Design for Social Change

Jun 2, 2010

From The Way We Design Now: “Kids today don’t care about the big house, the big salary. At the heart of their value system is ‘I want to make a difference.’” With an eye to contributing to the greater good, practitioners might design a game, a process, procedure or experience.

The Social (Activist) Web

Oct 15, 2005

Like you, I’ve been reading much of the commentary online about Web 2.0 at various blogs and sites the last month or so, and particularly this last week as the O’Reilly Web 2.0 conference came and went here in SF. While many have provided insightful thinking into the social implications and technical innovations of this […]

Social Design Opens Wide

Sep 4, 2005

It seems that every week there’s a new web application or service that allows you to organize another facet of your life online – then share it. Whether it’s collecting bookmarks or books, photos or events, new social software sites and web applications are popping up that let you take your offline habits online, play […]