Flat Design? Destroying Apple’s Legacy… or Saving It

I very much enjoyed this post by Amy Hoy on recent design trends in Apple’s products. Choice quote:

Minimalism in software is achieved by simplifying feature sets, not stripping away pixels.

In software, affordances are everything. And all affordances are made of pixels. It’s not minimalism to rip away the very things your users need.

It’s sadism.

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