Tulum, Mexico 2016

Back in NY, just returned from an fantastic short break in Mexico with Steph. We stayed at the gorgeous Casa Malca in Tulum for 4-days. So beautiful and peaceful. Wish we could’ve stayed longer. View photos in the gallery. One of the highlights while we were there we catching an couple of electronic musicians, producers, and live performers from Córdoba, Argentina.Continue reading “Tulum, Mexico 2016”

Meet Gboard: Search. GIFs. Emojis & more. Right from your keyboard

In 2014 a few of us had been talking about future surfaces and interfaces. There’d been some conversations about text as interface and other stuff. We’d played with the idea of using the keyboard as a space to try a little hack. But nothing had bitten, so we put it away in the top drawer. In 2015 another project we’dContinue reading “Meet Gboard: Search. GIFs. Emojis & more. Right from your keyboard”

LA Funtimes… with the Leica Q (Typ 116)

I recently bought the new Leica Q from Ken Hansen (if you want great Leica dealer–I highly recommend him) and was lucky enough to be able to take it for a spin during a trip to Los Angeles. View some photos in the gallery. This was the first time I’d used the camera, but wow, whatContinue reading “LA Funtimes… with the Leica Q (Typ 116)”

Introducing my latest project: Google’s New Logo & Identity

Most of the stuff I work on is confidential so I don’t get to share it publicly—but my last project could hardly be more visible. I’m not going to write lots about it as there’s already plenty of coverage out there. All I wanted to say is that it’s the meatiest (and most rewarding) thing I’ve ever tackled. We kicked the projectContinue reading “Introducing my latest project: Google’s New Logo & Identity”

Project Soli: a new radar based wearable technology

I’m excited to be able to share something I’ve been working on with team at Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) group over the past few months. Project Soli is a new technology that uses radar to enable new types of touch-less interactions. My team worked on the overall project design + branding, early interaction ideas and use-cases, demoContinue reading “Project Soli: a new radar based wearable technology”