Design Frictions: Cookbooks and Scribblers

This week, after Jon’s mad tour of SXSW, we started talking about event documentation. Via Beatrice, I’ve been reading the incredible Allied Media Conference guide on how they run their event. What I love about their documentation is the language they have on what interactive…

Web With Things: Soft Infrastructure

Last week Jon and I hopped on Skype to keep developing our workshop idea ThingsCon, but in typical fashion, we got sidetracked with a million interesting other tidbits running through our heads. For the sake of later retrieval, here’s what we covered: Mozfest Sneak Away…

Design Frictions: Physical Lightbeam

Each week, Jon Rogers and I have a brain-jam where we talk about the Web With Things. Here are some rough notes of our chat this week: Escape from a Room: Michelle recently played a few Escape games. The reward and mechanics of collaboratively solving…