If you work in tech, product management or design, it’s very likely that you heard the term “Design Sprint“ at least once. I wanted to address some of the most common misconceptions people have about Design Sprints.Read more "The Top 10 Misconceptions about Design Sprints"
We create high-fidelity prototypes every week. Here is how we do it and get home on time! I am a Product Designer at AJ&Smart, a Design and Innovation Consultancy that has run Design Sprints (created by Jake Knapp, formerly of Google Ventures) for our clients from various industries for several years. Here’s a very condensed definition of…Read more "Building a High-Fidelity Prototype in One Day"
Hacking GV’s Design Sprint storyboarding to get results faster, with less stress.Read more "Design Sprint Storyboarding, 2.0!"
Why trend reports miss out on asking the most important question for their clients, and how they confuse design with gimmickry.Read more "What All Trend Reports Get Wrong"
How the digital economy sets bad incentives for publishers and media, and why it is a threat for our mental well-being.Read more "OVERLOAD! Your Attention Is Being Sold Wholesale"
Will wearables find a way into our lives, or remain a toy for geeks and tech addicts?Read more "Wearables Are Experiencing Their 90’s VR Moment"
News and media find themselves in a race to the bottom as social media platforms and Google turn journalism into commodified pieces of content. Are newsreaders a way out?Read more "News, From Noise to Purpose"
As patterns and design systems mature, and white label UI kits and website builders become ubiquitous, what does that mean for designers?Read more "Are We Hitting “Peak Design”?"
What place do humans — and taste — have in a world where algorithms tell you what to watch or listen to?Read more "Human Curation in the Age of Streaming"