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2019-11-08: Notable Reads for 8 Nov 🔗 Added an iPad Mini 5 & Pencil to the toolset recently and it’s actually made for much quieter …

2019-11-01: Notable Reads for 1 Nov 🔗 Have been away once again. This time because of physical moments. Seasons changing does some …

2019-10-23: Ear Muscles Leveraging newly acquired Vue glasses to explore other ranges of hearing Been sitting on how to best …

2019-10-19: Notable Reads for 19 Oct 🔗 Probably should not do more apologies. And yet a present situation has made for a cadence disruption …

2019-10-14: Indigenous Persuading a designer’s shift from “intuitive” to “indigenous” Tearing a perspective from history in …

2019-10-09: Visibility, Consistency Impact isn’t just visibility, but the impression massaged by consistency In a previous draft of this …

2019-10-04: Notable Reads for 4 Oct 🔗 For one reason or another, felt like waiting until the end of the day to share what has been …

2019-10-02: On Prioritization When you get into a consistent mode of behaviors and then life gets in the way, you start the …

2019-09-27: Notable Reads for 27 Sept 🔗 The arrival of fall… a resetting of clocks in so many ways. Where the summer was laden with …

2019-09-24: Chronophobia Term comes from the book Timefullness… fear of time and it’s effects Can remember the moment …

2019-09-21: Notable Reads for 21 Sept 🔗 Wrapped up into a new context and the usual Friday has turned into a late Saturday. Perhaps, it’s …

2019-09-16: Explaining A Bicycle for the Mind A bicycle for the mind requires a different perspective and disruption A common question asked …

2019-09-13: Notable Reads for 13 Sept 🔗 As good a theme for the week’s reads as any. From @yourgirlSylv: There are lots of different kinds …

2019-09-09: Remote, Control Pondering a future of knowledge work, managing flow not controlling it Thinking about a few recent …

2019-09-06: Notable Reads for 6 Sept 🔗 Communicating clarity is not exactly easy. There’s the perspective we have, and then there is the …

2019-08-30: Notable Reads for 30 Aug 🔗 Another week in the books, and yet labor seems to continue. Still processing what it means in the …

2019-08-26: Trendspotting Moving forward by looking backward When learning to drive, my parents gave me a lot of solid info …

2019-08-23: Notable Reads for 23 Aug 🔗 The distance between faith and worry… or what’s found in a proposal meeting’s questions. The …

2019-08-19: Friction Has A Perspective Perhaps innovation’s perspective is bound by personal friction One discussion often turns into many. …

2019-08-16: 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 …

2019-08-12: Organizational Maturity Happenstance or happen to have a stance Reviewing some older notes on organizations and user …

2019-08-09: Notable Reads for 9 Aug 🔗 Rest and recovery… or something like that. For one reason or another, you can’t seem to slow …

2019-08-07: Project: Masala.AI Branding Exploration Project: Masala.AI Branding Exploration

2019-08-05: 15 Minutes to Add Time Describing an experimental workshop and a focused destination In a few recent conversations about …

2019-08-02: Notable Reads for 2 Aug 🔗 Cycles… everything seems to happen in cycles. None of these are all that spectacular in and …

2019-07-29: Mental Knots Reading a piece about totems and tantrums, was reminded of a term heard once before — mental knots. …

2019-07-26: Notable Reads for 26 Jul 🔗 Perhaps it is a good thing to have talent to shape a workspace. Companies which figure it out call …

2019-07-22: Future Isn’t Far Enough New headlines, not faster ones Some years ago, attempting to take more control over an online …

2019-07-19: Notable Reads for 19 Jul 🔗 Climate and weather are increasingly the points of topic in the northern hemisphere. Sure, part of …

2019-07-15: Senses of Approaches Many approaches, just as there are many senses Having been involved with connected technology since …

2019-07-12: Notable Reads for 12 Jul 🔗 Uncharacteristicly quiet this week. Or, more like listening to what others are/aren’t doing in this …

2019-07-05: Notable Reads for 5 July 🔗 Independence. Given the celebration of such for the USA, it’s helpful to stay on theme so to speak. …

2019-07-01: Advocacy Transactions Not the pioneer, but the ones who follow, who create the roads Speaking with a few “coffee office …

2019-06-29: Links for 29 June 🔗 Late? Or elite? Part of the reason for things being later than usual, that is the posting of this …

2019-06-24: Technical Literacy As Currency Every org is a tech org, every tech is it’s currency In some engagements, the product is simply to …

2019-06-22: Notable Reads for 22 Jun 🔗 Thought about publishing the weekly links earlier since Friday was quite packed. But, it made sense …

2019-06-17: Connectivity As Wellness When connectivity is wellness A few conversations recently about connectivity and what it means to …

2019-06-14: Notable Reads for 14 June 🔗 Persistence… for those to whom media has or hasn’t given them attention, there’s the swelling …

2019-06-10: Lessons of Incomplete Design Less “Finished” and More “What Else Is There” Not every project ends in a beautiful design. Better …

2019-06-07: Notable Reads for 7 June 🔗 What happens when you start thinking about what you can do now and start concentrating a little bit …

2019-06-03: Unstructured/Structured WWDC19 Keynote Thoughts Unstructured thoughts on Apple’s 2019 WWDC Keynote Did not intend to sit down and write this, so am …

2019-06-03: Challenges Not Challenging Not every challenge is challenging One of the most difficult concepts to get across in the middle of …

2019-05-31: Notable Reads for 31 May 🔗 Finding and synthesizing readings when the months slow down into heat of summer tends to be a little …

2019-05-29: Flashback: June ‘18 June of last year (2018) was an interesting month. Felt like there was a shift which needed to be …

2019-05-27: Innovation by Enterprise’s Need Deftly turning a large ship with a whisper With some clients, the topic of organizational change …

2019-05-24: Notable Reads for 24 May 🔗 Writing a forward for an upcoming book and was impressed to think about the contexts of love, lust, …

2019-05-17: Notable Reads for 18 May 🔗 There is a hashtag-day holiday almost every day it seems. Sometimes, these days seem nothing more …

2019-05-15: Flashback: May 2018 🔗 Last week was a flashback to the posts shared last year (April 2018). For this week, it’s a look at …

2019-05-13: Efficiency and Sufficiency There’s a pattern to each week here. The long-post to start the week is both summary and launching. …

2019-05-10: Notable Reads for 10 May 🔗 Perhaps it is more about paying attention to what matters for most people. What matters are the …

2019-05-08: Flashback to April 18 Flashbacks to what talked about on the site a year ago: Long-Form Thoughts Paying Attention …

2019-05-06: Tooling Between Communicating & Designing Wondering why design tools have been reluctant to evolve Conversations about design methods and …

2019-05-03: Notable Reads for 3 May 🔗 Each week, looking back over what has been an influential read is something of a joy and a hurdle. …

2019-04-29: 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 …

2019-04-26: Notable Reads for 26 Apr Paradigm shifts are interesting. Usually, we don’t recognize there has been a change until after the …

2019-04-22: What I Do Exactly A common question grants a canvas to an uncommon answer: ”So what exactly do I/does Avanceé do?” …

2019-04-19: 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. …

2019-04-15: On Collaborative Products Collaborative software is validated through collaborative experiences before its individual features …

2019-04-12: Notable Reads for 12 Apr 🔗 As mentioned earlier this week, wanted to get back to letting the notable links/reads of the week …

2019-04-08: Back to Reflect Some weeks back, started to share notable reads as a daily, rather than weekly supplement. And while …

2019-04-05: Notable Reads for 4 Apr 🔗 Moving back to the weekly share next week. Noticed a few things effected by the lack of better …

2019-04-04: 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 …

2019-04-03: Notable Reads for 2 Apr 🔗 Manipulating the YouTube Algorithm - (Part 1/3) Smarter Every Day 213 - YouTube Read at 9:45 PM How …

2019-04-02: Notable Reads for 1 Apr 🔗 Started to just skip the links for yesterday given the various pranks. A later sharing of the …

2019-04-01: 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 …

2019-03-29: Notable Reads for 28 Mar 🔗 Garfield phones beach mystery finally solved after 35 years - BBC News Read at 6:57 PM Job …

2019-03-28: 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 …

2019-03-27: Notable Reads for 26 Mar 🔗 Exploration vs Exploitation | Noah Brier dot Com Read at 11:05 PM Another tax on the poor: …

2019-03-26: Notable Reads for 25 Mar 🔗 Google Stadia Is a Net Neutrality Nightmare – Variety Read at 10:13 PM OpenStax Read at 10:03 …

2019-03-25: 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 …

2019-03-25: Starting from Convo Building a design ethos, one conversation at a time In talking with people about Avanceé, one of the …

2019-03-23: Notable Reads for 22 Mar 🔗 Manton Reece (@manton) Read at 1:19 PM Trusting Driverless Cars - Library - Google Design Read at …

2019-03-22: 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 …

2019-03-21: Notable Reads for 20 Mar 🔗 When Your Body Says No | Outside Online Read at 11:27 PM Stop trying to solve traffic and start …

2019-03-20: Notable Reads for 19 Mar 🔗 Designing digital products for bioinformatics — Part II Read at 2:48 PM STRIKE! Magazine — On the …

2019-03-19: Notable Reads for 18 Mar 🔗 People can sense Earth’s magnetic field, brain waves suggest | Science News Read at 11:28 PM Just …

2019-03-18: Notable Reads for 17 Mar 🔗 Elon Musk: the Architect of Tomorrow— Rolling Stone Read at 10:15 PM Musk: Osborning His Model 3 – …

2019-03-17: Notable Reads for 16 Mar 🔗 Can cars deliver micromobility? Read at 10:35 PM Leighton Cusack on Twitter: New project I’m …

2019-03-15: Notable Reads for 15 Mar 🔗 In the midst of putting this together, got into a conversation about parents vs parenting. The …

2019-03-13: Reflecting on ‘19 So Far Usually, the middle of the week has been used to share concepts or lingering sketches for current or …

2019-03-11: Deep Thought Paradigm: Workspace Further ruminations on the specifics of “deep thought” paradigms in a workspace Weird the things …

2019-03-08: Notable Reads for 8 Mar It was almost written like a “poor me” metronome. That look back over the week which wasn’t as …

2019-03-06: Notable Read for 6 Mar Simply because this could not wait for Friday’s collection. Feels like it’s too important of a topic …

2019-03-04: Auditing the Peculiar ID/UX Setup Documenting and adutiing a peculiar (to some) way of working in the interaction design/user …

2019-03-02: Status As A Serivce by @eugenewei Status As A Serivce by @eugenewei Probably a good thesis for @microdotblog as well as a note of …

2019-03-01: Notable Reads for 1 Mar 🔗 Looking at one of the last snowfalls of the season out of the window, am reminded of there always …

2019-02-27: Concept: On-Demand Disability Transit App Concept: On-Demand Disability Transit App

2019-02-25: Unshapen and Focused Being thrust back to the future of unshapen mobiles and their implications Spent a nice day …

2019-02-22: Notable Reads for 22 Feb 🔗 Fast and slow. A reminder of the cold of winter, the persistence of bias, and the surprise of …

2019-02-18: Simply Perspective Using perspective of the future to communicate a simply, accessible present Living in a space where …

2019-02-15: Notable Reads for 15 Feb Resonance… That word spoke to what kept coming back towards this week. Not simply because …

2019-02-13: Reviewing Concepts Taking some time today to review a few past concepts. The ideation that led to these (and a few …

2019-02-11: Human Factors of Efficiency Perspectives of humane factors for defining efficiency Long before Avanceé was a clear concept, work …

2019-02-08: Notable Reads for 8 Feb 🔗 Pattens can provoke actions. The provocation can seem as if it is elongating friction, or pointing …

2019-02-04: Tuning the CIO Tuning aspects of the CIO position into temporary, effective leadership Looking back at a recent …

2019-02-01: Notable Reads for 1 Feb 🔗 Throughly enjoy those moments where there’s a cross-pollination of experiences and talents. There’s …

2019-01-30: Concept: IoT Diagnostic App

2019-01-28: Simplicity Then Forward Staring with simplifying as identifying how forward In the past weeks, Avanceé has had conversations …

2019-01-25: Notable Reads for 24 Jan 🔗 The are times when it is suitable to be reminded that aspects of connected technologies do or dont’t …

2019-01-23: Bonus Notes from 18 Jan

2019-01-18: Notable Reads for 18 Jan 🔗 Some challenges are harder than others. When in the midst of significant change, the challenge to …

2019-01-14: Shortcuts and the Challenge of Flow The use of Apple Shortcuts and an ability to maintain “flow states” of productivity on iOS When …

2019-01-11: Notable Reads for 11 Jan 🔗 2019 is off and running — so to speak. Challenges in the USA with budgets and government shutdowns …

2019-01-09: LiquidText & Some Notable Reads

2019-01-07: Scribbling Notes Towards Refined Abilities Could going about sharing digitally using an analog analogy unveil the better AI There’s something …

2019-01-04: Notable Reads for 4 Jan 🔗 Bringing in the new year with a slight rebranding of the week’s links 🔗🔖, now called Notable Reads. …

2018-12-31: Avanceé in 2018: Articulating Focus 2018 was the first year for Avanceé. With new initiatives, there is usually a specific product or …

2018-12-28: Wrapping up Avanceé for ‘18

2018-12-28: Links for 2018 Just about every week in 2018, Avanceé shared a selection of links which stuck out amongst the …

2018-12-21: Links for 21 Dec The way this part of the season has developed, one is supposed to take inventory of the year, …

2018-12-19: Concept: Library Card Watch App (iteration)

2018-12-17: Deep Thought As A UI Paradigm Avanceé has elevated many discussions and topics throughout this first year. Much of this is …

2018-12-14: Links for 12 Dec Per the usual cadence of this time of year, certain newsbits slow down, projects find their way into …

2018-12-12: Resource: The Field Study Handbook Purchase The Field Study Handbook at Studio D

2018-12-10: Experimental World Design There are those who invent the future before its imagined… that happens here too In one of …

2018-12-08: Links for 8 Dec Better late than never? Or, better next than never? Sometimes, the framing we have for what we want …

2018-12-05: Concept: Olelo eBike Branding Updete: This was a missed submission for the GM eBike Challenge

2018-12-03: Under Your Nose Chances are you don’t need a design strategy to fix your product/market fit. The solution to your …

2018-11-30: Links for 30 Nov There’s a different pace to the end of the year. For some, its about making sure that the mistakes …

2018-11-28: Concept: Library Card Watch App

2018-11-26: Technological Advents Having written once and found the item gone into the ether, there was the day’s events spent …

2018-11-23: Links for 23 Nov Keeping to the usual flow of posting the week’s curated links despite the extension of the holiday …

2018-11-21: Concept: 1847 Philanthropic Side Deck Created using Paper by WeTransfer Visit 1847 Philanthropic

2018-11-20: Conversations Create New Roads ‪Lots of email newsletters have been pushed out this year. So many are a collection of links, maybe …

2018-11-19: Clarity in Conversation Each conversation is another lesson in what others might do or want to do in order to make steps …

2018-11-16: Links for 16 Nov Feels a bit as if this was a week of momentum gained. There was clarity regarding Avanceé (in …

2018-11-14: Concept (full): Hiking Workout for Apple Watch Previously posted a small portion of this concept

2018-11-12: Perceiving Productivity Normally Using an iPad to teach how to use a PC changes perceptions and behaviors of productivity Over the …

2018-11-10: Weekends in A Snap Space Might be a weekend, but pressing forward deserves play spaces not always as linear as a weekday’s …

2018-11-09: Links for 9 Nov Perhaps the entrance of a new series of iPads is not a reason to be ancy about the potentials and …

2018-11-05: Avanceé Teams with Tymbals Avanceé announces a teaming with Tymbals, an Edge Design House. Meaningful design is impactful, …

2018-11-02: Links for 2 Nov It is often said that more data is a good thing. Whether that data is relevant or irrelevant almost …

2018-10-31: Wireframing: Portal Layout Concepts

2018-10-29: Intuitive As Design Arguing for intuition over prediction or known indicators? Yes and no. In between a clearly …

2018-10-26: Links for 26 Oct What should we better do now that we understand the uniqueness of the world in which we live? Not …

2018-10-24: Concept: Sunday Thought Continued Sunday Thought via Twitter

2018-10-22: Inventing the Other Stuff In between the actual projects taken up by this Avanceé banner, there’s some intentional thinking …

2018-10-19: Links for 19 Oct Coming to the halfway point of October with all indications that the holidays will have as much …

2018-10-17: Revisualized: MDOT Transit Ticket App

2018-10-16: Experience Strategy & Engineering Complexity Came across a few terms when looking further into some of the problem spaces of digitally-augmented …

2018-10-12: Links for 12 Oct Thoughts about the next waves, and the impending dooms, which have been brought forth not just by …

2018-10-10: #inktober - Case Management Flow Drawn using Paper by 53 on iPad Pro.

2018-10-08: 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 …

2018-10-05: Links for 5 Oct There are methods and plans for all kinds of endeavors, but the joy in the remix and release is …

2018-10-04: The Disconnect Talking w/client about offline options for a future project & remembered the innovative approach …

2018-10-04: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt4 Final installment of the notes which led to our Brigadoon Annapolis lecture on Digital Humanism. …

2018-10-03: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt3 Continuing a sharing of the notes which led to our Brigadoon Annapolis lecture on Digital Humanism. …

2018-10-03: Concept: SmartTrip for Apple Watch View entire concept on Paste

2018-10-02: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt2 Continuing a sharing of the notes which led to our Brigadoon Annapolis lecture on Digital Humanism. …

2018-10-01: Brigadoon Annapolis Transcript, Pt1 Am going to spend a few posts sharing the thoughts and transcript/speaker notes which went into our …

2018-09-30: Week’s Perspective Erasing the whiteboard and readying for another week of challenges, insights, and new perspectives …

2018-09-28: Links for 28 Sept Searching, scratching, and using beats on 808s to do something like matching. Each week the links …

2018-09-24: Your Ring Does What? One of the ways in which Avanceé finds its bearings within conversations happens around the …

2018-09-23: Brigadoon Annapolis via Kownacki ‪Enjoying a trip back to @the_brigadoon Annapolis via the pics taken by @bkownacki — so many of them …

2018-09-21: Links for 21 Sept Throughly enjoyed sharing a bit about “digital humanism” at Annapolis Brigadoon over the past days. …

2018-09-21: Brigadoon Annapolis on Snap Lots shared, follow on Snapchat to see all the shots: www.snapchat.com/add/arjwr…

2018-09-20: ‪Going to share clips of our “digital humanism” talk for @the_brigadoon (on the boat) via @Snapchat …

2018-09-20: Immersed in iOS Shortcuts Would usually take a week+ to read @macstoriesnet’s iOS 12 Review, but the writing made it a …

2018-09-19: Tomorrow & Friday could be called a more public “comong out party” for Avanceé (at …

2018-09-19: Concept: Shortcuts/Workflow Idea

2018-09-19: Nuance and Apple Watch Series 4 Reading, listening, and watching reviews of Apple Watch Series 4 For as much as reviewer’s who have …

2018-09-18: Sketch2Code Homework Doing some homework around @Microsoft’s #Sketch2Code for a bit today. This is the kind of action …

2018-09-17: (re)Starting with New Assumptions Have had a number of positive conversations since starting on this Avanceé journey. For the most …

2018-09-14: Links for 14 Sept Clouds and rain seem to make something of a calming moment for many. For others, clouds and rain …

2018-09-12: Normal Until Disaster Natural disasters often spring thoughts of what works and doesn’t work about the normal processes …

2018-09-10: Livability As Productivity Avanceé has accidentally been speaking towards two roads, design as normative to computing and …

2018-09-07: Links for 7 Sept There’s this stretch of life which happens right at the end of summer when many folks start picking …

2018-09-04: Experiments Amore Going to experiment again tomorrow… been playing w/potential tweak to service offerings. …

2018-09-03: Asking Better UX Questions Stumbled across a discussion about user experience (UX) and a new tool from Microsoft called …

2018-08-31: Links for 31 Aug There’s something of a flood coming. At least, depending on the genre you are watching, listening …

2018-08-28: MicroMobility Podcast Really interesting… never met @asymco yet this is maybe the 3rd time having noticed him …

2018-08-28: Design, Design Systems, & Patterns “Design” is a recognized topic in many corporate circles. The value of what design does for business …

2018-08-24: Becoming Sand Not Plants Reading The Botany of Desire, came across a thought which might provoke some future writings: What …

2018-08-24: Links for 24 Aug It has been something of a flashback in seeing how many have made their way over to MicroBlog. Sure, …

2018-08-21: Network Effects and Twitter Removal Thinking about taking some more chances with the content posted through this @microdotblog account …

2018-08-20: Productivity As Identity Shifting modes of transportation invites a revisit into what productivity looks like. When one adds …

2018-08-17: Links for 17 Aug Tossing about whatever sticks. Or, are we making trails inside and beyond the streams other …

2018-08-13: Awareness or Aware-less Tweeted the other day about some new explorations happening with indentity and authentication and it …

2018-08-10: 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 …

2018-08-08: Concept: PhD Search Notebook Concept: PhD Search Notebook (made with Paper for iOS)

2018-08-07: Reading, Recognizing, & Lenses Years before the genesis of Avanceé, there was Mobile Ministry Magazine, a website and magazine …

2018-08-03: Links for 3 Aug There’s sometimes no getting around this point — there’s just a whole lot out there to sift through, …

2018-07-31: Concept: Interaction Design App

2018-07-27: Links for 27 July Lots of flooding — both in rainfall and information — across various timelines this week. It’s …

2018-07-25: Concept: Limited, Interactive Dashboard Concept: Limited, Interactive Dashboard App (for Tablets First); made with Paper for iOS

2018-07-23: Mobility There’s much change happening about transportation. In urban areas, the technology which has fueled …

2018-07-20: Links for 20 July Sometimes, it doesn’t matter what exactly you might be trying to avert your attention from, there …

2018-07-18: Project Idea: Wellness Enabler Had an idea earlier this year about purchasing a health company (I Should buy A Digital Health …

2018-07-16: Blockers and Filters In one of our recent projects, we are mapping workflows which are no longer being used due to …

2018-07-13: Links for 13 July Travel and sickness often makes for unusual insights. Then again, there are some questions we don’t …

2018-07-09: On Workflows Many years ago, the word/phrase to be found around the workplace was “workflow.” Between the many …

2018-07-06: Links for 6 July Independence is an agreement, but not an inevitable decision. At least, that’s how it feels when …

2018-07-02: 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 …

2018-06-29: Links for 29 June The future should be described in more optimistic terms than perhaps scholars or the entertainment …

2018-06-27: Concept: Podcast UI Concept: Podcast UI

2018-06-25: 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 …

2018-06-22: Links for 22 June Finding this week’s links light in terms of quantity, but heavier in terms of context and …

2018-06-20: Past Project: All Books UI (Aged UI) Past Project: All Books UI (Aged UI) See this project on Github

2018-06-18: Exploring ‘Digital Humanism’ There are a few terms worth talking about — or maybe it is just the phrase which needs to find its …

2018-06-15: Links for 15 June A week away from things, slightly unintentionally. Having been given a closer-than-usual seat at the …

2018-06-13: Concept: Mentor Tracker App Concept: Mentor Tracker App (sketched with Paper for iOS)

2018-06-11: 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 …

2018-06-06: Concept: Hiking Workout for Apple Watch Concept: Hiking Workout for Apple Watch (before it was annoucned for watchOS 5)

2018-06-04: Experience Last The project is well-past the kickoff, and it feels as if there are no other successes to be pulled. …

2018-06-01: Links for 1 June Closing another week and there are just enough hours to share a few influential links passed this …

2018-05-30: Concept: Tymbals Risk Assessment Tool Concept: Tymbals Risk Assessment Tool; made with Paper by FiftyThree

2018-05-28: Educating Shaping Working Though the roster took up to 12 students, there were only a half-dozen registered for the class. …

2018-05-25: 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 …

2018-05-23: Concept: SmartTrip Transit App for Apple Watch

2018-05-21: The Features Trap Asking for features but wanting better methods For a number of years, SharePoint had been a part of …

2018-05-18: Links for 18 May The backend of Spring has hit a number of places and industries differently. Where some areas are …

2018-05-15: From Mundane to Tactile A long day where you move about within about a 25ft radius yet still travel across continents, trade …

2018-05-11: Links for 11 May Would be the easy excuse to say that the usual posting scheme was disrupted because of the work on …

2018-05-04: Links for 4 May Its about that time again… really need to think about better ways to introduce the week’s …

2018-05-01: Living in A Future Present The reflection starts in using augmented memories. What was an an enjoyable time of food, drinks, …

2018-04-27: Links for 27 April Another week in the books and the threads are aplenty. And maybe that’s just a sign of spring — lots …

2018-04-27: 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 …

2018-04-24: Identity and Instinctive Travels What happens to fall inside or outside of the work to be done might be considered a distraction. As …

2018-04-23: Wearables, UI, and Forward-Reaching Activities A few things on deck this week if Monday’s calendar is being honest with us. To jump a bit further …

2018-04-21: Twitter Posting Gone Awry Now that’s interesting. For some reason, posting to Twitter stopped happening a few days ago. It …

2018-04-20: Links for 20 April Back again with a few links which have made something of influence here and there throughout the …

2018-04-17: Current vs Currents Composing this as the start of yet another Excel class is about to begin. The framing is simple — to …

2018-04-16: Algorithmic Impact Assessment Framework Interesting Algorithmic Impact Assessments via AI Now Institute - via Benedict Evans’s Weekly …

2018-04-16: NACTO Guidelines Reading - there’s a good bit of insight towards cycling & public transport I’d not seen before …

2018-04-13: Wavelength Totally late on this (as usual), but it looks like there’s a podcast client created by Micro.Blog’s …

2018-04-13: Thought Spent the week developing a Twitter/Medium strategy for a group. Sketching the blueprint was good …

2018-04-13: Links for 13 April Sometimes, milestones and reflections are more for yourself than for others. But, its certainly …

2018-04-10: Cutting New Roads Somewhere in the weeds, or maybe beyond the bushes with the hard bristles and leaves, is that thing …

2018-04-06: Links for 6 April Another week in the books, and while it is after the holiday, there’s nothing slow about the pace of …

2018-04-05: Convo On Creating New Textiles trying something where original “tweets” happen here versus on Twitter first Spoke w/a woman the …

2018-04-03: Paying Attention Yesterday, spent some time on an upcoming podcast and one of the questions asked was about what new …

2018-03-30: Links for 30 March In the midst of a holy season for so many faith groups, its good to have points like these to …

2018-03-27: Simple Image, Simple Focuses It has been almost four months since starting Avanceé and there’s always this tension that it can be …

2018-03-26: Links for 26 March Whoops, got way too into work and life on Friday and missed links for last week; here’s whats been …

2018-03-20: 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 …

2018-03-16: Links for 16 March This has been a week of considering not just the validity of approach, but how work has to respond …

2018-03-13: Methods and Tools of Work Over the weekend, spent a bit of time diving into the work of service design during the Global …

2018-03-09: Links for 9 March Another week in the books, and more or less some interesting covers unveiled throughout the links of …

2018-03-06: The Transition of Change Caught in that time period right between the cold of winter that remains on your memory until the …

2018-03-02: Links for 2 March Another week in the books and its been a pretty packed one. Here are the links which have come …

2018-02-23: Links for 23 Feb I think an earlier thought about being intuitive on purpose might be a truer characterization of …

2018-02-20: Reflections Forward Pausing from developing a prototype to think and ruminate a bit about the point of the actions we do …

2018-02-16: Links for 16 Feb There’s a feeling of awe and accomplishment each week publishing the links of interest. Not simply …

2018-02-13: 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 …

2018-02-09: Links for 9 Feb Welcome to Friday, and despite the higher-than usual amount of work, there’s still plenty of good …

2018-02-07: Looking Beyond the Horizon Generally, we look towards some unidentifable place beyond the horizon to set a goal. Some call it …

2018-02-02: 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 …

2018-01-30: Misplaced Perceptions of User Experience There are many organizations, upon hearing the term “user experience” land on the perception of …

2018-01-26: 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 …

2018-01-23: Going Beyond Design Thinking Often, we would like to think that doing an analysis, reinvesting in the mission/vision, or even …

2018-01-19: Links for 19 Jan This week’s links of interest and contemplation: Nintendo Labo In Which a Neural Network Learns to …

2018-01-16: Describing Avanceé’s Key Themes Missed on Tuesday’s big post due to activites & focuses going elsewhere. But here’s a key theme: …

2018-01-12: Links for 12 Jan Some links which have stood out this week: Turning Design Mockups Into Code With Deep Learning Big …

2018-01-09: Design Thinking... Maybe Similar If Avanceé sounds like aspects of design thinking, that’s deliberate. To invite out-of-the-box …

2018-01-05: Links for 5 Jan Every few weeks we’ll share some links to pieces which point towards some POV that enables, …

2018-01-03: Explaining “Out-of-the-Box“ Avanceé is a deliberate effort to help successful product teams figure out what’s next. It isn’t so …

2018-01-02: Welcome to Avanceé Avanceé is a new organization - one part design consultanty, another part inventor’s factory - …