Category: Human Aware Design

Distraction vs. Inspiration

Have you checked your notifications on your smart watch? Was that your phone vibrating in your pocket? We are constantly distracted by our digital companions. Look at me! Being distracted by a system is a result of motivation design gone wrong. The designer of said system envisioned the user as being readily available for engagement. […]

On Digital Responsibility

Better Performance is not saving us There is a myth amongst software developers. Performance optimisation is generally seen as an ideal. But there are various factors, that are preventing better performing solutions from reducing the footprint of digital. I The value of compute power is decreasing the more of it becomes available. The value of […]

Human Aware Design

Motivation If you are a fan of Design Thinking, Product Thinking or product design in general, you are in good company here. In this post, I will share my approach to product development. I like to think it goes further than the “user centric design“ approach you probably already know. “User centric” is often used […]