Innovation User Experience (UX) topic overview/definition

Literature on Innovation

Here’s the entire UX literature on Innovation by the Interaction Design Foundation, collated in one place:

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Disruptive Innovation

Ch 17: Disruptive Innovation

A disruptive technology or disruptive innovation is an innovation that helps create a new market and value network, and eventually goes on to disrupt an existing market and value network. The term is used in business and technology literature to describe innovations that improve a product or service in ways that the market does not expect. Altho...

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Open User Innovation

Ch 18: Open User Innovation

Almost 30 years ago, researchers began a systematic study of innovation by end users and user firms. At that time, the phenomenon was generally regarded as a minor oddity. Today, it is clear that innovation by users, generally openly shared, is a very powerful and general phenomenon. It is rapidly growing due to continuing advances in computing ...

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