The Design Is Only The Beginning

Implementing a design is orders of magnitude more difficult than just creating a design.
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26th February 2024
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5 min read

Is The Subscription Model in Industrial Design’s Future?

The subscription model is everywhere. Could it really apply to Industrial Design?
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19th February 2024
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7 min read

An Argument for Semantic Versioning in Mechanical Design

Sure, letters and numbers are pretty standard, but they are not standard.
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12th February 2024
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5 min read

Have We Reached Peak Obround?

Obround: noun. (geometry) A shape consisting of two semicircles connected by parallel lines tangent to their endpoints.
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5th February 2024
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6 min read

Pro-Repair Design

The right to repair is one thing, but who's going to repair it?
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29th January 2024
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6 min read

The Industrial Design Value Problem

How do you think the "person that designs the pretty box around it" reputation came to be? We gave it to ourselves.
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22nd January 2024
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Design is Chaos

It can be utterly disheartening when the development process doesn't fit within the confines of those well-illustrated tetragons.
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15th January 2024
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6 min read

Charades

Trying to diagnose a computer problem through a telephone with an inexperienced "technician" on the other end is exactly like playing charades.
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18th December 2023
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5 min read

Less But Better

If we want consumers to buy domestically produced goods, consumers need to be 'untrained' out of buying lots of cheap junk.
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10th December 2023
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7 min read

Don’t Be Weird

Don't replace one set of problems, with another set of problems.
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4th December 2023
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5 min read