the full potential of sound design for a mobile device such as this is so poorly understood by designers and so poorly underutilized that it is almost sickening to think of it (at least when your domain of expertise is sound design in a world that mostly doesn’t know it exists)
I have absolutely struggled with this.

This is an interesting point! I’ll be honest, sound design isn’t something I’ve thought of on this level. But why shouldn’t it be considered as thoroughly as visual elements?

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