Motivation behaviour models driving tech product design

CIO online magazine published an article on Steve Baty talking about how the success of products such as Wii Fit and Instagram is linked to understanding and designing for user motivations and behaviour. ...

May @WeAreMeld

We wrapped up some big projects, pitched to a new client in Portland (USA), and we spoke at several events in Melbourne and Sydney. We also celebrated the arrival of our newest Meldster, Lauren Argenta. ...

Steve Baty interviewed by Sky Business News

Steve received several mentions in the press during the lead up to the recent X Media Lab "Global Media Ideas" event in Sydney. Steve's interview about Australia being on the cusp of a design-led innovation boom was published on the X Media lab website, by...

Strategic arc of interaction design – UX Australia audio

The recording of my 10-minute presentation at UX Australia - the Strategic arc of interaction design (based on the Core77 article of the same name) is now available, and so are the slides.If you weren't able to make it to the conference, but would like...

Solving complex problems through design

The current issue of Interactions magazine contains an article of mine that looks at the qualities of design. In particular, those qualities that make it better suited to solving complex problems than other problem-solving approaches. Design is a broad arena of activity with a rich history,...

core77 – the strategic arc of interaction design

I recently wrote an article for Industrial Design publication core77 about the continuum of interaction design focus and the ways in which designers of interactions can move their practice towards a more holistic, systems design.As designers of interactions broaden their perspective and take a ...