Arriving at joy in product design

For those of us in a profession where upon completion of whatever endeavor the outcome is something that is delivered, received and enjoyed--it's actual a rarity that delight and joy is baked in from …

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Statistical Observations in Gotham

After a product goes live and starts to sell and ship out, unless the product is connected to the Internet, it's hard to estimate engaged usage, but it's nearly impossible to estimate the competitor's…

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Haytham Elhawary

It's with some great glee that Haytham Elhawary will be joining us as Mentor-in-Residence at R/GA Accelerator. Haytham is Director of the Zahn Center at City College, and an important lighthouse for …

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Field guides to birding and manhole covers

Bird watching was first traced back to the Victorians, in an era when the cultural drivers of science felt the world could be best understood by mapping the world, collecting data, and harvesting enou…

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R/GA Accelerator Powered by Techstars

The Connected Devices Phenomenon As some of you may have heard, R/GA and Techstars joined forces to lay down an important beachhead to force-multiply the connected devices phenomenon right here i…

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New blog.

First blog in a while. Finally I've decided to bite the bullet and get started on the blog I've always had cooking on the back burner. It'll be a work in progress, so excuse the dust. Theo…

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