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Design Beyond the "Happy Spray"| A Conversation with John Maeda

We had a conversation with John Maeda as a part of our interviews for the Design Lens. After serving as the 16th President of the… 481 more words


Are designers surpassing engineers as the next big wave in tech company founders?

John Maeda has done it again. This design and business thought leader (formerly MIT Media Lab, then President of Rhode Island School of Design, and now Design Partner at VC firm Kleiner Perkins) has done some ground-breaking research on the role of designer founders in the technology industry. 198 more words


John Maeda says we’re in the golden age of design for tech products designed to be used by millions.

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Service Design, Service Management

Flavor of the Month: Design In Tech

There has been quite bit of buzz  (buzz, buzz)  about John Maeda’s talk at SXSW and related “Design in Tech Report… 584 more words

Science And Technology

Design is Key to Happier Customers

I want something that looks good. That’s it. Well, it’s more than that, of course. But I don’t care if it’s a little bit faster, anymore. 368 more words


Day 52: Can creativity be learned?

We often talk about creativity as if it were something that we were born with, like eye or skin color. I’ve heard many people excuse their lack of creative pursuits with a statement like “I’m just not that creative,” or they’ll slightly qualify by claiming that they’re not creative in some specific way, like songwriting or drawing. 397 more words

100 Days Of Creativity