Susan Kare User Interface Graphics

by Volker Weber

Susan Kare invented the iconography of modern computing -- literally. The trashcan, the watch-cursor, the alertbox. Her résumé is both awe-inspiring and daunting. As Patrick says: "It's an understated presentation, but kind of overwhelming. 'Hi, I invented everything you look at all day long. If you're very lucky, you may be able to hire me,' it does not actually say, but might as well."

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