN
9781090532084
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
2020-01-30T03:18:35.000Z
My god, @monteiro ‘s book “ruined by design” should be mandatory reading for anyone in the software industry - beautiful, powerful, lucid and eye opening. Treat yourself and get the book.      source
2019-05-07T13:19:10.000Z
I love that @monteiro writes in such clear, direct language. Reading his new book "Ruined by Design" might be difficult or hurt your ego, designers. And, you might disagree with Mike. But you should read it for a clear-headed viewpoint on our mistakes and challenges. 👏      source
2020-01-05T18:35:18.000Z
"The world is working exactly as designed. And it’s not working very well. " Mike Monteiro (Must have book..)      source