@keturn I'd expect it to have actual theories that aren't basic visual design theory. You'd think the interaction part would actually make a significant difference to have something beyond visual design theory but as far as ui science goes it doesn't seem to?
There's also other types of science than statistics, y'now?
@keturn And you know, I expect that if someone goes 'oooh, we did all the science', I'd actually be able to learn something from it, instead of it being just a rehash of visual design basics.
But it is often not, and this gets especially annoying when people go 'oh you should like, invest yourself into learning about all the science these guys did', but then it turns out to be useless.
So ok, UI/UX design is science, it's just useless for actual ui/ux design questions.
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