Belsky’s statement clearly pinpoints how modern interface design should be less about the technology behind it, and more about the value it creates for its consumers.

Interface layers simplify users lives by integrating multiple digital products and functions into a single, digestible interface. This consolidation trumps preserving the identity of each underlying product - instead putting the consumer’s needs first. We believe this is key to creating meaningful value for people in their day to day use of digital tools.

Source: Medium