TikTok — a digital pandemic
A deep dive into the Chinese contagion affecting the west — Intro I’m not into conspiracy theories, almost all of them are just dumb bullshit, catnip for the intellectually challenged, Dunning-Krugerites and lonely incels and incelesses (not sure that is a word?). Flat earth? fucking hell. Chemtrails? It’s just planes bro… I get that JFK was probably offed by the mafia, and…
How relationships are the key to shipping great digital products. — Intro I recently had the pleasure of interviewing for a potential new role. In my main interview with design and product peeps, whilst talking shop, I espoused the virtues of a solid, equitable, 3-way relationship between design, product and engineering.
(A)I am become death
How Artificial Intelligence is the new end of days — You charge us with your safekeeping, yet despite our best efforts, your countries wage wars, you toxify your Earth and pursue ever more imaginative means of self-destruction. You cannot be trusted with your own survival. - I. Robot Geoffrey Hinton, one of the godfathers of machine learning, responsible for some…
Design is for humans
How AI and machine learning are toxic for the design industry — The advancement of AI and machine learning is disturbing. It used to just be chess grandmasters that were bitchslapped by new technology. Now every industry is potentially threatened by automation.