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February 1, 2010

The sense of the book: iPad / eBook interface

The sentience of reading experience: Kindle vs. iPad, an exploration of dimensionality. This from GadgetLab: “But some die-hard e-reader fans like Len Edgerly, who hosts the weekly Kindle Chronicles podcast, say pretty e-books aren’t as big a draw as some would think. “When I am reading, I don’t want to be too distracted,” he says. “It’s about the words, and when I read the Kindle, it seems to bring me closer to the author’s words. That’… Continue reading

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January 27, 2010

Steven P. Jobs, the iPad Apple Tablet, and the Drawn Story

Firescript: the hand, the drawing, the gesture and a legacy. I’ve got history on the concept of the tablet. Friends of mine, running hardware design at Microsoft – I told them – what about the idea of showing the art of what this hardware could be? What can, what could, it do? No go. But that never came to pass — it was abandoned nearly as quickly as the hardware dropped out of sight, off the table. That was then, this w… Continue reading

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February 17, 2010

Human Brands | Innovation and the Auteur Model of Brand Creation

Steve Jobs, iPad and the persona of innovation. In the past, I’ve explored the idea of the human brand, a persona driven organization type that focuses on the character of central leadership in defining brand approaches to enterprise and marketing expression. The idea of person, alone, driving a brand isn’t new. Brands are made by people for people. Someone, inherently, will be at the top. And the long shadow that comes from that pe… Continue reading

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September 25, 2014

The Sign | A Meditation on a Journey in Storytelling

…e: Street Signage, NYC: Body signage, Bangkok, Thailand: The New, an improvised sign, NYC: A signing draft, iPad, NYC: A sign, Virginia Mason, Seattle: Retail signing, NYC. Interbay, Signing, Seattle: Glass Signing, Alameda, CA: PopIn signing, Seattle: Signing, SantaFe, New Mexico: The Sign of the Gesture. Kanban, Tokyo Girvin Rare Book Library, Seattle: Post-it signage, Seattle: Lighthouse, SFo: Factory signing, Salem, OR: S… Continue reading

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August 19, 2014

7 YEARS: The iPhone and Vogue

…amccartney.com; Courtesy of speckproducts.com; Courtesy of barneys.com iPhone 5S leather case, $39 apple.com iPad Air in Space Gray, from $499 apple.com Photo: (from left) Courtesy of apple.com (2); Photographed by Annie Leibovitz, Vogue, April 2014 Olloclip 4-in-1 lens system for iPhone 5/5S, $70 apple.com Marc by Marc Jacobs Foil iphone 5/5S case, $38 shopbop.com Afterlight, $1 itunes.apple.com Photo: (clockwise from left) Jeff Henriks… Continue reading

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July 1, 2014

A Journey of Personal Perfume | Selfridges&Co.

…place is luminous, translucent and, like perfume [through smoke] theatrically misted. With your interrogatory iPad interviews, the scent exploration continues, room by room, chambered scents that are tested to response [pleasant or unpleasant] and your profiling is fulfilled, in the end, with your technically-manufactured scent amalgam. 15 minutes, the voyage to perfumed self discovery. Given the vaporous nature of perfume, it’s exceedingly ch… Continue reading

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