The Death of the Swiss Army Knife

This week, I read three great articles that were inspiring, provocative and have me sitting on the edge of my seat in anticipation of the rich design opportunities we’ll be facing in the near future. The first article from Wired Magazine, “Why a New Golden Age for UI...

The Quantified Self in 10 pictures

In 2007 Wired editors Gary Wolf and Kevin Kelly proposed a new term for the growing ability to measure and monitor personal activity and health data.  They called it Quantified Self. Since then the combination of wireless data, the Internet of Things and the...

New Toys in the THINK lab

Last year, we conducted a hackathon at Digital Atlanta that included the use of Arduino boards and various kinds of sensors.  That exercise produced some fun little projects (a ping-pong net fault detector, and a kissing robot!), but that wasn’t the end goal....