Sideways Dictionary

Something new. Sideways Dictionary is a collection of fun, easy-to-understand analogies that help explain complicated technology terms. Use it to look up tech terms of all kinds, vote for the definitions you like best, and even add your own. Creative Lab helped our friends at Google Jigsaw bring this project to life by writing, artContinue reading “Sideways Dictionary”

AI Experiments

AI Experiments is live. https://aiexperiments.withgoogle.com It’s time to get hands-on with A.I. Explore #aiexperiments and play with pictures, drawings, music, code, and more → https://t.co/ZywjoLaOp0 pic.twitter.com/Hj5t5y7GPY — Google (@Google) November 16, 2016 There’s a bunch of amazing experiments on the site; but this one below is the one I spend the most time with duringContinue reading “AI Experiments”

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”

TweetFuel. A new(ish) experiment from Stinkdigital

Tweetfuel from Stinkdigital on Vimeo. TweetFuel is an Arduino-controlled experiment that uses the Nike+ FuelBand to measure the health of our Twitter account. This is something I meant to write about a long time ago. I also wanted to write a detailed and smart post about how and why the project came about, what it’sContinue reading “TweetFuel. A new(ish) experiment from Stinkdigital”

Twitter Reboot™

The annual social clean-up is in progress. I’ve already shut down my Posterous and Tumblr accounts to focus on my blog. Now it’s time to deal with Twitter. I love Twitter. It covers such an incredible spectrum of information; but recently it’s begun to feel out of control. The signal-to-noise was wrong and stuff from people IContinue reading “Twitter Reboot™”

The Animals House of the Rising Sun (Old School Computer Remix)

You may have heard classic tunes recreated on barely functional pieces of electronics before, but this is a really impressive effort. All made using: a. HP Scanjet 3P, Adaptec SCSI card and a computer powered by Ubuntu v9.10 OS as the Vocals. (hey, the scanner is old) b. Atari 800XL with an EiCO Oscilloscope asContinue reading “The Animals House of the Rising Sun (Old School Computer Remix)”