Posts filed under “design”

From the Inbox…

A few things that have flown across my field of consciousness in the past week or two… Jakob Nielsen recommends the use of mega drop-down menus. I’ve been watching quite a bit of TED lately. My top three TED talks of late are Don Norman on emotional design, Stefan Sagmeister on design & happiness, and […]

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Got Culture?

Douglas Bowman, a damned fine designer, just quit his job at Google due to basic, deep-set cultural differences: When a company is filled with engineers, it turns to engineering to solve problems. Reduce each decision to a simple logic problem. Remove all subjectivity and just look at the data. Data in your favor? Ok, launch […]

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Go Get ’em!

A while back I mentioned Frank Chimero and his lovely poster designs, and bemoaned the fact that they couldn’t be bought. I hassled him in email, and he replied, saying he was working on it and to expect the store “soon”. Well, soon has come. There are 14 different design themed posters, each for $25, […]

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dConstruct Interviews

Videos don’t seem to be the kind of content that inspires too many comments, but judging by the links to my Reboot interviews, it seems like you’ve enjoyed them. Going on that–and considering how much I enjoyed meeting the folks I interviewed–I’m planning on continuing the series at dConstruct. I’ll only be there one day […]

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