SMME first Kinect, WAVE

What pathways did I see? 1.I saw user trying to make the sin wave move following the hand raise.(PREDICT&DESIGN) 2.I saw users trying to use more than one body joints to interact with the wave, such as legs, hands, and head.(PREDICT) 3.I saw users trying to keep pace with the rhythm of nodes.(SURPRISES) 4.I saw…

Challenge : message delivery within 15 mins

We deal with the design challenge that: All existing telecommunication networks are down. A message needs to be delivered from ITP, 721 Broadway, to UNICEF HQ, 3 UN Plaza, in under 15 minutes. How can you make sure it reaches its destination? What are three alternatives ways with their relative timings/difficulties? We came up with several…

One day

I want to create an app named “One day”, which is basically an information push application based on time differences, generating music, video, reading and interests(news) with the content length within 3 mins. I basically divided one day into several particles, morning time, busy working time, before bedtime, or maybe, some toilet time, subway time, etc….

How to face real challenge?

Maybe four years ago I read the book “IDEO Design change Everything”, this was the first time I feel a surge of emotion as a designer, for that maybe I really can do something for this real world. However,  few years past, I still did works drifted by commercial interest. I have tried several times…

How to define the real and fake

In <F for Fake> I could feel the dialectical thinking behind the story itself about how to define the value and real. In this movie, the art forger Elmer, a genius, and the rogue, making the fake art pieces but showing individual talent.So what is the boundary between fake and real? In some degree, the…

Senior design_week 6

This week is the making week. We make user flow, prototype and interface mockups, then bring these back to the senior center and show to seniors to get feedback.  

Senior design_ week 5

This is the challenge week. We find the challenge through the former research. Then find the solution “Emoji Night” to our challenge.