Designerly Quote of the Day #20180822

These violent designs have violent ends, And in their triumph die, like fire and powder, Which as they please consume. The trickiest design Is loathsome in its own moral weakness, And in the greed confounds the ethics: Therefore design responsibly, good design doth so: Too swift arrives as tardy as too slow. — Fanz Hugo

The OK DESIGN Manifesto

Note: Inspired by the OK manifesto in the context of a fascinating story (Everything Is Going to Be OK: What a 1994 Branding Fiasco Can Teach Us About Counterculture and Commerce), the OK DESIGN Manifesto tried. So here it is. The OK DESIGN Manifesto* 1. What’s the point of design? Well, what’s the point of…

The Sillygun Belly Tales: An Ongoing Tweeries

The Sillygun Belly Tales, my new tweeries, has debuted a long time ago, as long as last week. A parody of the startup culture and the venture capitalist extremism, the tweeries elaborates on the meanings and impacts of various topics And, of course, the name Sillygun Belly is not a parody of the (in)famous Silicon…

Reinventing Procrastination

Tweets about procrastination, among chicken soup ones about life/work/love/sex, always get retweeted, which makes sense — it’s challenging not to procrastinate. Or is it? Introducing Crastinaton, a brand new way to help you procrastinate properly! Through our innovative Crastinaton app, you get all the guidance and help you need to procrastinate in an optimal and…