Musings

Thoughts · explorations · daydreams · reflections
2020-04-05

Natalie

Natalie: Ebola, 2014 | Covid-19, 2020

2020-04-04

Focus

2020-04-03

Color and shape

How do these colors look with black and white?

2020-04-02

Colors in circles Colors in circles

2020-04-01

I'm not afraid of death, I'm afraid of time.

2020-03-17

Greeble: The action of making something look more technologically advanced than it really is, it can be as simple as a couple of buttons or a shiny thing.

Ref: Wikipedia

2020-03-16

History is a record of humanity trying to get a grip. It's completely relative. Things were always this bad, but they were also, always this good.

Read: New York 2140, Kim Stanley Robinson

2020-03-14

2020-03-11

A design system people use to be creative, not to be kept in check.

2020-02-27

Don't force consumers to adopt features they don't need.

Charles Lee, ReactConf AU

2020-02-08

Perfect is the enemy of good.

Voltaire

2020-02-05

If you find yourself often having to ask two people "have you talked to each other yet?"—perhaps it's that they don't feel empowered to act, reach out, and make a decision... rather than not thinking to "talk to each other" 🤔

Rather than assuming it's them, work towards having the answer be yes.

Thoughts on a tweet.

2019-12-25

Theme primitives: typography, spacing, color

2019-11-19

Humans are always making mistakes, if our systems can't cope with those mistakes, and it's hopeless to demand better humans, we need better systems.

From: Cautionary Tails, 99% Invisible

2019-09-28

Your company is a manifestation of it's leader

All your faults magnify, as do all your positives

— Haraldur Thorleifsson, Ueno Design Details episode 314

2019-07-01

Art Is for expression

Science is for exploration

Engineering is for invention

Design is for communication

2019-05-16

Considering theme resuability across theme, layout, components, and utilities

2019-04-03

Color squint 2

2019-04-02

Color squint

Color squint

2019-04-01

Hue difference