“I feel like that’s key. Making something that’s really fucking boring into something fun.”
Join Co.Design writer John Brownlee for a live chat with MIT Media Lab’s Caleb Harper, whose CityFarm project is one of this year’s Innovation By Design Awards finalists.
Join us for one of several live Q&As leading up to our Innovation By Design Conference, hosted by Co.Design associate editor Shaunacy Ferro. This event begins at 10 a.m. ET.
McDonald’s 21st Century Operating Platform is a finalist in this year’s Innovation By Design Awards. Join Fast Company writer Chris Gayomali as he interviews McDonalds’ senior director of experience design innovation, Melody Roberts, at 9 a.m. ET. You can ask Melody questions, too — just submit them using the “Make a comment” box here.
“In the report, the cyber security company predicted that the first death-by-Internet-of-Things would occur by the end of 2014. It cited former vice president Dick Cheney turning off his pacemaker for fear of remote tampering, conspiracies surrounding the sudden death of journalist Michael Hastings, and an FDA warning about Internet-connected medical devices as reason for their fears.”
The BBC gets pop stars to cover the Beach Boys, some idiots Rock the Vote, Harrison Ford is the ocean, and more in the top five ads of the week.
Join Co.Design writer Shaunacy Ferro's conversation with Hannah Kreiswirth today at 4 p.m. Eastern, one of several live Q&As we’re conducting in the run-up to the Innovation By Design Conference on Oct. 15!
Kreiswirth is the creative director at Purpose, a company that supports movements for social change, launches organizations and platforms to fight for human rights, addresses gun violence and corruption, and more. Purpose combines technology, political organizing, brand strategy, and design to make a difference in the world. The company’s infographic, Everytown for Gun Safety, is a finalist in this year’s Innovation by Design Awards.
An enormous thank you to Joe Berkowitz for writing such an awesome article about me for Co.Create! I’ve never had anyone ask me so many questions about how I hustled from the beginning to now and it was so much fun remembering it all. Enjoy the article by clicking the photo above or BY CLICKING HERE.
Can new technology prevent aircrafts like Flight MH370 from disappearing without a trace?
Find out tonight (10/8) in “Why Planes Vanish” at 9/8c on NOVA.
Yael Cohen Braun, founder and CEO of Fuck Cancer and founder of StandWith and her husband, Scooter Braun, SB Projects founder, and a film and television producer, are very clear about what drives them: a passion for work that feels like a calling, a tireless commitment to their causes, and the ability to enjoy the process—together. Watch the video for more of their intimate conversation as they answer viewer questions about living and working in the moment—and fighting for a better future.
What if you could build a giant screen from countless tiny ones? Google is trying to enable just that.