Category Archives: Design research

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Best Patisserie in Paris


In Paris for a conference recently so alongside the more formal research I presented (related to social interaction design, and robotic displays but that’s a different post) I carried out some highly subjective research into Parisian patisseries. Five participants were

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Best Patisserie in Paris


In Paris for a conference recently so alongside the more formal research I presented (related to social interaction design, and robotic displays but that’s a different post) I carried out some highly subjective research into Parisian patisseries. Five participants were

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Necesso


These screens are for a start up called Necesso which is all about managing your online profile. The company aims to be a kind of marketplace agent finding you good deals by allowing you to share your data with companies

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Necesso


These screens are for a start up called Necesso which is all about managing your online profile. The company aims to be a kind of marketplace agent finding you good deals by allowing you to share your data with companies

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BodyTrack/Fluxtream


    Just finished working on this application. BodyTrack is a CREATE Lab project from Carnegie Mellon University run by the brilliant Anne Wright and Fluxtream a start up run by Candide Kemmler. Both applications attempt to aggregate personal measurement

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BodyTrack/Fluxtream


    Just finished working on this application. BodyTrack is a CREATE Lab project from Carnegie Mellon University run by the brilliant Anne Wright and Fluxtream a start up run by Candide Kemmler. Both applications attempt to aggregate personal measurement

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Inuit Genealogy


Currently working on a research project related to Canadian and Greenland Inuit with R0gMedia in Berlin. The diagram above is a genealogical diagram made in the mid 1950s by anthropologist Jean Malaurie, the first of its kind. It’s a hand

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Inuit Genealogy


Currently working on a research project related to Canadian and Greenland Inuit with R0gMedia in Berlin. The diagram above is a genealogical diagram made in the mid 1950s by anthropologist Jean Malaurie, the first of its kind. It’s a hand

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Data visualisation 1 – Apples to Apples


This is the first in a series of videos exploring some of the basic organising principles behind data visualisation. My intention is to give viewers a way of recognising these concepts when they encounter them in everyday graphs, charts and

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Data visualisation 1 – Apples to Apples


This is the first in a series of videos exploring some of the basic organising principles behind data visualisation. My intention is to give viewers a way of recognising these concepts when they encounter them in everyday graphs, charts and

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News magnifier


I’ve been working on a project related to online news. The problem we’re trying to address is that while the daily printed paper embodies recency (each new edition carries the latest news), online news hides the mechanism of change within

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News magnifier


I’ve been working on a project related to online news. The problem we’re trying to address is that while the daily printed paper embodies recency (each new edition carries the latest news), online news hides the mechanism of change within

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Behaviour scripts


How can airports reassure travellers and other airport users, while at the same time deter those with mal-intent? Airport security is often expressed in terms of theatre and performance, with emphasis on how to get people to behave in a

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Behaviour scripts


How can airports reassure travellers and other airport users, while at the same time deter those with mal-intent? Airport security is often expressed in terms of theatre and performance, with emphasis on how to get people to behave in a

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British Library


This is a collaborative research project for the British Library in London. The library wanted to find a way to connect readers in real time, allow them to share research interests and get together to discuss common interests. Our proposal

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British Library


This is a collaborative research project for the British Library in London. The library wanted to find a way to connect readers in real time, allow them to share research interests and get together to discuss common interests. Our proposal

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Lifelogging


This site is the result of a three month lifelogging project, wearing a SenseCam that takes a low-res photo every 20 seconds. The main challenge with taking so many images isn’t that the camera operates automatically, more or less without

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Lifelogging


This site is the result of a three month lifelogging project, wearing a SenseCam that takes a low-res photo every 20 seconds. The main challenge with taking so many images isn’t that the camera operates automatically, more or less without

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How does technology mediate understanding?


The problem of how new technology integrates into everyday life and creates new behaviour is a constantly evolving topic. My research applies existing critical perspective to a field of human activity not well covered by current thinking; self-measurement, sleep and

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How does technology mediate understanding?


The problem of how new technology integrates into everyday life and creates new behaviour is a constantly evolving topic. My research applies existing critical perspective to a field of human activity not well covered by current thinking; self-measurement, sleep and