Learning to think again

Humans are thinking creatures. Otherwise, the only difference between humans and other animals is that we have bigger brains that also allow us to speak. But we use less brain power every day because we use calculators, Google, and self-driving cars. We’re not lazy, but we prefer to do the things we want so we can carry on with […]

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Alan Turing: “We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.”

    “We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.”— Alan Turing

Subtle

Making things subtle is more difficult than making things simple. Simplicity is the reduction of complexity. Subtle goes further, consolidating and predicting future design while still making something intuitive. Subtle is more complicated because it’s formless. It rises above simplicity and the obscure. It’s hard to pinpoint but just as easy to see and use […]