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Would you put every life decision in the hands of an algorithm?
Max Hawkins has an interesting way of escaping the Internet's social bubbles.
Designing for urban mobility means learning from the past and predicting for the future
Trans Utopias is an exhibition which explores the way we design our transport systems in the past, present and for the future.
Cole Ndelu explores the dissonance of masculine femininity in her new photo series
“Seeing masculinity and femininity outside of the norm must become the norm.”
The design flaw in data science
Artificial intelligence will mimic human prejudices unless we change the way we assess machine learning models
How the repeal of net neutrality will affect innovation
Innovation and digital design may suffer due to the increased control over the websites we browse
When a natural disaster occurred in Chile, Alejandro Aravena and his team set out to rebuild the city
The architect tackles the reconstruction of a city through public participation.
How 3D printing is helping to make music more accessible
By printing 3D instruments, designers are able to custom-fit the instrument to each musician, foregoing the usual barriers.
April Greiman: "If you have a good idea there aren't any boundaries."
The transmedia artist talks about designing for visual communication in multiple mediums.
Hermann Kamte, the young Cameroonian architect designing for smart cities
Hermann Kamte is an award-winning architect whose design philosophy looks to the past and present to make cities for the future.
To teach graphic design is to learn to adapt with the field says Lucille Tenazas
“For us, as educators, we are constantly aware that our profession is sort of a moving target.”
Typeface as a tool for empowerment, with Bruno Maag
“We, as graphic designers, should strive to make sure that information processing can be done easily for everyone.”
Biology is the new technology with Silvio Tinello’s grown objects
“Designers are beginning to realise that they can grow a better future."
Glou, a game designed for children on the autism spectrum
“Currently, the psychologist and president of the Isaac Psycho-educational Centre, Maria Lorena Espinoza, [...] is interested in the game going to the market.”
What blockchain means for art and ownership
The framework technology could make digital art less vulnerable to fraud and theft.
Blockchain in Africa, the leapfrog continent
Africa’s embrace of the technology could put it in a position to take a developmental detour.
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