Monthly Archives: January 2011

Watch the trains of NYC, in infographic form, harmonize with each other.

click here: MTA.ME from day to night… watch. THANKS MARYAM H.

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Year 2011, (frankly its the end of January) I now share with you a monthly ritual of (trumpets, please!): DESIGN QUOTE OF THE MONTH For the month of January, brought to you with limited interruptions by Cute Squirrels, I present you this quote: A camel is a horse designed by a committee. — Sir Alec […]

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“Simply more than good ergonomics” — A talk about Design Thinking

Finally! A 16 minute and 50 second explanation on what is DESIGN THINKING! Its not black turtle necks, choosing color palettes or fashion design. I wish I had this every time I have to explain what I want to study.   love.

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Tokyo-based artist Koshi Kawachi recently demonstrated his “Manga Farming” technique — which uses old manga as a growing medium for vegetables — by cultivating a crop of radish sprouts in an installation at the Matsuzakaya department store in Nagoya. Provided by Pink Tentacle

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Bad Design: Lift ‘n’ Peel

These little suckers always get me. How are they supposed to work? I’m supposed to yank it up using the slippery little plastic tab? Am I alone on this rant?   Do you pull up? Do you pull to the left? The right? SO MANY WAYS TO FAIL.

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Martha Stewart Makes Cookies: a beautiful app

Sadly, I am not really a baker. Nonetheless, this app makes me want to bring our the flour and eggs…. It’s pretty spectacular. Martha, you really are good. Martha Stewarts iPhone + iPad app. Check them out on iTunes. Check out the one above! Cookies for Hedonists!!

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