Director of experimentation and publishing at IDEO. With a background in electrical engineering, I tend to gravitate toward how to integrate technology with physical devices. You can reach me at email@example.com.
Design for a Cooler Tomorrow: Combatting Climate Change with a Next-Gen Refrigerator - Part 2 of 3
In the future our appliances will be able to work together and work differently, supplying us with greater functionality with a much smaller impact on the environment. This installment is about one way this might play out.
Nov 20, 2023
Words by Dave Vondle, industry advice by Kipp Bradford, concept design by Dave Vondle, Hal Monson, Nat Steinsultz, Vlad Seghete, Chris Gold, John Grimley, Jamie McCoy, Rob Rehrig
Designing a Video Game on a Very, Very Small Scale
When’s the last time you had to design for something as small as a pixel? In recent years, with the advance of retina displays on computers, tablets and phones, it’s easy to forget that pixels are still the building blocks for everything you see on the screen. (These new displays still use pixels; they’re just so small they can’t really be seen.) In the past, user interface designers had to build to pixel-perfect precision to avoid blurry aliasing effects and issues with displaying fonts on lower-resolution screens; today, this is all but a thing of the past.
Sep 14, 2020
Words By Steve Moore
A Toy Designer Shares His Secrets for Killer Halloween Costumes
It’s spooky season, and we’re feeling that familiar dread of what to wear, what to make, or even where to find inspiration flood in. At a company where design is close to a religion, coming up with an eye-popping costume is the Holy Grail.
How We Did It: Buildings Tell Us Just How Green They Really Are
I've always had a layman's interest in architecture and in LEED, the U.S. Green Building Council’s certification program for sustainable buildings. I’m a software developer, so designing buildings is well outside my area of expertise.
Future of The Comments Section
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