The Future of Hardware Design Depends On Machine Learning

In the late 1970s, celebrated father industrial design Dieter Rams became increasingly concerned by the state of the world around him — “an impenetrable confusion of forms, colors, and noises,” he famously said. He then asked himself an important question: is my design good? Rams decided that good design can be measured in a finite set of ten important principles: “Good design is innovative, makes a product useful, is aesthetic, makes a product understandable, unobtrusive, honest, long-lasting, is thorough down to the last detail, environmentally friendly, and last but not the least less important: good design is as little design as possible.”

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