Why the Lean Start-Up Changes Everything by Steve Blank
Great article in the Harvard Business Review by Steve Blank – “Why the Lean Start-Up Changes Everything” “Launching a new enterprise—whether it’s a tech start-up, a small business, or an initiative within a large corporation—has always been a hit-or-miss proposition. According to the decades-old formula, you write a business plan, pitch it to investors, assemble a team, […]
Concept Sheet from Design for Delight
The concept sheet tool from Intuit’s Design for Delight program. Wendy Castleman and I are presenting the concept.
NUI Original – 1987 Chrysler New Yorker Voice Alert
Does anyone remember the first 1987 Chrysler New Yorker Voice Alert? Classic.
Asymmetric Dominance Effect (Decoy effect)
Recently watching Dan Ariely and he presented the idea of Asymmetric Dominance Effect or Decoy effect. What is Asymmetric Dominance Effect ? According to Wikipedia – In marketing, the decoy effect (or asymmetric dominance effect) is the phenomenon whereby consumers will tend to have a specific change in preference between two options when also presented with a […]
The Monkey Business Illusion
I’m sure you’ve seen many visual illusions, but this particular movie adds an extra dimension for all you “visual illusion” experts. No spoilers here.
Resilience and Design: a conversation with Ezio Manzini and John Thackara
I’m excited to be attending Resilience and Design: a conversation with Ezio Manzini and John Thackara. I’ll be posting my notes after the session. An overview of the talk: Join us for a rare conversation with two of the world’s leading design strategists and sustainability experts, Ezio Manzini and John Thackara. Ezio and John will […]
Google Glass – Unofficial Prototyping Tool (for Keynote)
Hi All, I’ve been working on a Google Glass Unofficial Prototyping Tool (for Keynote). Download KEYNOTE Version 1.0 Download POWERPOINT Version 1.0 (If you modify the template or add any new elements, please send me a revision. So I can leverage the awesome work you do!). Allot of the elements were recreated from the original Google […]
Google Glass Explored
I’ve been exploring and working with Google Glass experiments (in prototype format) for a few weeks now. Just for personal exploration. I’ll be posted a Keynote template really soon. In the meantime here are some sweet links. Google Glass Official Page 10 Things you need to know about Google Glass
DollarShaveClub.com – Our Blades Are F***ing Great
Given the popularity of the “DollarShaveClub.com – Our Blades Are F***ing Great” video… it needed to be shared (and captured for the records) on my site. Visit the site www.dollarshaveclub.com I think Chris Taylor at Mashable sums up the strategy the best… “Dollar Shave Club is the brainchild of Michael Dubin, the suave guy explaining the […]