Sustainability: Where Rubber Meets the Road

April 16, 2016

Which way of brewing coffee has the lowest environmental footprint? And other questions in the search for how to move from the “why” of sustainability to “how to do it”.

Not All Polls Are Created Equal

January 20, 2016

Political polling is a tricky business with a host of factors that can impact poll results.

Mapping as Method

July 16, 2015

Using visual tools to think through relationships between things.

Global Risks

June 19, 2014

Recommended reading on global risks and thinking about them systemically.

Future Trends

January 28, 2014

Recommended reading on the future of tech and the future of work.

What if sustainability doesn’t work out?

November 20, 2013

Thoughts on how HCI researchers can made a contribution to mitigating “crash” scenarios.

Developing Measurement Frameworks

August 20, 2013

Best practices in the development, design and implementation of measurement frameworks (benchmarks, standards, rating systems, etc.).

Video Ethnography

May 8, 2013

How video is an important tool in market research, usability studies, and beyond.

Two Futures?

January 29, 2013

Are the “techno future” and “nature future” narratives at odds with each other?

Alone Together (again)

December 9, 2012

A talk by MIT researcher Sherry Turkle on how we’re letting technology take us places we don’t want to go.

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