In the first part of this post, I experimented with laser cutting and started down the path to a goal that I had made public at ReasonsTo. To whit, “Document and invest in your products, not just your time.” This in turn had been inspired by a Instagram post from Brendan Dawes , “…finish them they become a […]
In September, as I wrapped up my talk at ReasonsTo, I announced to the audience that my personal goal for the coming year was to move my prototypes from a disarray of wires to something more permanent. To effectively draw a line under each and end with a Product. In October, I got that opportunity […]
This month I had the opportunity to travel to Nottingham to speak at the tenth DXN event (Design Exchange Nottingham) organised by Jamie Huskisson of JH. It’s “a monthly meetup about web design. Featuring inspiring talks from renowned speakers and local voices that will enrich and excite“.
Adding flavour to the connected kitchen. Stirring, whisking, kneading and rolling. Cooking is fun and messy and best done to your favourite tunes. But changing music with soiled hands just gets your devices dirty. To solve this problem, our team in London turned to e-textiles, conductive thread, interactive fabrics, LED lights and stitched Spotify functionality into an apron.
Firstly, I had a blast! The Reasons To Be Creative conference/festival was such a great opportunity to meet people and meet luminaries across the creative and tech fields. So inspiring! My session was titled “Welcome UFO People” and related to a quote by author Tim Robbins, “Be your own flying saucer, rescue yourself”. I spoke for 45 […]