Singularity Radio
Singularity Radio
Sep 20, 2021
FBL27 - Amber Case: Designing Calm & Human-centric Technology
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This week our guest is author and speaker, Amber Case, who amongst many things is well known for her TedTalk titled, We Are All Cyborgs Now, and her book “Calm Technology.”

In this episode we focus almost exclusively on the principles and ideas Amber puts forth in her book, Calm Technology, exploring how we can design technology in ways that won’t dominate our attention and undermine our humanity. We also talk about design for failure and edge-cases. Ultimately, this means promoting design that is more big picture, more human-centric, and more considerate of the actual environment it will be used in.

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Host: Steven Parton - LinkedIn / Twitter

Music by: Amine el Filali

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