1. Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it looks like. That’s not what we think design is. It’s not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.

    — Steve Jobs 2003

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  4. 20 July 2012

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    athinah

    The 15 Things Charles and Ray Eames Teach Us →

    athinah:

    01. Keep good company
    02. Notice the ordinary
    03. Preserve the ephemeral
    04. Design not for the elite but for the masses
    05. Explain it to a child
    06. Get lost in the content
    07. Get to the heart of the matter
    08. Never tolerate “O.K. anything.”
    09. Remember your responsibility as a storyteller
    10. Zoom out
    11. Switch
    12. Prototype it
    13. Pun
    14. Make design your life… and life, your design.
    15. Leave something behind.

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  8. WHERE GOOD IDEAS COME FROM by Steven Johnson