Designing for communities in crisis
How we designed the next phase of Safety Check
“I would have written a shorter letter, but I didn’t have the time.” Mark Twain
Thanks for taking the time to answer a big question so succinctly. You’ve landed on the bare minimum highest impact items that are great to reference as you progress through your career to product design excellence.
Update (Sept 2014): I gave a talk on this topic during lecture 1 of Stanford’s CS 183B course. Check out the video if you’d like to hear more about deciding to become an entrepreneur. I’ve also added a few of the slides to this post in relevant…
It reminds me of the latest NYT magazine, “Makeover Mania”. We always think or believe, “we deserve better.”
As Anne-Marie Willis touched on in her papers about ontological design, the things we design, design us. An amazing thing, but—as you said, Julie Zhuo—often bittersweet. That’s why we keep designing.