...and now we are six.Meld Studios is excited to introduce three very talented individuals that will strengthen and broaden our studio's capabilities.
The definitions we use to describe what it is that we do - be it interaction design, service design, experience design etc - tend to be coached in positive terms. We talk about designing services that are efficient and that provide differentiation; that are useful, usable and desirable; behaviours...
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 a listen - here it is.
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.
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.