As AI Dominates More of Our Lives, How Design Can Mitigate Unethical Behavior

John Maeda from Automattic and former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Design partner, at South by Southwest Interactive 2017 before presenting his annual #DesignInTech report. Photo credit: Ken Yeung

Last April, former President Barack Obama released a video warning us not to believe everything we see and hear on the internet, at least many thought it was from the ex-president. In actuality, it was produced by actor and director Jordan Peele using artificial intelligence (AI) and highlighted deepfakes. There are many examples of how… Continue reading As AI Dominates More of Our Lives, How Design Can Mitigate Unethical Behavior

Making The Case For Why Inclusion Is Good For Design In Tech

There’s no shortage of criticism about technology’s impact in today’s society, but often the attention being paid is to the algorithms and capabilities — it’s the¬†function, but not the form. But the programming isn’t solely to blame for the woes inflicted on us by technology, as part of our attention should be looking at the… Continue reading Making The Case For Why Inclusion Is Good For Design In Tech

Bookmarks for January 5th

These are my links for January 5th The Brand You is Dead. Long Live The Brand You Build. « eyecube MediaPost Publications – Lessons In Online Branding: Valuable Doesn’t Always Mean Directly Measureable; Models Aren’t Always Right – 01/05/2009 Free E-book – How to Motivate Creative People (Including Yourself) | Lateral Action