April 30, 2018

  • Thought

    I just backed Emoji: Designed by Shigetaka Kurita, NTT DOCOMO, Japan, 1999 on @Kickstarter

  • Bookmark


    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Has a Game Plan

    Photograph courtesy of the National Basketball Association Adam Silver is one of the longest-tenured team members in the National Basketball Association. But he doesn’t spend much time on the court. In more than 26 years, Silver, who briefly practiced law before joining the league in 1992, worked…

    Continue Reading →

  • Bookmark


    The Good Room

    This talk was given on February 15, 2017 at Substans in Bergen, Norway. I’m a designer, but writing is another important part of my practice. Most of what I’ve written focuses on making the case for a cohesive and generous philosophy for how we design technology: it must not only look good and feel…

    Continue Reading →

April 27, 2018

April 26, 2018

  • Thought

    I just had a fantastic customer service experience with American Express.

    I had a fraudulent charge on a card. They spotted it and warned us. I then decided to cancel the card since I pretty much never use it anyway, and I was able to cancel the credit card by talking to their toll-free voice assistant. I still can’t quite believe I cancelled a credit card in about 5 minutes without talking to a human about it.

  • Thought

    My old blog posts look almost exactly like my tweets do.

April 25, 2018

April 24, 2018

  • Thought

    The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action. — Frank Herbert

  • Bookmark


    The Odds of That

    When the Miami Police first found Benito Que, he was slumped on a desolate side street, near the empty spot where he had habitually parked his Ford Explorer. At about the same time, Don C. Wiley mysteriously disappeared. His car, a white rented Mitsubishi Galant, was abandoned on a bridge outside of…

    Continue Reading →

April 23, 2018

  • Thought

    I firmly believe the best way to deal with knuckleheads looking to spread mayhem is to deprive them of the spotlight they seek.

    Toronto is a welcoming, tolerant, strong, and peaceful city. No knucklehead is going to change that.

April 22, 2018

  • Thought

    This is fantastic. This looks like the future to me.

    Kpop boy band doing Latin pop with some rap thrown in because why not.

    Everything is a remix.

April 21, 2018