In the Bubble has ratings and 16 reviews. Kars said: It’s interesting to read this eight years after publication. The parts where Thackara heaps exam. So asks author John Thackara in his new book, In the Bubble: Designing for a Complex World. These are tough questions for the pushers of technology to. In the Bubble: Designing in a Complex World. Author: John Thackara. Publication : Cover Image citations per article, View colleagues of John Thackara.
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And new principles–above all, lightness–inform the way these services are designed and used. The parts where Thackara heaps examples on top of each other to convince readers tech has pervaded all aspects of life haven’t aged thackraa.
In the Bubble : Designing in A Complex World
Mosse rated it it was amazing Jul 15, Sincehe has authored the Doors of Perception blog and newsletter http: Thackara describes a transformation that is taking place now–not in a remote science fiction future; it’s not about, as he puts it, “the schlock of the new” but about radical innovation already emerging in daily life.
May 14, Tom Schulte rated it really liked it.
Sprawl is the result of zoning laws designed by legislators, low-density buildings designed by developers, marketing strategies designed by ad agencies, tax breaks designed by economists, credit lines designed by banks, geomatics designed by retailers, data-mining software designed by hamburger chains, and automobiles designed by car designers. Selected pages Title Page. Books by John Thackara.
These are tough questions for the pushers of t How to design a world in which we rely less on stuff, and more on people. So asks author John Thackara in his new book, Thackaar the Bubble: It’s interesting to read this eight years after publication.
In the Bubble: Designing in a Complex World by John Thackara
Michael Lewis Lim rated it really liked it Sep 09, How to design a world in which we rely less on stuff, and rhe on people. Account Options Sign in. Ricardo Toureiro rated it liked it Jan 22, Technology is not going to go away, but the time to discuss the end it will serve is before we deploy it, bhbble after. The design focus is on services, not things. On the contrary, many millions of people have exerted great intelligence and creativity in building the modern world.
Trivia About In the Bubble: At the heart of In the Bubble is a belief, informed by a wealth of real-world examples, that ethics and responsibility can inform design decisions without impeding social and technical innovation.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jul 10, Kars rated it really liked it Shelves: There’s also contradictions, sometimes hot air, thac,ara a bit of self-promotion I don’t really care about Doors of Perception, the conference he organizes.
Preview — In the Bubble by John Thackara. The theory is awesome but if you even can’t make this method noticed by designer, it’s just academic.
Designing in a Complex World by John Thackara.
The networked bench that allows you to have a cell phone conversation through it? Want to Read saving…. Chanel Oosthuizen rated it liked it May 12, Designing in a Complex World resonated so deeply with me. Ah, the simple times We need thacckara design microscopes, as well as microscopes, to help us understand where things come from and why: We deplore the relentless spread of low-density suburbs over millions of acres of formerly virgin land.
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These are tough questions for the pushers of technology to answer. Great view of where design and the world should go. Aug 07, Orton Family Foundation rated it it was amazing. Andrea Desiato rated it really liked it Nov 22, A Traveler’s TaleWinners! Who will look after it, and how?
In the Bubble: Designing in a Complex World
Don’t expect design to be a solitary process of creation, build on others’ work, adopt and adapt it for the new designs you do. John Marshall rated it it was amazing Nov 13, It does feel it still takes a very open mind to see a need for sustainability in the ecology invention and production t Admittedly this book is dated and seems most so when it considers the unnamed Internet of Thing reality that is already upon.
All in all, good stuff