Product design director @ Facebook. Self-professed tyro and lover of food, games, words. Follow me as @joulee or on www.juliezhuo.com
Pretty much any time we design something new, we start at the middle.
See, the middle is when someone has a problem — she’s bored, she has a question…
A collection of essays by Julie Zhuo on design, building products, and observing life.
These half paragraphs/These teasers from Act II/Are all I have to collect/And put into jars, meticulously labeled
“Why don’t you grow up and become a doctor?” asked my mother. This is a conversation we’ve had hundreds of times before. For her, there is a nobility…
A thousand decisions go into every design.
When I visited a panda sanctuary in Sichuan a few years ago, I nearly wept for the plight of these…