Avanceé.Agency

Musings on designing experiences & (re)engineering complexity

Notable Reads

Articles

Site News

Concepts

: Avanceé Reads for 19 April 24 🔗 Have been doing a thing of posting a few quotes/thoughts on LinkedIn which have made their way thru …

: Designer’s Evolution Spending more time contextualizing the tooling and behaviors other functional units are supposed to …

: Avanceé Reads for 12 April 24 🔗 🎂 I don’t recall the reads hitting on this day 🎂, so it’s a bit special. A bit more noise aimed at …

: LLM/AI Hardware and Muse Over on the Muse Discord, shared some thoughts about it what LLM/AI hardware could look like to my …

: Avanceé Reads for 5 Apr 24 🔗 Looking backwards, this has been an incredibly contemplative and challenging week. I think the shape …

: Stymied, or Not There’s this section of my Muse board (instance) that is nothing but a series of glasses and vision …

: Avanceé Reads for 29 Mar 24 🔗 For some, contemplation on this holy day is one part happiness, and another part a consideration of …

: Avanceé Reads for 22 Mar 24 🔗 Used to have teachers say “you can’t just write the answer. Show your work!” A lot of the discourse …

: Aligning with Proficiency There’s a new podcast coming from LeBron James and JJ Reddick called Mind the Game. This podcast is …

: Avanceé Reads for 15 Mar 24 🔗 It is the Ides of March… looking to beware on one end, and mind “the wisdom of the crowd” on …

: Negotiations With Audiences Attended a four hour workshop and was reminded about the tenuous relationship that facilitators have …

: Avanceé Reads for 8 Mar 24 🔗 The statement came up once again, “culture eats strategy for breakfast.” Am hearing it in a …

: Gateway For the past week have been sitting with the term “gateway.“ In part, a recollection of Gateway …

: Avanceé Reads for 1 March 24 🔗 We’ve lept into a new month with a sense of anticipation, fear, and perhaps… something more humane.

: If At First You Don’t Succeed …figure out what you did to break things and get back on track. Am back at being able to get up to …

: Avanceé Reads for 23 Feb 24 🔗 There’s definitely interest in the scope Avanceé proposes. Just need to clarify three words a bit …

: Avanceé Reads for 16 Feb 24 🔗 Something is brewing… Also published Reshaping a Definition of UX

: Reshaping a Definition of UX Amongst the pieces of things this initiative has made evident, one of which has been a …

: Avanceé Reads for 9 Feb 24 🐇 🐉 Moving from the rabbit to the dragon year. Should be a wonderful moment for some, and… well, things …

: Vision Pro (Demo) Impressions Decided to do an impromptu trip to the closest Apple Store and demo the Apple Vision Pro. The …

: Avanceé Reads for 2 Feb 24 🔗 Good bit more this week around connections, and what people may assume is a future that’s not yet …

: Avanceé Reads for 26 Jan 24 🔗 Also published Been A Long Time Since Concepts - aka, the stuff that’s here

: Been A Long Time Since Concepts Have been sitting today thinking about what’s been shared here and how there’s not been any …

: Avanceé Reads for 19 Jan 24 🔗 Having conversations with yourself is a good thing. Challenge your methods, your ethics, your …

: Avanceé Reads for 12 Jan 24 🔗 Also published Always Refining the Contact Points. There’s a shape of this effort that may be even …

: Always Refining the Contact Points Went to a brunch and didn’t have the NFC ring when it came time to swap contact info. But, due to a …

: Avanceé Reads for 5 Jan 24 🔗 It’s a new year and we’re continuing this flow of sharing these connected disparate threads around …

: Avanceé Reads for 22 and 28 Dec 23 🔗 The other week, posted a review of what has been an enjoyable and contemplative year. From the …

: Avanceé Reads for 15 Dec 23 🔗 Also published Avanceé’s 2023 Review.

: Avanceé 2023 Review As has been the case each year since this venture begun, Avanceé looks at what has been shared, …

: Avanceé Reads for 8 Dec 23 🔗 Coming up on the end of the year and sooner reflection on some of the lessons learned, and the …

: Avanceé Reads for 1 Dec 23 🔗 One reflection from this week: the responsibility everyone on a product/project team has in regards …

: A Breathless Viewer It’s that time of the year, where many companies wrap up their finances and begin the long slog into …

: Avanceé Reads for 24 Nov 23 🔗 No reason to be full, and every reason to be unsatisfied. Still, find a way to be thankful for what …

: Avanceé Reads for 17 Nov 23 🔗 Feels like at some point, we will separate intelligence from transformation and intelligence from …

: Avanceé Reads for 10 Nov 23 🔗 The USA observes Veteran’s Day today - those who have done military service and are still living. …

: Avanceé Reads for 3 Nov 23 🔗 Finally, feeling like there are some things that can make it out of the drafts… Stay tuned

: Avanceé Reads for 27 Oct 23 🔗 A bit of new tech and refined perspectives on deck this week. A matter of focus and not just …

: Avanceé Reads for 20 Oct 23 🔗 Also published: Forward Thinking

: Forward Thinking A bit of the things am chewing on after a few conversations (even in one day) regarding taking …

: Avanceé Reads for 13 Oct 23 Reminded about a previous thread of conversations and articles around deep work, and the humanity …

: Avanceé Reads for 6 Oct 23 As social (media) changes, there’s a sense that connections made matter more. And yet, there’s also …

: Avanceé Reads for 29 Sept 23 Even though we are into the meteorological fall, it still feels as if autumn has moved its way into …

: Avanceé Reads for 22 Sept 23 Changing of seasons but not the changing of the thoughts happening

: Avanceé Reads for 15 Sept 23 🔗 Am not devoid of notes this week. Just taking the perspective that Muse’s evolving might mean some …

: Avanceé Reads for 8 Sept 23 🔗 Even though it could be considered a short week, they were still more than enough in the quiver to …

: Avanceé Reads for 1 Sept 23 Such a bittersweet week in a few ways. And to also have such a moment with Muse (see their …

: Avanceé Reads for 25 Aug 23 🔗 Such a week, and most of us dealing with layers of life which aren’t so easily seen within the …

: Avanceé Reads for 18 Aug 22 🔗 Also published: All the Personal Computing One Needs Where this week’s reads are about the values we …

: All the Personal Computing One Needs Sitting in a cafe, thinking about what’s happening with the hardware side of computing and wonder …

: Avanceé Reads for 11 Aug 23 🔗 Also published XReal Beam, Monitor Replacement on Deck Week’s reads remind me to be hopeful, and …

: XReal Beam, Monitor Replacement on Deck Catching up with many who also got the XReal Beam, Avanceé’s came in today and it’s already been a …

: Avanceé Reads for 4 Aug 23 🔗 Felt like there was not a lot read this week; but do feel there’s some renewed anchors in a few …

: Avanceé Reads for 28 July 23 Also published: Question of Value At some point, what evolved from being pushed forward no longer …

: Question of Value What’s the value of creativity or any type of manual information work during this age where the …

: Avanceé Reads for 21 July 23 🔗 Absolutely awesome confluence of ideas and convos this week, and new lab play. Also published: Don’t …

: Don’t Need A Controller with That Contentious opinion? Apple and Humane aren’t wrong… you do not want a controller or other device as …

: Avanceé Reads for 14 July 23 🔗 Also published: Cutting Through the Noise Feels like did a good job this week cutting thru some of …

: Cutting Through the Noise Apparently, I’m getting older. And saying that because more often than not these days, am looking …

: Avanceé Reads for 7 July 23 🔗 Definitely had one of those weeks when the pen was alive. Looking forward to upcoming articles and …

: Avanceé Reads for 30 June 23 🔗

: XReal and Spatial Computing Thoughts Went down some rabbit hole looking at VR and AR devices and got back around the XReal (formerly …

: Avanceé Reads for 23 June 23 🔗 Surely didn’t have as many things read over this week; and at the same time, the notes are correct …

: Avanceé Reads for 16 June 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 9 June 23 🔗 Also published: The Frustrations of Un-Optimization

: Frustrations of Un-Optimization In the shape of Avanceé, there’s the aforementioned challenge of the coaching down-slope, but also …

: Avanceé Reads for 2 June 23 🔗 Also published: Coaching’s Down-Slope

: Coaching’s Down-Slope Much about coaching others seems to be setting people and teams on the upswing. But, you’ve also got …

: Avanceé Reads for 26 May 23 🔗 Also published Leaving Screens, Not Canvases

: Leaving Screens, Not Canvases One of the things which most bugs about some of the way computing is looked at is the focus on there …

: Avanceé Reads for 19 May 23 Also published A Lab and A Future

: A Lab and A Future Most things shared here are small notes and threads amongst topics others are talking about. But …

: Avanceé Reads for 12 May 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 5 May 23

: Avanceé Reads for 28 April 23 🔗 Now playing with Micro.Blog’s upcoming via iOS/iPadOS Test Flight, these kinds of edge moments are …

: Avanceé Reads for 21 April 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 14 April 23 🔗 Also published: One Step Further

: One Step Further Speculative fiction as an act of thinking In a project, we are aiming a few steps beyond what is …

: Avanceé Reads for 7 April 23 🔗 This actually might be one of the last cross-posted to Twitter. Kind of not a bad thing in our case; …

: Avanceé Reads for 31 Mar 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 24 March 23 🐑

: Avanceé Reads for 17 Mar 23 🔗 ☘️🍀

: Avanceé Reads for 10 Mar 23 🔗 Also published Compliments and Additions

: Compliments and Additions One of the more powerful realizations any relationship comes across is this concept of either being …

: Avanceé Reads for 3 Mar 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 24 Feb 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 17 Feb 23 🔗 Also shared: (via LinkedIn Human-centered design is not something to add to a product or process. It …

: Avanceé Reads for 10 Feb ‘23 🔗 Also published: Agility and Shape Things (part 2 of Move Fast and Shape Things)

: Agility and Shape Things It’s often a topic sits in the mind long enough to become something to write about. This is again …

: Avanceé Reads for 3 Feb 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 27 Jan 23 🔗 Also published: Post-Twitter Discourse

: Post-Twitter Discourse There’s a lot of possibilities (Mastadon, Discord, Gas, Snap, etc). But, if you know me, I tend to …

: Avanceé Reads for 20 Jan 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 13 Jan 23 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 6 Jan ‘23 🔗

: The Whole View of Avanceé Reads 2022 Haven’t had the mental capacity to thematically arrange these, but the view from week to week and …

: Avanceé Reads for 30 Dec 22 🔗 Whoops, kind of forgot to post these. Last notable reads set for 2022. And what an incredible amount …

: Avanceé Reads for 23 Dec 22 🔗 Might be the last of the year, might not be. Depends on… well, how does one stop or slow down …

: Reviewing Avanceé’s 2022 Research and Experiments Around this time of the year, we revisit some of the research and experiments which have been a part …

: Avanceé Reads for 16 Dec ‘22 🔗 Getting to that point where one reflects on the past year and wraps up plans for next year. …

: Avanceé Reads for 9 Dec 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 2 Dec 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 25 Nov 22 🔗 Also published: Reflections of a Difference in Perspective

: Reflections of A Difference in Perspective Being in a different working & mental space for a week does wonders for one’s psyche …it also …

: Avanceé Reads for 19 Nov 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 11 Nov 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 4 Nov ‘22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 28 Oct 22 🔗 Also published: If Twitter Goes…

: If Twitter Goes… had this for Monday, forgot to hit Pulbish - whoops For many people, who do not live a significant …

: Avanceé Reads for 21 Oct 22 🔗 Also published: Thought Experiment in An OS (operating system)

: Thought Experiment: Excitement in an OS The other week, a tweet asked: Are you a computer software professional and unhappy with your …

: Avanceé Reads for 14 Oct 22 🔗 Also published: An Analogy of Presence

: An Analogy of Presence Watching young ones with connectivity is always a lesson. You might see them being distracted, or …

: Avanceé Reads for 7 Oct 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 28 Sept 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 23 Sept 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 16 Sept 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 9 Sept 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 2 Sept 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 26 Aug 22 🔗 Also published: Chatting Humane Wearables with Everett Advisors

: Chatting Humane Wearables with Everett Advisors Capitalizing on a recent re-connect w/Everett Advisors, jumped on a podcast episode w/Sean and …

: Avanceé Reads for 19 Aug 22 🔗 Also published: Robots Arise, Creativity Fails Tweet: On scaling consulting (re: @excapite’s recent …

: Robots Arise, Creativity Falls? Some time ago, posted a piece of an insight because of the rise in the use of DALL-E (and similar) …

: Avanceé Reads for 12 Aug 22 🔗 Also published: On That Ring Project LinkedIn: Studying past notes, interesting insight: the org …

: On that Ring Project The hardest thing about our long-running NFC ring project is not commandeering the hardware (and …

: Avanceé Reads for 5 Aug 22 🔗 Also published: [LinkedIn: A Simple Teat to Validate Maturity of Design …

: Avanceé Reads for 29 July 22 🔗 Also published: Homeostasis As Normal LinkedIn: Yes, it is difficult for many to see what has been …

: Homeostasis As Normal What if productivity is getting to the point (or maybe knowledge work, or any kind of work for that …

: Avanceé Reads for 22 July 22 🔗 Also published: Design’s Credibility

: Design’s Credibility While listening to Charles Barkley on the Draymond Green podcast, he brings up an interesting point …

: Avanceé Reads for 15 July 22 🔗 Also published: Platform Semantics Intersection of Outputs and Outcomes

: Platform Semantics Do I need to care about their platforms? This is a question often asked before going into certain …

: Avanceé Reads for 8 July 22 🔗 Also published Independence and Superstition

: Independence and Superstition Around this time of the year, many in the USA celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, cookouts, …

: Avanceé Reads for 1 July 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 24 June 22 🔗 Also published: Sensemaking: Learning and Working

: Sensemaking: Learning and Working To some of us, “sensemaking” isn’t work. It’s an adventure… a self-fueled, sometimes even …

: Avanceé Reads for 17 June 22 🔗 Also published: Thoughts on iPadOS 16’s Stage Manager

: Thoughts on iPadOS 16’s Stage Manager Furthering some thoughts from last week’s Apple WWDC presentation of iPadOS 16 and Stage Manager. …

: Avanceé Reads for 10 June 22 🔗 A good bit more ink and thoughts on this one than the usual. Normally, leaving the arrangement of …

: Avanceé Reads for 3 June 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 27 May 22 🔗 Also published: Maturity Beyond Management Links collected using the newly launched Muse 2.0 (see …

: Maturity Beyond Management Recent conversations about change and technology with those who are directly implementing and …

: Avanceé Reads For 20 May 22 🔗 Also published: Comfort, Friction Chatting w/a UX designer (friend) recently who is looking at …

: Comfort, Friction Been doing this thing a little bit more frequently lately where when people are asking what Avanceé …

: Avanceé Reads for 13 May 22 🔗 Also published: Data Analysis is Weird Of note, this week’s share of the Muse board comes from the …

: Data Analysis is Weird Something of an “off the cuff” title to this, but in thinking about a few items which have been in …

: Avanceé Reads for 6 May 22 🔗 Also posted: Some Truths About Design Analogy of A Few Dead Evergreens

: Some Truths About Design What are some things which may be true about design that seem to be ignored or looked over? Could …

: Avanceé Reads for 28 April 22 🔗 Also published: Q1 2022 Article Summaries

: Q1 2022 Avanceé Article Summaries Running off to quieter platforms is often a decent way to make a distinct sound amongst the others. …

: Avanceé Reads for 22 April 22 🔗 🌎🌍🌏 There’s probably something that connects the “22” of today along with Earth Day. Certainly, the …

: Design As Anti-Career Some folks don’t want to hear the truth. Some want you to placate their expectations until you are …

: Avanceé Reads for 15 April ‘22 🔗 Also published: Disabling Conversations

: Disabling Conversations While establishing this initiative, several conversations about its purpose and validity have come …

: Avanceé Reads for 8 April ‘22 🔗 Also published: Artifacts of the Future For other channels, posted an aggregate of the past four …

: Artifacts of the Future Since the late winter of 2020, I have moved from an automobile to a multi-modal-centeric view of …

: Avanceé Reads for 1 April 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 25 Mar 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 18 Mar 22 🔗

: Work Flows Smarter The deadbolt has been a long running part of many home doors. And more prevalent in those middle …

: Avanceé Reads for 11 Mar 22 🔗

: A View of Tomorrow Sometimes we look at the future as something so far off that it’s almost unimaginable. But what …

: Avanceé Reads for 4 Mar 22 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 25 Feb 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 18 Feb 22 🔗 A late posting, for a few reasons. But probably timing doesn’t really matter until it does 🤔

: Avanceé Reads for 11 Feb 22 🔗 Also published: Design’s Dialects

: Design’s Dialects Across a few previous projects, one shape of deliverable was a data dictionary, or some type of …

: Avanceé Reads for 4 Feb 22 🔗 Also published: One-Buttons Successes

: One-Button Successes “Can you help me just get this process down to where I can click one button and it does what I …

: Avanceé Reads for 28 Jan 22 🔗 Also published: Sharpening A Few Arrows Read other articles here.

: Sharpening A Few Arrows Have been encouraged over the past few weeks with several conversations about what this initiative …

: Avanceé Reads for 21 Jan 22 🔗 Also published: Three Leg Table

: Three Leg Table <img src=“https://cdn.uploads.micro.blog/2274/2022/e9d570f327.jpg" alt=“IKEA LÖVBACKEN …

: Avanceé Reads for 14 Jan 22 🔗 New year and the reading, linking, threading, and thematic interludes continue. One of the more …

: Podcast: Theology and the Metaverse The other week, got a chance to hang with an old friend Nigel Scott (@ExCapite) on his new podcast …

: A Bit Off the Cuff Over the past many weeks, have had several conversations, and really insightful pieces of wisdom …

: Notable Reads for 2021 🔗 A year of things read, things shared. With a neat bonus of a piece not shared. Really appreciate the …

: Avanceé Reads for 24 Dec 21 🔗 Honestly didn’t think there’d be anything for publishing this week; but, am always reading, and …

: Avanceé Reads for 17 Dec 21 🔗 Also published: Identifying the Necessity of Opportunity

: Identifying the Necessity of Opportunity Part of the market space in which Avanceé plays is within the civic tech space. Civic tech, or the …

: Avanceé Reads 10 Dec 21 🔗 Also published: Figuring Out A Future

: Figuring Out A Future In dedicating more of a focus to Avanceé, there’s been a good bit of resetting the plate which has …

: Avanceé Reads 3 Dec 21 🔗 Also published: Of 2021 Experiments and Ruminations

: Of 2021’s Experiments and Ruminations This has been an interesting year in regards to various experiments. In some respects, these …

: Avanceé Reads 26 Nov 21 🔗 Also this week: What Does A Fractional Executive Do / Avanceé’s Fractional Services Offering

: What Does A Fractional Executive Do? In the recent attention towards Avanceé, one area of interest has been in shaping “fractional …

: Avanceé Reads 19 Nov 21 🔗 Also this week: Expectations and Boundaries

: Expectations and Boundaries Responded to an insightful post on LinkedIn which Dr. Richard Claydon asks about challenges related …

: Avanceé Reads 12 Nov 21 🔗 Also this week, Dark Patterns Are Decisions.

: Dark Patterns Are Decisions Dark Patterns Are Decisions In a recent conversation regarding design governance and operations, the …

: Avanceé Reads 5 Nov 21 ✍🏽🔗 Also this week: Structuting and Shaping DesignOps

: Structuring & Shaping DesignOps Over the past few months, a series of conversations regarding design operations (DesignOps) has been …

: Avanceé Reads 29 Oct 21 🔗

: Tymbals’s Series on Trust Our friend at Tymbals has been back at it, (re)publishing a series of posts on the impact of AI, …

: Avanceé Reads 22 Oct 21 🔗 Missing the Reddit convo about NPM being compromised, but all the other fun reads are as normal

: Avanceé Reads 15 Oct 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 8 Oct 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 1 Oct 🔗

: Token Innovation Digital transformation Modernization Lane Minimalist \ There are many terms and fads which make …

: Avanceé Reads 24 Sept 21 🔗 ✍🏾 Also published Wellness As Future Value

: Wellness As Forward Value For the past weeks, have been staring a friend’s business card who is involved in the wellness …

: Avanceé Reads 17 Sept 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 10 Sept 21 🔗

: Sensemaking Today seems to have been a continual gospel about sensemaking. In its most basic definition, …

: Avanceé Reads 3 Sept 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 27 Aug 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads for 13 Aug 21 🔗 ✍🏾

: Avanceé Reads 6 Aug 21 🔗📝 Article: Ambient Computing Canvses

: Ambient Computing Canvases What if tablets are the canvas for ambient computing behaviors; not an analogous replacement for …

: Slowness of Competence One of the challenges found when involved in transforming organizations is this analysis of the …

: Avanceé Reads 23 July 🔗 Well, that was embarrassing. Trying to post directly from Muse via screenshot didn’t seem to work

: Avanceé Reads 16 July 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 9 July ✍🏾🔗

: Blank Slate Looking at the notebook, the calendar Blank slate Am comparing to the previous endeavor maybe a bit …

: Avanceé Reads 2 July 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 25 June 21 ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 18 June 21 🔗

: 🖋 Speculative Fiction: OIF Agent Elements in this come from an existing project; however, nothing from said project or persons …

: Advanced Tools, Or Advancing Thinking A shape of some of the work which has framed what’s become Avanceé includes over a decade of …

: Avanceé Reads 11 June ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 4 June 21 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 28 May 🔗 Wonder how Muse’s 1.7 Update will affect these shares in future posts

: Lessons and Opportunities There’s been some decent attention in the past few weeks to Avanceé (for good reason), and some of …

: Avanceé Reads 14 May 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 7 May ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 30 April 21 ✍🏾🔗

: Contemplation Digital Transformation… Manipulation or Decision? Needs more fleshing out… but feels a …

: Avanceé Reads 16 April 21 ✍🏾🔗 No scribbles this week. After last week’s mini-vacation from all the things was just good enough to …

: Avanceé Reads 9 April 21 ✍🏾🔗

: From A Future 2021 (#FaF21): Discussions and Discovery on Protopian Themes Excited to have participated once again with the From A Future discussion/conference. An extremely …

: Avanceé Reads 26 March ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 19 Mar ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 5 Mar ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 26 Feb ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 19 Feb ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 12 Feb ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 5 Feb ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 29 Jan ✍🏾 🔗

: Avanceé Reads 22 Jan ✍🏾🔗

: Avanceé Reads 15 Jan ✍🏾🔗

: Where Have the Articles Gone? No, really where have the articles gone? They really haven’t gone anywhere. It’s been more case of …

: DTD #2021Resolutions Do great work Tell your story Deliver great customer service – #2021Resolutions

: 2020 Reflection and Rollup Created w/Muse for iPad

: Lenses (Explanation v1) Been chewing on the pictured concept a bit more the past few months. Thinking through this concept …

: Mis-Definition of Polymaths While some others are waking slowly from their feasting over the past day(s), am back on the pedals …

: Updating A Few Experiments The pace of posting here has certainly slowed down from the first years. In part due to activities …

: Experiments with GoTenna Mesh Many years back, in a previous endeavor, had looked into the potential and promise of mesh …

: Scribble and the Challenge of Input On this, the day after the release of iPadOS 14, am engaging in a bit of an experiment to see how …

: Essential skills for Knowledge Workers Was listening to a podcast recently by the good folks at Muse and the wheels started turning when …

: Thinking... Thinking… A lot about the process of thinking (deep thought, collaborative, synthesis, …

: Focals & Optical Wearable Challenges There’s something a bit rough and almost ironic about hearing about optical wearable companies no …

: WWDC and Frameworks Still trying to come up with some collective thoughts that makes sense around WWDC. But, the fact of …

: Electricity’s Equivalent to Plastic The rise of the eBike. More specifically, a return to the electric bicycle and electronic propulsion …

: Transformation from Middle Management to Automation Was talking with a former client recently on the topic of about the transformation that is happening …

: The Interdependency of (Social) Media If it is not clear already, our relationship with media (broadcast, social, and otherwise) is quite …

: LMGTFY There is always a level of snark when looking at acronyms constituting various attitudes and …

: Invaluable Tools for New Thinking Looking back over 20+ years of various entrepreneurial and employee pursuits, a common theme of …

: Lessons from Mobile on Medium Have been writing for a long time. And it seems as if every few years that writing shifts a paradigm …

: Why Keyboards Remain I figured it out… sort of (thoughts while reading MacStories Apple Magic Keyboard First …

: Is Omni Workspace > Remote Workstation Many knowledge workers have been relegated to working remotely against the foreground (many Zoom) …

: Distributed Work, Flows As many companies are beginning to understand what they can and cannot do in regards to a …

: The Parlee Cycles and Toyota Prius Project Reposting from my personal blog — from 2011 — with a few small edits because it’s a view remembered …

: Going To, Putting On Is it really a relationship, or something different Ruminating on the recently announced update for …

: Wearable Awareness For the past week, have been comparing the use of smart ring (Ōura) and a mood ring. In many …

: Notable Reads for 20 Mar 🔗 Haven’t published the “Notable Reads” series at all this year. Part of that being a bit less …

: Gravel Bike Stroll 🕶 📹 Posting a bit different than the usual, a video of one of my latest bike rides. Some call it …

: Leap As appropriate a day as any other to speak on how to move forward. Leap days could probably be …

: Strategies of Long-Term Goals Breaking down how an ant eats an elephant On a current project, a comment was made, “you are playing …

: Founding Principles Where a rogue comment about USA history invokes computational evolutions A friend mentioned about …

: Evolving the iPad Workspace Perhaps what was admired as a teen drives adulthood after all This could probsbly be considered a …

: From A Future Things seem to be a little bit slow in terms of the new publishing here, but the fact of the matter …

: Hearing Sight Casting new patterns for a new year The past two years, Avanceé has been something of an experiment, …

: Notable Reads for 14 Dec 🔗 This time last week, didn’t intend on writing another one of these composed link lists. But, it’s a …

: Inking As Post written with Tactilis Scribe

: Notable Reads for 7 Dec 🔗 Reflecting on the week, there’s a lot which can theme it. But, an overwhelming sense from others is …

: Notable Reads for 29 Nov 🔗 While part of the world yells for redemption, another part aims to grab monetary redemption from …

: Debating A Slight Shift When Avanceé launched, it was like finally finding shape to the bottom of a very deep well. That …

: Notable Reads for 22 Nov 🔗 Was going to theme this around some design concepts, but it occurs that a better topic is that of …

: Notable Reads for 17 Nov 🔗 Reading this weekend a few Kindle samples, and there’s one which has made enough of an impression to …

: Reviewing Vue’s Bone Conduction Glasses After several weeks, impressions of an open letter type It’s been about a month since attaining the …

: Notable Reads for 8 Nov 🔗 Added an iPad Mini 5 & Pencil to the toolset recently and it’s actually made for much quieter …

: Notable Reads for 1 Nov 🔗 Have been away once again. This time because of physical moments. Seasons changing does some …

: Ear Muscles Leveraging newly acquired Vue glasses to explore other ranges of hearing Been sitting on how to best …

: Notable Reads for 19 Oct 🔗 Probably should not do more apologies. And yet a present situation has made for a cadence disruption …

: Indigenous Persuading a designer’s shift from “intuitive” to “indigenous” Tearing a perspective from history in …

: Visibility, Consistency Impact isn’t just visibility, but the impression massaged by consistency In a previous draft of this …

: Notable Reads for 4 Oct 🔗 For one reason or another, felt like waiting until the end of the day to share what has been …

: On Prioritization When you get into a consistent mode of behaviors and then life gets in the way, you start the …

: Notable Reads for 27 Sept 🔗 The arrival of fall… a resetting of clocks in so many ways. Where the summer was laden with …

: Chronophobia Term comes from the book Timefullness… fear of time and it’s effects Can remember the moment …

: Notable Reads for 21 Sept 🔗 Wrapped up into a new context and the usual Friday has turned into a late Saturday. Perhaps, it’s …

: Explaining A Bicycle for the Mind A bicycle for the mind requires a different perspective and disruption A common question asked …

: Notable Reads for 13 Sept 🔗 As good a theme for the week’s reads as any. From @yourgirlSylv: There are lots of different kinds …

: Remote, Control Pondering a future of knowledge work, managing flow not controlling it Thinking about a few recent …

: Notable Reads for 6 Sept 🔗 Communicating clarity is not exactly easy. There’s the perspective we have, and then there is the …

: Notable Reads for 30 Aug 🔗 Another week in the books, and yet labor seems to continue. Still processing what it means in the …

: Trendspotting Moving forward by looking backward When learning to drive, my parents gave me a lot of solid info …

: Notable Reads for 23 Aug 🔗 The distance between faith and worry… or what’s found in a proposal meeting’s questions. The …

: Friction Has A Perspective Perhaps innovation’s perspective is bound by personal friction One discussion often turns into many. …

: Notable Reads for 16 Aug 🔗 Sitting down to write and on the window is an insect I’d not seen before. Not a spider, just six …

: Organizational Maturity Happenstance or happen to have a stance Reviewing some older notes on organizations and user …

: Notable Reads for 9 Aug 🔗 Rest and recovery… or something like that. For one reason or another, you can’t seem to slow …

: Project: Masala.AI Branding Exploration Project: [Masala.AI](https://masala.ai) Branding Exploration

: 15 Minutes to Add Time Describing an experimental workshop and a focused destination In a few recent conversations about …

: Notable Reads for 2 Aug 🔗 Cycles… everything seems to happen in cycles. None of these are all that spectacular in and …

: Mental Knots Reading a piece about totems and tantrums, was reminded of a term heard once before — mental knots. …

: Notable Reads for 26 Jul 🔗 Perhaps it is a good thing to have talent to shape a workspace. Companies which figure it out call …

: Future Isn’t Far Enough New headlines, not faster ones Some years ago, attempting to take more control over an online …

: Notable Reads for 19 Jul 🔗 Climate and weather are increasingly the points of topic in the northern hemisphere. Sure, part of …

: Senses of Approaches Many approaches, just as there are many senses Having been involved with connected technology since …

: Notable Reads for 12 Jul 🔗 Uncharacteristicly quiet this week. Or, more like listening to what others are/aren’t doing in this …

: Notable Reads for 5 July 🔗 Independence. Given the celebration of such for the USA, it’s helpful to stay on theme so to speak. …

: Advocacy Transactions Not the pioneer, but the ones who follow, who create the roads Speaking with a few “coffee office …

: Links for 29 June 🔗 Late? Or elite? Part of the reason for things being later than usual, that is the posting of this …

: Technical Literacy As Currency Every org is a tech org, every tech is it’s currency In some engagements, the product is simply to …

: Notable Reads for 22 Jun 🔗 Thought about publishing the weekly links earlier since Friday was quite packed. But, it made sense …

: Connectivity As Wellness When connectivity is wellness A few conversations recently about connectivity and what it means to …

: Notable Reads for 14 June 🔗 Persistence… for those to whom media has or hasn’t given them attention, there’s the swelling …

: Lessons of Incomplete Design Less “Finished” and More “What Else Is There” Not every project ends in a beautiful design. Better …

: Notable Reads for 7 June 🔗 What happens when you start thinking about what you can do now and start concentrating a little bit …

: Unstructured/Structured WWDC19 Keynote Thoughts Unstructured thoughts on Apple’s 2019 WWDC Keynote Did not intend to sit down and write this, so am …

: Challenges Not Challenging Not every challenge is challenging One of the most difficult concepts to get across in the middle of …

: Notable Reads for 31 May 🔗 Finding and synthesizing readings when the months slow down into heat of summer tends to be a little …

: Flashback: June ‘18 June of last year (2018) was an interesting month. Felt like there was a shift which needed to be …

: Innovation by Enterprise’s Need Deftly turning a large ship with a whisper With some clients, the topic of organizational change …

: Notable Reads for 24 May 🔗 Writing a forward for an upcoming book and was impressed to think about the contexts of love, lust, …

: Notable Reads for 18 May 🔗 There is a hashtag-day holiday almost every day it seems. Sometimes, these days seem nothing more …

: Flashback: May 2018 🔗 Last week was a flashback to the posts shared last year (April 2018). For this week, it’s a look at …

: Efficiency and Sufficiency There’s a pattern to each week here. The long-post to start the week is both summary and launching. …

: Notable Reads for 10 May 🔗 Perhaps it is more about paying attention to what matters for most people. What matters are the …

: Flashback to April 18 Flashbacks to what talked about on the site a year ago: Long-Form Thoughts Paying Attention …

: Tooling Between Communicating & Designing Wondering why design tools have been reluctant to evolve Conversations about design methods and …

: Notable Reads for 3 May 🔗 Each week, looking back over what has been an influential read is something of a joy and a hurdle. …

: Ethical UX As a Social/Security Vector Bending UX to see other vectors of organizational ethics A friend and I joked about a photo sent to …

: Notable Reads for 26 Apr Paradigm shifts are interesting. Usually, we don’t recognize there has been a change until after the …

: What I Do Exactly A common question grants a canvas to an uncommon answer: ”So what exactly do I/does Avanceé do?” …

: Notable Reads for 19 Apr To be mindful or to be inspired? That’s where aspects of the week land when we talk of themes. …

: On Collaborative Products Collaborative software is validated through collaborative experiences before its individual features …

: Notable Reads for 12 Apr 🔗 As mentioned earlier this week, wanted to get back to letting the notable links/reads of the week …

: Back to Reflect Some weeks back, started to share notable reads as a daily, rather than weekly supplement. And while …

: Notable Reads for 4 Apr 🔗 Moving back to the weekly share next week. Noticed a few things effected by the lack of better …

: Notable Reads for 3 Apr 🔗 Opinion | Why It’s So Easy for a Bounty Hunter to Find You - The New York Times Read at 11:13 PM …

: Notable Reads for 2 Apr 🔗 Manipulating the YouTube Algorithm - (Part 1/3) Smarter Every Day 213 - YouTube Read at 9:45 PM How …

: Notable Reads for 1 Apr 🔗 Started to just skip the links for yesterday given the various pranks. A later sharing of the …

: Notable Reads for Mar 30 and 31 🔗 Notable Reads for Mar 30 How Apple Card works – TechCrunch Read at 11:44 PM Steven Sinofsky on …

: Notable Reads for 28 Mar 🔗 Garfield phones beach mystery finally solved after 35 years - BBC News Read at 6:57 PM Job …

: Notable Reads for 27 Mar 🔗 Arm Yourself With Specific Knowledge Read at 9:56 PM AiriPods | Asymco Read at 9:31 PM A Dollar Will …

: Notable Reads for 26 Mar 🔗 Exploration vs Exploitation | Noah Brier dot Com Read at 11:05 PM Another tax on the poor: …

: Notable Reads for 25 Mar 🔗 Google Stadia Is a Net Neutrality Nightmare – Variety Read at 10:13 PM OpenStax Read at 10:03 PM “I …

: Notable Reads from 23 & 24 Mar 🔗 Notable Reads from 24 Mar Why the Olympic Games Are Steering Clear of E-Sports Read at 9:22 PM Man …

: Starting from Convo Building a design ethos, one conversation at a time In talking with people about Avanceé, one of the …

: Notable Reads for 22 Mar 🔗 Manton Reece (@manton) Read at 1:19 PM Trusting Driverless Cars - Library - Google Design Read at …

: Notable Reads for 21 Mar 🔗 Harvard sued by descendant of U.S. slave photographed in 19th century Read at 10:08 PM How the iPad …

: Notable Reads for 20 Mar 🔗 When Your Body Says No | Outside Online Read at 11:27 PM Stop trying to solve traffic and start …

: Notable Reads for 19 Mar 🔗 Designing digital products for bioinformatics — Part II Read at 2:48 PM STRIKE! Magazine — On the …

: Notable Reads for 18 Mar 🔗 People can sense Earth’s magnetic field, brain waves suggest | Science News Read at 11:28 PM Just …

: Notable Reads for 17 Mar 🔗 Elon Musk: the Architect of Tomorrow— Rolling Stone Read at 10:15 PM Musk: Osborning His Model 3 – …

: Notable Reads for 16 Mar 🔗 Can cars deliver micromobility? Read at 10:35 PM [Leighton Cusack on Twitter: New project I’m …

: Notable Reads for 15 Mar 🔗 In the midst of putting this together, got into a conversation about parents vs parenting. The …

: Reflecting on ‘19 So Far Usually, the middle of the week has been used to share concepts or lingering sketches for current or …

: Deep Thought Paradigm: Workspace Further ruminations on the specifics of “deep thought” paradigms in a workspace Weird the things …

: Notable Reads for 8 Mar It was almost written like a “poor me” metronome. That look back over the week which wasn’t as …

: Notable Read for 6 Mar Simply because this could not wait for Friday’s collection. Feels like it’s too important of a topic …

: Auditing the Peculiar ID/UX Setup Documenting and adutiing a peculiar (to some) way of working in the interaction design/user …

: Status As A Serivce by @eugenewei Status As A Serivce by @eugenewei Probably a good thesis for @microdotblog as well as a note of …

: Notable Reads for 1 Mar 🔗 Looking at one of the last snowfalls of the season out of the window, am reminded of there always …

: Concept: On-Demand Disability Transit App Concept: On-Demand Disability Transit App

: Unshapen and Focused Being thrust back to the future of unshapen mobiles and their implications Spent a nice day …

: Notable Reads for 22 Feb 🔗 Fast and slow. A reminder of the cold of winter, the persistence of bias, and the surprise of …

: Simply Perspective Using perspective of the future to communicate a simply, accessible present Living in a space where …

: Notable Reads for 15 Feb Resonance… That word spoke to what kept coming back towards this week. Not simply because …

: Reviewing Concepts Taking some time today to review a few past concepts. The ideation that led to these (and a few …

: Human Factors of Efficiency Perspectives of humane factors for defining efficiency Long before Avanceé was a clear concept, work …

: Notable Reads for 8 Feb 🔗 Pattens can provoke actions. The provocation can seem as if it is elongating friction, or pointing …

: Tuning the CIO Tuning aspects of the CIO position into temporary, effective leadership Looking back at a recent …

: Notable Reads for 1 Feb 🔗 Throughly enjoy those moments where there’s a cross-pollination of experiences and talents. There’s …

: Concept: IoT Diagnostic App

: Simplicity Then Forward Staring with simplifying as identifying how forward In the past weeks, Avanceé has had conversations …

: Notable Reads for 24 Jan 🔗 The are times when it is suitable to be reminded that aspects of connected technologies do or dont’t …

: Bonus Notes from 18 Jan

: Notable Reads for 18 Jan 🔗 Some challenges are harder than others. When in the midst of significant change, the challenge to …

: Shortcuts and the Challenge of Flow The use of Apple Shortcuts and an ability to maintain “flow states” of productivity on iOS When …

: Notable Reads for 11 Jan 🔗 2019 is off and running — so to speak. Challenges in the USA with budgets and government shutdowns …

: LiquidText & Some Notable Reads

: Scribbling Notes Towards Refined Abilities Could going about sharing digitally using an analog analogy unveil the better AI There’s something …

: Notable Reads for 4 Jan 🔗 Bringing in the new year with a slight rebranding of the week’s links 🔗🔖, now called _Notable …

: Avanceé in 2018: Articulating Focus 2018 was the first year for Avanceé. With new initiatives, there is usually a specific product or …

: Wrapping up Avanceé for ‘18

: Links for 2018 Just about every week in 2018, Avanceé shared a selection of links which stuck out amongst the …

: Links for 21 Dec The way this part of the season has developed, one is supposed to take inventory of the year, …

: Concept: Library Card Watch App (iteration)

: Deep Thought As A UI Paradigm Avanceé has elevated many discussions and topics throughout this first year. Much of this is …

: Links for 12 Dec Per the usual cadence of this time of year, certain newsbits slow down, projects find their way into …

: Resource: The Field Study Handbook Purchase The Field Study Handbook at Studio D

: Experimental World Design There are those who invent the future before its imagined… that happens here too In one of …

: Links for 8 Dec Better late than never? Or, better next than never? Sometimes, the framing we have for what we want …

: Concept: Olelo eBike Branding Updete: This was a missed submission for the GM eBike Challenge

: Under Your Nose Chances are you don’t need a design strategy to fix your product/market fit. The solution to your …

: Links for 30 Nov There’s a different pace to the end of the year. For some, its about making sure that the mistakes …

: Concept: Library Card Watch App

: Technological Advents Having written once and found the item gone into the ether, there was the day’s events spent …

: Links for 23 Nov Keeping to the usual flow of posting the week’s curated links despite the extension of the holiday …

: Concept: 1847 Philanthropic Side Deck Created using Paper by WeTransfer Visit 1847 Philanthropic

: Conversations Create New Roads ‪Lots of email newsletters have been pushed out this year. So many are a collection of links, maybe …

: Clarity in Conversation Each conversation is another lesson in what others might do or want to do in order to make steps …

: Links for 16 Nov Feels a bit as if this was a week of momentum gained. There was clarity regarding Avanceé (in …

: Concept (full): Hiking Workout for Apple Watch Previously posted a small portion of this concept

: Perceiving Productivity Normally Using an iPad to teach how to use a PC changes perceptions and behaviors of productivity Over the …

: Weekends in A Snap Space Might be a weekend, but pressing forward deserves play spaces not always as linear as a weekday’s …

: Links for 9 Nov Perhaps the entrance of a new series of iPads is not a reason to be ancy about the potentials and …

: Avanceé Teams with Tymbals Avanceé announces a teaming with Tymbals, an Edge Design House. Meaningful design is impactful, …

: Links for 2 Nov It is often said that more data is a good thing. Whether that data is relevant or irrelevant almost …

: Wireframing: Portal Layout Concepts

: Intuitive As Design Arguing for intuition over prediction or known indicators? Yes and no. In between a clearly …

: Links for 26 Oct What should we better do now that we understand the uniqueness of the world in which we live? Not …

: Concept: Sunday Thought Continued Sunday Thought via Twitter

: Inventing the Other Stuff In between the actual projects taken up by this Avanceé banner, there’s some intentional thinking …

: Links for 19 Oct Coming to the halfway point of October with all indications that the holidays will have as much …

: Revisualized: MDOT Transit Ticket App

: Experience Strategy & Engineering Complexity Came across a few terms when looking further into some of the problem spaces of digitally-augmented …

: Links for 12 Oct Thoughts about the next waves, and the impending dooms, which have been brought forth not just by …

: #inktober - Case Management Flow Drawn using Paper by 53 on iPad Pro.

: Why I Use Earn.com for Contact Form In a recent conversation, it was asked why there’s such “friction” to contacting me/Avancee. For a …

: Links for 5 Oct There are methods and plans for all kinds of endeavors, but the joy in the remix and release is …

: The Disconnect Talking w/client about offline options for a future project & remembered the innovative approach …

: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt4 Final installment of the notes which led to our Brigadoon Annapolis lecture on Digital Humanism. …

: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt3 Continuing a sharing of the notes which led to our Brigadoon Annapolis lecture on Digital Humanism. …

: Concept: SmartTrip for Apple Watch View entire concept on Paste

: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt2 Continuing a sharing of the notes which led to our Brigadoon Annapolis lecture on Digital Humanism. …

: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt1 Am going to spend a few posts sharing the thoughts and transcript/speaker notes which went into our …

: Week’s Perspective Erasing the whiteboard and readying for another week of challenges, insights, and new perspectives …

: Links for 28 Sept Searching, scratching, and using beats on 808s to do something like matching. Each week the links …

: Your Ring Does What? One of the ways in which Avanceé finds its bearings within conversations happens around the …

: Brigadoon Annapolis via Kownacki ‪Enjoying a trip back to @the_brigadoon Annapolis via the pics taken by @bkownacki — so many of them …

: Links for 21 Sept Throughly enjoyed sharing a bit about “digital humanism” at Annapolis Brigadoon over the past days. …

: Brigadoon Annapolis on Snap Lots shared, follow on Snapchat to see all the shots: www.snapchat.com/add/arjwr…

: ‪Going to share clips of our “digital humanism” talk for @the_brigadoon (on the boat) via @Snapchat …

: Immersed in iOS Shortcuts Would usually take a week+ to read @macstoriesnet’s iOS 12 Review, but the writing made it a …

: Concept: Shortcuts/Workflow Idea

: Nuance and Apple Watch Series 4 Reading, listening, and watching reviews of Apple Watch Series 4 For as much as reviewer’s who have …

: Sketch2Code Homework Doing some homework around @Microsoft’s #Sketch2Code for a bit today. This is the kind of action …

: (re)Starting with New Assumptions Have had a number of positive conversations since starting on this Avanceé journey. For the most …

: Links for 14 Sept Clouds and rain seem to make something of a calming moment for many. For others, clouds and rain …

: Normal Until Disaster Natural disasters often spring thoughts of what works and doesn’t work about the normal processes …

: Livability As Productivity Avanceé has accidentally been speaking towards two roads, design as normative to computing and …

: Links for 7 Sept There’s this stretch of life which happens right at the end of summer when many folks start picking …

: Experiments Amore Going to experiment again tomorrow… been playing w/potential tweak to service offerings. …

: Asking Better UX Questions Stumbled across a discussion about user experience (UX) and a new tool from Microsoft called …

: Links for 31 Aug There’s something of a flood coming. At least, depending on the genre you are watching, listening …

: MicroMobility Podcast Really interesting… never met @asymco yet this is maybe the 3rd time having noticed him …

: Design, Design Systems, & Patterns “Design” is a recognized topic in many corporate circles. The value of what design does for business …

: Links for 24 Aug It has been something of a flashback in seeing how many have made their way over to MicroBlog. Sure, …

: Network Effects and Twitter Removal Thinking about taking some more chances with the content posted through this @microdotblog account …

: Productivity As Identity Shifting modes of transportation invites a revisit into what productivity looks like. When one adds …

: Links for 17 Aug Tossing about whatever sticks. Or, are we making trails inside and beyond the streams other …

: Awareness or Aware-less Tweeted the other day about some new explorations happening with indentity and authentication and it …

: Links for 10 Aug The middle of the year has passed and there’s some sense of “if you haven’t made that 2018 change …

: Concept: PhD Search Notebook Concept: PhD Search Notebook (made with [Paper for iOS](http://fiftythree.com/paper))

: Reading, Recognizing, & Lenses Years before the genesis of Avanceé, there was Mobile Ministry Magazine, a website and magazine …

: Links for 3 Aug There’s sometimes no getting around this point — there’s just a whole lot out there to sift through, …

: Concept: Interaction Design App

: Links for 27 July Lots of flooding — both in rainfall and information — across various timelines this week. It’s …

: Concept: Limited, Interactive Dashboard Concept: Limited, Interactive Dashboard App (for Tablets First); made with Paper for iOS

: Mobility There’s much change happening about transportation. In urban areas, the technology which has fueled …

: Links for 20 July Sometimes, it doesn’t matter what exactly you might be trying to avert your attention from, there …

: Project Idea: Wellness Enabler Had an idea earlier this year about purchasing a health company (I Should buy A Digital Health …

: Blockers and Filters In one of our recent projects, we are mapping workflows which are no longer being used due to …

: Links for 13 July Travel and sickness often makes for unusual insights. Then again, there are some questions we don’t …

: On Workflows Many years ago, the word/phrase to be found around the workplace was “workflow.” Between the many …

: Links for 6 July Independence is an agreement, but not an inevitable decision. At least, that’s how it feels when …

: The Appendage Conundrum As we pulled up to the mall, Steve felt there was something he’d show me. Little did he know, I was …

: Links for 29 June The future should be described in more optimistic terms than perhaps scholars or the entertainment …

: Concept: Podcast UI Concept: Podcast UI

: Tools on Deck: Adobe Comp CC The tools used on Windows and macOS machines just aren’t usable in the same manner on Apple’s iOS …

: Links for 22 June Finding this week’s links light in terms of quantity, but heavier in terms of context and …

: Past Project: All Books UI (Aged UI) Past Project: All Books UI (Aged UI) See this project on Github

: Exploring ‘Digital Humanism’ There are a few terms worth talking about — or maybe it is just the phrase which needs to find its …

: Links for 15 June A week away from things, slightly unintentionally. Having been given a closer-than-usual seat at the …

: Concept: Mentor Tracker App Concept: Mentor Tracker App (sketched with Paper for iOS)

: Notes As Art As has been the case for the past few weeks, the top of the week has been regarded as the space for …

: Concept: Hiking Workout for Apple Watch Concept: Hiking Workout for Apple Watch (before it was annoucned for watchOS 5)

: Experience Last The project is well-past the kickoff, and it feels as if there are no other successes to be pulled. …

: Links for 1 June Closing another week and there are just enough hours to share a few influential links passed this …

: Concept: Tymbals Risk Assessment Tool Concept: Tymbals Risk Assessment Tool; made with Paper by FiftyThree

: Educating Shaping Working Though the roster took up to 12 students, there were only a half-dozen registered for the class. …

: Links for 25 May Happy GDPR Day! Ok, maybe that’s not the best way to open the week’s link share. Yet, there’s …

: Concept: SmartTrip Transit App for Apple Watch

: The Features Trap Asking for features but wanting better methods For a number of years, SharePoint had been a part of …

: Links for 18 May The backend of Spring has hit a number of places and industries differently. Where some areas are …

: From Mundane to Tactile A long day where you move about within about a 25ft radius yet still travel across continents, trade …

: Links for 11 May Would be the easy excuse to say that the usual posting scheme was disrupted because of the work on …

: Links for 4 May Its about that time again… really need to think about better ways to introduce the week’s …

: Living in A Future Present The reflection starts in using augmented memories. What was an an enjoyable time of food, drinks, …

: Links for 27 April Another week in the books and the threads are aplenty. And maybe that’s just a sign of spring — lots …

: Move Fast and Shape Things The other week, we looked back as to what’s been published so far, and there has really been a …

: Identity and Instinctive Travels What happens to fall inside or outside of the work to be done might be considered a distraction. As …

: Twitter Posting Gone Awry Now that’s interesting. For some reason, posting to Twitter stopped happening a few days ago. It …

: Links for 20 April Back again with a few links which have made something of influence here and there throughout the …

: Current vs Currents Composing this as the start of yet another Excel class is about to begin. The framing is simple — to …

: Algorithmic Impact Assessment Framework Interesting Algorithmic Impact Assessments via AI Now Institute - via Benedict Evans’s Weekly …

: NACTO Guidelines Reading - there’s a good bit of insight towards cycling & public transport I’d not seen before …

: Wavelength Totally late on this (as usual), but it looks like there’s a podcast client created by Micro.Blog’s …

: Thought Spent the week developing a Twitter/Medium strategy for a group. Sketching the blueprint was good …

: Links for 13 April Sometimes, milestones and reflections are more for yourself than for others. But, its certainly …

: Cutting New Roads Somewhere in the weeds, or maybe beyond the bushes with the hard bristles and leaves, is that thing …

: Links for 6 April Another week in the books, and while it is after the holiday, there’s nothing slow about the pace of …

: Convo On Creating New Textiles trying something where original “tweets” happen here versus on Twitter first Spoke w/a woman the …

: Paying Attention Yesterday, spent some time on an upcoming podcast and one of the questions asked was about what new …

: Links for 30 March In the midst of a holy season for so many faith groups, its good to have points like these to …

: Simple Image, Simple Focuses It has been almost four months since starting Avanceé and there’s always this tension that it can be …

: Links for 26 March Whoops, got way too into work and life on Friday and missed links for last week; here’s whats been …

: Opining on the Value of Metrics You can’t improve what you don’t measure In a recent conversation with an executive director of a …

: Links for 16 March This has been a week of considering not just the validity of approach, but how work has to respond …

: Methods and Tools of Work Over the weekend, spent a bit of time diving into the work of service design during the Global …

: Links for 9 March Another week in the books, and more or less some interesting covers unveiled throughout the links of …

: The Transition of Change Caught in that time period right between the cold of winter that remains on your memory until the …

: Links for 2 March Another week in the books and its been a pretty packed one. Here are the links which have come …

: Links for 23 Feb I think an earlier thought about being intuitive on purpose might be a truer characterization of …

: Reflections Forward Pausing from developing a prototype to think and ruminate a bit about the point of the actions we do …

: Links for 16 Feb There’s a feeling of awe and accomplishment each week publishing the links of interest. Not simply …

: Design Is More than What You See Feels weird to say this, but there seems to be something of a blind spot when it comes to the design …

: Links for 9 Feb Welcome to Friday, and despite the higher-than usual amount of work, there’s still plenty of good …

: Looking Beyond the Horizon Generally, we look towards some unidentifable place beyond the horizon to set a goal. Some call it …

: Links for 2 Feb If last week was a case of trying to pick the best from a large stack, this week is more like trying …

: Misplaced Perceptions of User Experience There are many organizations, upon hearing the term “user experience” land on the perception of …

: Links for 26 Jan For the most part, keeping the links list to 3-5 items has proven to be pretty hard this week as …

: Going Beyond Design Thinking Often, we would like to think that doing an analysis, reinvesting in the mission/vision, or even …

: Links for 19 Jan This week’s links of interest and contemplation: Nintendo Labo In Which a Neural Network Learns to …

: Describing Avanceé’s Key Themes Missed on Tuesday’s big post due to activites & focuses going elsewhere. But here’s a key theme: …

: Links for 12 Jan Some links which have stood out this week: Turning Design Mockups Into Code With Deep Learning Big …

: Design Thinking... Maybe Similar If Avanceé sounds like aspects of design thinking, that’s deliberate. To invite out-of-the-box …

: Links for 5 Jan Every few weeks we’ll share some links to pieces which point towards some POV that enables, …

: Explaining “Out-of-the-Box“ Avanceé is a deliberate effort to help successful product teams figure out what’s next. It isn’t so …

: Welcome to Avanceé Avanceé is a new organization - one part design consultanty, another part inventor’s factory - …