Thanks to Bruce Nussbaum for this link to some TED conference videos. I’ve been listening and watching these all morning. I found of particular interest the talks given by Alex Steffen (amazing design solutions to the sustainability issues like a straw that filters water as you drink through it), Jeff Bezos (suggesting a new analogy of the future of the web), Paul Bennett (a great lesson for interaction architects of really putting yourself in the place of the “end-user”).
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I just finishing watching this one from Al Seckel about optical illusions and messing with the way the brain’s wired. Great visual play for designers.
Below is I found the jaw-dropping from a sustainable innovation standpoint: