I sit through a lot of presentations and I have strong opinions about the right way to do them. One of my pet hates is the "questions" slide that people put at the end of a deck. I hate this for three reasons. First, it ends a presentation of work that's taken anywhere from six [...]
Apple’s best moments haven’t been about building elitist filigree but about democratizing meaningful function, and releasing a technology only when the time was right. Mark Wilson in FastCoDesign with the hyperbolic You Guys Realise the Apple Watch is Going to Flop, Right? I think there's design criticism to be had with the Apple Watch. The [...]
In tomorrow's Research Methods tute, this paper is used as a model for the first assignment, a "critical analysis" of a research paper. The point is not to criticise the paper but to demonstrate understanding of how the paper articulates potential design outcomes.