“Like other “social” apps (cough eVite cough), Facebook has all the social graces of a nose-picking, hyperactive six-year-old, standing at the threshold of your attention and chanting, “I know something, I know something, I know something, won’t tell you what it is!”“
Great stuff. The article is actually a facebook hate-a-thon, but that is one of the best lines! Loads of great links too.
How Your Creepy Ex-Co-Workers Will Kill Facebook
November 30th, 2007
“When designers and politicians put their heads together, are we seeing the dawn of a brave new world or just the re-birth of big brother? The pace of change is often overstated, but a few years ago something genuinely new began to happen to design. Invitations from political think tanks started to drop into designers’ in-boxes and policy wonks began to hang out with creatives. A clear outcome of this intersection between design and politics is the emergent discipline of design for public services.”
Plan | Views » Kevin McCullagh, ‘Transformation Design’, Blueprint, October 2007
November 28th, 2007
I’m always looking for inspiration on what makes great strategy - these guys have some remarkably scholarly points of view for such a ruthlessly corporate firm!
November 25th, 2007