Silicon Valley in the broadest sense has wrought changes in industrial management, investment and innovation since the beginning of computerization, but the pace has accelerated markedly as mobile, cloud computing and data analytics have become cheaper and more widespread.
When unpacking a house, chances are you're not going to be able to unpack everything in one swoop.
Co-written by Steinar Valade-Amland Danish Design epitomizes love for people and the simple things in life. When we crowdsourced the question: "What ...
The integration of digital technologies in the creative process has generated great excitement among the art and design world, technology circles, and everyday conversations alike.
Most architecture today is just plain soulless: "You go into malls and they float all kinds of Roman columns and fake images. It's Disney. It's superficial. It's mass produced. It's empty."
Education, understood in this way, is constitutive of a flourishing democratic society. The understanding has never been more needed.
Compassion. Music. Laughter. I felt these experiences while sitting a few feet away and listening to Arianna's story during a recent conference in NY...
By Nishat Kurwa (@nishatjaan) When San Francisco designer Yves Behar was 14 years old and living in his native Switzerland, he had a design epiphany,...
We like to think these examples are as antiquated as an old rotary phone in our iPhone world, but unfortunately they are not.
What better way to take in all that high-wattage entertainment, the victory speeches, the red carpet gowns, and the spectacle than by inviting some friends over for a high style affair in your own home?
Guiding design teams though the design innovation process is one of the biggest challenges in new product development (NPD). The path is strewn with a...
Given the meteoric success and subsequent decline of other games like Candy Crush Saga, Angry Birds, and FarmVille, perhaps the death of Flappy Bird was more than a rash decision. Perhaps it was a mercy killing?
Still, Americans use hundreds of gallons of water every day without thinking. (Especially in drought-stricken California.) I think that if we can learn to love our water, it just might save our lives. So I decided to give a talk about it.
There is a straight line from being a homebrewer and craft beer afficionado to consult companies on how to innovate better with Design Thinking. Why? Because I have found that brewing beer is a process following the same steps that I use to make my clients innovative.
We are all products of the world we live in. To the extent we can shape that world -- and that is both the calling and the responsibility of architects and urban planners -- we should do so in ways that facilitate good health and well-being.
It was a suit and tie kind of night -- and not just for the soulful k.d. lang who made her Broadway debut as the new guest star in After Midnight. The evening was the type of party Carrie Bradshaw would attend -- if Carrie Bradshaw went to theater premieres.