Machine fashion

Computers are great at generating lots of options…not so great at choosing the best ones. So you can guess what happens when they start generating novelty t-shirt ideas.

Five years ago this would be in a science fiction movie

The FAA has made a PSA about drones at the Super Bowl.

Calvin, rapid prototyper

The problem with the future

Framing the problem

Heard this one in a presentation today:

Q: How many product designers does it take to change a light bulb?

A: Does it have to be a light bulb?


Drive your Google to the Google

This comment has stuck in my head for years…and seems to become truer each day:

With Google branching into so many fields, one day you’ll drive your Google to the Google to buy some Google to eat while you watch Google on your Google. – TheGatekeeper on Slashdot, 2004

Guess we’ve got to get cracking on that edible Google.

Baby contraptions

La ci darem la mano – jazz style!

An amazing version of the most influential song in my life:

The Muppets also did it pretty well!

What a world we live in

A fruit salad tree…bears up to six different fruits of the same family on the one plant. All fruits retain their own individuality, with staggered ripening times. – The Fruit Salad Tree Company

How fresh legs feel

Floating bikes