In Designing Media, design guru Bill Moggridge examines connections and conflicts between old and new media, describing how the MSM have changed and. Designing Media [With DVD] has 59 ratings and 9 reviews. Deb said: If you read this collection of interviews with important people in the world of design. We’re jealous of Bill Moggridge’s social network which is a rather meta way of expressing that his new book “Designing Media”, about the.

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Open Preview See a Problem? For example, there’s an interview about an e-reader that never took off and the Current TV network is gushed over as if it’s going to change the world it was recently purchased by Al Jazeera and no longer exists.

That said, we suppose that the pick and choose hypertext way of gathering information from the feed is something Moggridge and most of the interviewees would find perfectly appropriate. As designers we often see this when people are introduced to a new technology that is manifested in a design that breaks so strongly with tradition that they don’t know how to use it Your spirit is still with us.

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Not quite as good as Designing Interactions, perhaps because this viewpoint of “media” and new media in particular is more common and much designig examined. The book is beautifully designed, and easy to read.

We confess that after reading every word of the rather gargantuan book, we only accessed the accompanying DVD to watch the physicality and body language of the most interesting interviewees e. Excellent that much of the source interviews etc. Jan 27, Stacia rated it really liked it Shelves: No trivia or quizzes yet. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Amazingly, however, it doesn’t really matter who’s writing.


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Check out the above video of a small team of 3rd year students from UC posted by James Sloss. Newspapers have interactive Web sites; television broadcasts over the Internet; books are published in both electronic and print editions. Set up a giveaway. The questions generally focus on how the interviewees got where they moggrdige, where their big ideas came from, their core principles, and how they operate.

Book Review: Designing Media, by Bill Moggridge – Core77

I’ve linked to Chris Anderson’s video in particular, given that his last book advocated giving content away for free. Under Moggridge’s watch, Designing Media becomes more than a set of interviews. Although the book reads seamlessly and it’s fairly obvious who wrote what, since the author specifically called out the blue sections as his own voice, it seems odd to see his words in black.

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Designing Media [With DVD] by Bill Moggridge

People still watch TV, go to bookstores, buy CDs, and so on. Designing Media gives a rare look into the work and lives of those who are shaping the digital age. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have desigming Kindle? Straight to you every other week. A DVD accompanying the book includes excerpts from all of the interviews, and the material can be browsed at www.

Design is all about context. Refresh and try again. He describes his career as having three phases, hill as a designer with projects for clients in ten countries, second as a co-founder of IDEO where he developed design methods for interdisciplinary design teams, and third as a spokesperson for the value of design in everyday life, writing, presenting and teaching, supported by the historical depth and contemporary reach of the museum.

It’s hard to write a book on technology that is still current by the time it is published. Return to Book Page. I found the commentary surrounding the interviews somewhat lacking in depth and analysis. Jan 21, Deb Oestreicher rated it really liked it.


Nearly every one of the interviewees visible on the cover page has something to say and so does Moggridge. Ships from and sold by Amazon.

Book Review: Designing Media, by Bill Moggridge

The interviews are really just enough to pique your interest; they are neither long nor terribly deep. He designed the first laptop computer, the Grid Compass.

Bill Moggridge has amassed a wonderful collection of interviews and essays on the changing face of media. Showing of 6 reviews. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. How do you show a semester’s worth of work?

Designing Media [With DVD]

Join overdesigners who stay up-to-date with the Core77 newsletter This is a great book truly explaining the in and outs of the media industry the articles are insightfull and humourous.

The book features interviews with thirty-seven significant figures in both traditional and new forms of mass communication; interviewees range from the publisher of the New York Times to the founder of Twitter.

His first book Designing Interactionstells the story of how interaction design transformed our daily lives.

The accompanying DVD is a video record of the author’s interviews with the people he profiles; among the ones I watched about 5 I didn’t see anything substantially new i Ehh, okay. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Moggridge assures us that, ‘while digital media is directly responsible for falling revenues in music, film and the printed word, individuals and companies will find ways to carve niches in the new digital domain.