Stories

  • Back to Basics: Type on Digital Products
    → Digital designers keeps finding the same constraints and opportunities as "letterpress" print designers from early 20th. Audience, scenarios, content, motivations, technology,… → A IPhone 11 or a 4k monitor is not that different from a magazine or a poster when the goal is taking the information apart and reassembling it for the specific purpose. … Read more
  • Insights from Hoa Loranger in her way as a UX specialist (via NN/g blog)
    Design practice requires continuous improvement and this is achieved not only from everyday experience, but also from retrospectives. Hoa from Nielsen Norman Group share some insights in her journey. “Being a successful UX practitioner isn’t about always knowing the answers. It’s about understanding people, and helping them get to the answers.” “Don’t aim for perfection. … Read more
  • 2017 FITC “Web.Unleashed” conference review
    If you are a first time swimmer in Toronto’s tech like me, you’ll find that is very dynamic and competitive, but without losing the friendly Canadian vibe. It's a great event to get updated on Design topics, networking with people from all over, and mind blowing talks. FITC are designed to always ignites new interactions— what … Read more
  • Toronto’s summer book selection
    A friendly dude at the airport ask me about the book I was reading, after showing the cover and tell him how cool it was he added to his Amazon wishlist right away. It's really nice to see what others are reading, I personally find book suggestions very handy, but it's not that common now … Read more