Pragmatic design requires no radical alterations to the existing digital ecology and has successfully provided many viable solutions. Given the skills limitations within the developing world, however, developers also need a new design focus that views the user as designer.

Citation: Gary Marsden, "Toward Empowered Design," Computer, vol. 41, no. 6, pp. 42-46, June 2008.

Gary Marsden
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