The Financial Times has unveiled its iPad app. I’d urge you to read the preceding post on iPad usability before watching this video tour. You may bring a better critical sensibility to its user interface design and interaction models.

The prevalence of video also prompts the thought that we need to update our analogies. “A picture is worth a thousand words” is a relic from the print era. Now, what’s a video worth?

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Kent Anderson

Kent Anderson

Kent Anderson is the CEO of RedLink and RedLink Network, a past-President of SSP, and the founder of the Scholarly Kitchen. He has worked as Publisher at AAAS/Science, CEO/Publisher of JBJS, Inc., a publishing executive at the Massachusetts Medical Society, Publishing Director of the New England Journal of Medicine, and Director of Medical Journals at the American Academy of Pediatrics. Opinions on social media or blogs are his own.