Congrats to my good and very talented friend Tim Kirkby, who deservedly won a Bafta yesterday
I was about ready to stop espousing ‘Brands as Patterns’, I’m getting a little weary of the story, so it must be really boring for you. And then today I saw a list of the top 10 branding companies, it looked like it was from 1976. And I realized we’ve a long way to go before we even catch up with today, let alone the future. Gonna keep peddling the story, doing the work...
What a mindblowing tour of Microsoft, the Envisioning Group have some deeply cool thoughts made real. #thenextwave
Anti-corruption police allegedly corrupt. Priceless.
Thx to my good friends at contagious for the props
Excited to be at the Microsoft Trends conference. Thx to @murphysbar
They have one delta right. Design/creativity is both tactical and strategic. But they miss Narrative and Systematic. #designis
A Cinderella vacation, is where you rent the lifestyle rather than just the accommodation. You get the social calendar, car, yacht, entertainment system, wardrobe, of your more fortunate self with a lease that expires at midnight on your last day.
The smartest of tools seem to be about bridging disabilities.
patterns is tarrantino
The RSA making me sound smart, which is no mean feat.
I can remember my first jobs, The Guardian, M&Co, Studio Dumbar, I had such a sense of comradery. As you move up the power chain, you realize the struggle, the ambition, the politics. I have to say, none of it helps the work.
A camera that takes words. Marvelous
The uncoiffured beastliness of Maurice Sendek is now counterbalance by the coiffured perfection of Vidal Sasson
IDEO launches advertising campaign for Samsung. Really?
Behaviors make editing text by touch simpler via @falconett
Focus is the price we pay to share everything.
10 things by Milton Glazer. Thanks Reema for reminding me.
I am the tide. And I’m beginning to push against the swimmers.
Just realized we’ve moved from DINK, Double Income No Kids to HITK, Half Income Three Kids
Watching the 11 backhoe diggers crunch away at Doyle Drive is like watching 11 huge yellow cows grazing in a field of twisted wire.
We talk about designing for context, without the realization that our designs are destroying the context we’re designing for #sustainability
Actionlinks, functional behaviors, connected across platform. via @atmasphere