How to Design Delightful Experiences for the Internet of Things

BY SERGIO ORTIZ – DESIGNER @ TOPTAL #Design #IoT #ProductDesign #UIDesign #UXDesign One of the next technological revolutions on the horizon is the emerging platform of the Internet of Things (IoT). The core of its promise is a world where household appliances, cars, trucks, trains, clothes, medical devices and, much more would be connected to … Continue reading "How to Design Delightful Experiences for the Internet of Things"

Design for Emotion

BY MIKLOS PHILIPS – UX DESIGNER @ TOPTAL #Design #EmotionalDesign #FunctionalDesign Designing for customer delight can lead to competitive advantage and growth. “Design is really an act of communication, which means having a deep understanding of the person with whom the designer is communicating.” ― Donald A. Norman, The Design of Everyday Things The reward … Continue reading "Design for Emotion"

What Is Strategic Design Thinking and How Can It Empower Designers?

BY KENT MUNDLE – DESIGN EDITOR @ TOPTAL #Communication #DesignCommunication #StrategicDesignThinking What should the role of the designer be in today’s times of complexity, unsurity, and frequent change? What is Strategic Design, and how can it empower the designer beyond traditional practice? Are designers a group of technicians and artists who produce products and artefacts … Continue reading "What Is Strategic Design Thinking and How Can It Empower Designers?"