The Future of Design is Immaterial

The first time I watched CSI: Miami I was hooked. No, not on the show — on the uber-cool screen in the lab the characters were manipulating with their hands to pull up information. I wanted one. If that was the future of design, it was pretty awesome. Today, of...

The Growing Importance of Voice Recognition

I think I’m in love, and her name is Alexa. Alexa is the voice of Amazon’s Echo. I purchased an Echo recently to start to understand how voice recognition and connected devices are going to change the way we live and work. Make no mistake, this stuff will...