Monthly Archives: January 2011

Santiago de Chile Subway bip!

Sounds as Signifiers

I love this Santigo de Chile prepaid public transportation ticket. A minimum investment of Ch$490 ≈ US$1 ≈ 0,75€ gets you a 2-hour ride, which you easily will max out in the public transportation nightmare of Santiago. The naming of the card resonates with the … Read More

Regensburg Vandalism

Medium and Message I

I wonder how (digital) vandalism will manifest in an increasingly augmented world.

Switzerland Berne Visual Thinking

Visual Thinking

The contribution a researcher can make to his/her company is limited by many criteria, like asking the right questions and setting up a research agenda that can answer these questions in a timely manner, to name but a few. However, often good research gets ignored … Read More

Switzerland Berne Whitetables

Drawn and Written

Whiteboard tables are something that you really get used to. Currently I am spending a decent amount of time working in a creative, whiteboard-surrounded environment. We call it the “Brand Gym” and it is the place where we teach and practice Human-Centered Design at Swisscom. … Read More