Dieter Rams, also known for his 10 principles of good design, was a famous German industrial designer, best know for his work at Braun. He coined the phrase, “Less, but more”.
The informal economy or grey market is $10 Trillion. Full article in Foreign Policy Luck is a skill that can be learned. Full article in The Guardian. We know quite a bit on why people give money. Full article in NYTimes There are a lot of myths about brainstorming and creativity. Full article in The New Yorker There are universal, cross-cultural human behaviors. Quick link, and full book
‘How can I possibly ask somebody what a graphics-based computer ought to be when they have no idea what a graphic based computer is? No one has ever seen one before.’ – Steve Jobs ‘If I asked my customers what they want, they simply would have said a faster horse‘ – Henry Ford