Monthly Archives: January 2008

Edward Tufte on the iPhone interface

The brilliant Edward Tufte on the iPhone interface.¬† (Quicktime video) “…clutter and overload are not an attribute of information, the are failures of design” Amen to that! Advertisements

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I don’t know, but this makes me feel nervous.

An ex-colleague (sort of) just posted a link on facebook to an intriguing project, Have you got the nerve? Basically they are looking for 3000 individuals who will become the ‘crucial foundation’ in the launch of a new breed of … Continue reading

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Never judge a book by its cover

I bet this wasn’t exactly what the author was thinking. Via the ever informative Design Observer

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DoggySnaps.com win Yahoo Social Find of the Year, 2007

Meant to blog about this a couple of weeks ago but never got round to doing it. Anyway, the clue to the post is in the title. This was a site I designed whist working with the incredibly talented colleagues … Continue reading

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Just because you wear a suit, doesn’t make you a suit.

Only if you wear the same navy, polyester, shapeless suit every day of your working life are you a suit. I can’t remember where I read that and apologies for not citing you if you’re reading. A post on the … Continue reading

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Sport as design metaphor

Sometimes, this is just how it feels to be a designer. What’s worse is, the less the client is paying, the smaller the job, the more they block your offense (maintaining the metaphor). From the always surprising ffffound¬†

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New Apps on iPod Touch

I’ve just downloaded and installed the extra applications for the iPod Touch, launched at the Apple Keynote on Tuesday this week. I know there’s a load of rumblings about having to pay for them. The whole thing does smack a … Continue reading

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