Category Archives: Design

Designers And Developers: No Longer A House Divided

As the web continues to evolve focused on user-centric design, and creating a seamless experience from platform-to-platform — can designers and developers really afford to remain siloed? Ivana McConnell explores the common ground and fundamental capabilities needed in this era of new digital experience creation.

via Smashing Magazine

As the web continues to evolve at a breakneck, Moore’s-law pace, the divisions between traditional design and development are increasingly shifting. The “learn to code” movement is also gaining momentum among designers, but you’d be hard pressed to find a similarly strong movement for other disciplines within a team. Perhaps there should be. read more

Connecting, A Documentary About the Future of Interaction Design

“The 18 minute “Connecting” documentary is an exploration of the future of Interaction Design and User Experience from some of the industry’s thought leaders. As the role of software is catapulting forward, Interaction Design is seen to be not only increasing in importance dramatically, but also expected to play a leading role in shaping the coming “Internet of things.” Ultimately, when the digital and physical worlds become one, humans along with technology are potentially on the path to becoming a “super organism” capable of influencing and enabling a broad spectrum of new behaviors in the world.”