The following article from the IHT marks a great case of where scarcity was adopted as a design constraint. Our customers might not rally to the call for a “People?’s Website”, but this a powerful application of the question “Do we really need that?”
A few examples of their bravado:
- “So what if I’m going at 65 or 75?” Taneja said, referring to the use of a less precise speedometer.
- “When I need silver,” he said, “why am I investing in gold?”