Archive for June, 2006

I Q U O !

Saturday, June 24th, 2006

a Malibu beach crab i made a friend in college who had a terribly thick accent sometimes. especially when he was angry. he was chinese but vehemently insisted he was japanese (through some convoluted ancestry). i guess he thought that was better, though i seem to remember him admitting he had never been there. he […]

how do you feel?

Monday, June 5th, 2006

i recently discovered wefeelfine.org and am once again impressed with how a fine hand and some insight go a long way toward making technology more human. it reminds me of something i saw Heath Bunting show once at a weekend seminar. Flesh Eating Technologies was the title and theme. he ran a program that used […]

everything is design

Monday, June 5th, 2006

One definition is that design is the intervention in the flow of events to produce a desired effect. Another is that design is the introduction of intention in human affairs. A third rather elegant description is that design moves things from an existing condition to a preferred one. This last one reduces the complexity of […]