Zuri A. Stanback

7 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 5 Following | 4 Followers | @zstanback | Keep up with Zuri A. Stanback on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Zuri A. Stanback”

Beyond The Cult Of Human-Centered Design

The design industry’s reigning paradigm is in crisis. It’s time to evolve from human-centered design to humanity-centered design, write Artefact’s Rob Girling and Emilia Palaveeva.<p>On the eve of a historical election, last year’s Fast Company Innovation Festival was about hope and potential. In the …

Unlocking the creative potential

I’ve heard a lot of people saying, I am not too creative. Or I’m trying to be creative. I try. Well, we are all creative in some way but, not …

People will soon be doing graffiti in augmented reality, and no one knows how to police it

In the 20th century, only the brave would make bold political or social statements in public places. Whether sprayed with an aersol can, wheatpasted with a bucket and a broom, or stencilled with a piece of cardboard, graffiti became the ultimate form of artistic anarchy. Despite being illegal, the …

Augmented Reality

Want To Fight Inequality With Design? Read These Books Now

Urban designers, architects, professors, and activists share their essential reads.<p>Design has afforded us more convenience, more connectivity, and more beauty. But at the same time, it’s also threatening our civil liberties, manipulating our decisions, and spreading bias.<p>The scale of today’s design …

Beautifully Repetitive Paintings Explore The Sinister Side Of Progress

Ian Davis depicts the mundane mobs that drive humanity forward.<p>The paintings of Ian Davis show all variety of man-made industrial achievements, from highways and office buildings to dams and turbines. In each one, however, these feats of engineering and architecture share the canvas with another …

Google Glass: What It’s Like to Have ‘an iPhone Attached to Your Face’

For the last several weeks, speculation about what Google Glass could mean to the world has been rampant but access to the wearable technology has …

Nike’s Kinect-Powered Window Displays Are Watching You

Are a Dutch firm’s interactive installations for Nike in London the future of a dying ad medium?<p>Window displays seem like one of those mediums destined to fade away: they’re too static, too flat, and reach too few people in the grand scheme of impressions. But certain situations–the Olympics, for …