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12.20.12

Advertising
A Wolf among The Bees
by Ernie Schenck
By now, we all know the story of Steve Wozniak. Inspired by a primitive, but promising, computer called the Altair 8800 and a group of uber-enthusiastic ... more

12.13.12

Design Issues
Cooperative! Part 3
by DK Holland
Shrieks of terror, breaking glass and crackling flames erupted in the hot summer night as race riots tore through the troubled neighborhood of ... more

11.29.12

Business
Defamation in the Arts
by Daniel Grant
Defamation is a malicious and false claim—slander (an oral statement) and libel (a written statement)—with the potential of exposing a person or company to ... more

11.22.12

Design Culture
I See What You're Saying
by Wendy Richmond
Each of the senses provides separate and distinct ways of feeding us information; our brains process that incoming information in the most splendid ... more

11.08.12

Creativity
ATTIK Floors It
by Sam McMillan
The agency won the Scion account based on its ability to connect with young people and the strength of Noise, its ongoing experimen­tal print project—a ... more

11.01.12

Typography
Inkling
by Angelynn Grant
Textbooks have a homely history. But not for long. The Inkling app for the iPad and iPhone makes textbooks as appealing as any elegantly designed iBook or app—and just as ... more

10.25.12

Environment
What's In a Word?
by Sam McMillan
Douglas Gayeton is changing the way people talk about food. With a website, a series of films on PBS and a touring pop-up photography show, he’s defining the ... more

10.18.12

Typography
Michael Bierut
by Allan Haley
Michael Bierut likes to tell the story of explaining his solution to a complex design project to his daughter, who quipped, “Oh, you’re going to handle it like the ... more

10.04.12

Design Culture
Pursuing Your Mind's Eye
by Wendy Richmond
The mind’s eye is filled with animated scenarios that fuel design solutions and create original ideas. But are these scenes accessed as robustly as ... more

09.27.12

Design Issues
Cooperative! Part 2
by DK Holland
We are starting to question whether aggressive competition ever gets us what we really need, want or desire—or if it ever did.

09.13.12

Advertising
We Are the Zombies
by Ernie Schenck
Creative people have got to understand who they are, and who their clients are not, if they’re to have a snowball’s chance in of hell having their work be more ... more

09.06.12

Business
The Designer Fund
by Terry Lee Stone
At the heart of all Designer Fund recipients is technology and community connection facilitated by design that goes beyond window dressing to access deeper ... more

08.30.12

Design Issues
Cooperative! Part 1
by DK Holland
We don’t entirely understand how or why so many species cooperate, but the instinct also applies to modern humans: We still cluster for comfort and security ... more

08.16.12

Advertising
The Clutch
by Ernie Schenck
The thing about pressure cooker situations is, the only thing separating them from normal everyday situations is a ticking clock—the threat of losing a client, losing ... more

08.02.12

Creativity
James de Vries
by Angelynn Grant
The Harvard Business Review adopts a bold, colorful new visual language relevant to a younger, more diverse audience in the business community.