Interacting with Tangible Earth at the Cooper Hewitt Museum
Did you ever play with a world globe when you were young? Imagine having one that digitally interacts with you and indicates what the weather patterns are like in Tokyo today. It’s similar to what the I-phone can do but this is far more advanced. It allows [...]
12.9.10 | Ideas
It's 3:45pm in early December. Which direction are you facing?
Not long ago, I overcame a dependency on my map app. I was racing against the clock and had managed to head out the door with just an address. Resurfacing from the subway, with five minutes to the deadline and a dead cell phone, I was [...]
12.10.09 | Ideas
I think we need to start to develop more critical tools, faculties, and vocabulary when it comes to the practice of mapping. Without question mapping is a powerful lens through which to organize information, but what distinguishes penetrating from inadequate maps?