Whatever fortune brings, don’t be afraid of doing things.– Herman Melville
A smile is the chosen vehicle of all ambiguities.– Herman Melville
Genesis of the Leatherman
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Vision without execution is hallucination– Thomas Edison
Some of the best industrial designers I know, were initially trained in the crafts of boatmaking, cabinet-making, watch-making, architecture or traditional typesetting. I think this helped them understand the nuances of their craft, and get a superb eye for relevant detail, early on. If we were to suggest equivalent crafts in the digital domain, for a young interaction designer to train in. What...
The Attenborough Design Group (by Tom Judd) very atoms, very bits.
In a country with 23 million “ghost ration cards” in fictitious names and around...– CHHATTISGARH’S FOOD REVOLUTION - Home - livemint.com socially useful information system, driven by mobile phones with no internet access, just SMS and voice.
I’ve always been interested in innovative material combinations – for instance...– Dieter Rams
It is true. I have no talent. What I do have is a lot of practice. And I am not...– I Have No Talent // RailsTips by John Nunemaker honesty and hardwork.
University of Sunderland Professor Gilbert Cockton …sees the digital as...– Spy: Articles: Interaction design (Blueprint)