Archives / 2016 / February
  • Gray Goo

    Tags: jay, social, gifs

    When creating content that must be simultaneously optimized for posting to Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Vine, Youtube, Medium, Snapchat and of course your own site, there's a risk of it all turning into a homogenous gray goo. A What? Gray goo is a concept that emerged out of futurism as a hypothetical consequence of technology and was later embraced by science fiction writers... read more

    Dimensions of Dialog, Jan Svankmajer, 1982

  • Makin' Copies

    Tags: jay, design, studio, UX

    We're in the design phase for a new national brand that uses chalkboard writing as the foundation of the packaging, and while there are a few decent options for chalk-based fonts, there's something anachronistic and tacky about licensing someone else's handwriting. So, our Designer Andi Woodward is making four of our own. In a larger context, though, we fight for these opportunities to create... read more

    Andi Woodward, Designer