Category Archives: Right Here, Right Now

Edinburgh conference hopping

Conference Hopping

This is a conference-packed September. After a short stopover at the HCI 2010 in Dundee, Scotland it’s time to get back to the mainland for the next round of coffee-and-biscuit fueled workshops and paper sessions. If you happen to be around in the greater Duisburg … Read More


Finding Focus

I recently returned from a 2-month trip to South America. It was an intense time of roaming the southern hemisphere. Traveling lightweight both physically and mentally facilitates the awareness of freedom. To experience life at its best, it is beneficial to challenge your comfort zone. … Read More

Biking Patriots

Biking Patriots

out with the old in with the new

Out with the old. In with the new.

Sometimes you just feel like redecorating. In the case of this blog it’s more evolution than revolution. I hope you enjoy the new design. Feel free to drop me a line and follow @stengl on twitter.

size and fit

Size, Fit? Form, Function?

Thinking about tablet shapes, amongst other things.

skateboards recycled

Skateboards. Recycled.

The extent to which objects can be re-used or re-cycled. The question why or when it is appropriate to do so. How does the way we bond with products influence our notion to re-use/re-cycle them? Can we design products that make re-usage and re-cycling desirable?


(ex)changing experiences

The inquisitive experience researcher always strives to challenge his own doing & thinking. Therefore learning how others look at and experience the world, as well as sharing these experiences is a crucial element of shaping the researchers mind towards an always on mentality. On 12th October … Read More