Design for slow, intermittent, and offline connectivity, to reduce user frustration
I wrote this story with Susanna Zaraysky, a Content Strategist on the Material Design team.
With many working from home around the world, more people are consuming high bandwidth content through streaming videos, conference calls, and sending/receiving files. The high demand for internet and shared bandwidth in residences combined with technological infrastructure problems and extreme weather events means that connectivity is often intermittent. …