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infoq.com - Eran Stiller - Designing for Failure in the BBC's Analytics Platform
Designing for Failure in the BBC's Analytics Platform
InfoQ

Last week at InfoQ Live, Blanca Garcia-Gil, Principal Systems Engineer at BBC, gave a session titled Evolving Analytics in the Data Platform. During this session, Garcia-Gil focused on how her team prepared and designed for failure. The BBC…

gizmodo.com - Sam Rutherford - Nothing Is Teaming Up with Teenage Engineering for Future Product Design
Nothing Is Teaming Up with Teenage Engineering for Future Product Design
Gizmodo

So far, it's been much ado about nothing as One Plus co-founder Carl Pei's new company has yet to release a single product. But today, Nothing is making a splash by announcing a founding partnership with Teenage Engineering that will put the…

cbc.ca - Murray Brewster - PBO says mixed frigate fleet and alternate designs offer cheaper options to navy program
PBO says mixed frigate fleet and alternate designs offer cheaper options to navy program
CBC

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share by Email Canada's budget watchdog predicts construction of the navy's new frigate fleet could cost at least $77.3 billion — a number that could rise even higher if the frequently-delayed program faces…

buzzfeednews.com - Ade Onibada - This Black Designer Is Challenging Fast Fashion Retailer Boohoo For Allegedly Ripping Off Her Designs
This Black Designer Is Challenging Fast Fashion Retailer Boohoo For Allegedly Ripping Off Her Designs
BuzzFeed News

Kai Collective / Via kaicollective.com, Boohoo/Instagram / Via instagram.com Online retailer Boohoo is being accused of ripping off the work of a young Black designer who has issued a cease and desist order to the fast fashion brand. Boohoo was…

gq.com - Noah Johnson  - 4S Designs: Angelo Urrutia Interview
4S Designs: Angelo Urrutia Interview
GQ

Just hours before debuting his first collection for 4S Designs, the brand he built from scratch, Angelo Urrutia walked me through racks of clothing set up in a temporary Paris Fashion Week showroom and told me about everything that was wrong with…

gizmodo.com - Matt Novak - New U.S. Postal Service Delivery Vehicle Design Receives Mixed Reactions Online
New U.S. Postal Service Delivery Vehicle Design Receives Mixed Reactions Online
Gizmodo

Officials at the U.S. Postal Service held a press conference on Tuesday to announce the agency has awarded a $482 million contract to Wisconsin-based Oshkosh Defense for a new fleet of vehicles scheduled to be rolled out in 2023. But the design of…

forbes.com - David Axe - To Design A Cheap New Fighter, The U.S. Air Force Should Embrace This Boondoggle
To Design A Cheap New Fighter, The U.S. Air Force Should Embrace This Boondoggle
Forbes

Top U.S. Air Force officials finally have acknowledged what critics long have pointed out. The flying branch's flagship F-35 stealth fighter isn't the air-combat stalwart it was supposed to be. Weighing 25 tons and costing $100 million per copy…

infosecurity-magazine.com - Raef Meeuwisse - Security by Design Implementation Insights
Security by Design Implementation Insights
Infosecurity Magazine

It is a fact that the digital landscape in most organizations, large or small, resembles the technological equivalent of a shanty town: a ramshackle collection of tech purchases (hardware, applications, cloud services…) that seemed like a…

imore.com - Stephen Warwick - Stunning new 2021 iMac leak reveals new design in five colors
Stunning new 2021 iMac leak reveals new design in five colors
iMore

Apple's brand new iMac will feature a total design overhaul and five new colors. That's according to a new leak from Jon Prosser. We've also got our first look at the brand new Mac Pro 'mini'. A brand new story from serial Apple leaker Jon Prosser…

standard.co.uk - Tristan Kirk - Fashion designer Alexander Wang accused of groping student at club
Fashion designer Alexander Wang accused of groping student at club
Evening Standard

Essential news, in your inbox 4pm daily Already have an account? Log in here Read our full mailing list consent terms here U S fashion designer Alexander Wang has been accused of groping a student on a nightclub dancefloor in the latest claim of…

stanford.edu - Empathize and Prototype: A Hands on Dive into the Key Tools of Design Thinking | Stanford Online
Empathize and Prototype: A Hands on Dive into the Key Tools of Design Thinking | Stanford Online
Stanford University

Move beyond theory and dive into hands-on practice in the art of innovation. Tackle innovation challenges from start to finish and gain an in-depth understanding of these key tenets of design thinking and how to incorporate them into your work.

newsweek.com - David Brennan - Proud Boys, Boogaloos fret about proposed terror designation as Capitol backlash grows
Proud Boys, Boogaloos fret about proposed terror designation as Capitol backlash grows
Newsweek

Far-right groups on social media are lamenting a push by Democratic lawmakers to begin designating domestic terrorism groups as President Joe Biden 's administration considers how to combat the rising threat of right-wing extremism in America.

bigthink.com - Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office - How art and design can rebuild a community
How art and design can rebuild a community
Big Think

In the spring of 2016, a striking art installation was constructed outside MIT's building E15. The work consisted of 20,000 small green plexiglass squares, with intricate holes cut in each one, depicting vanished or endangered pieces of global…

indianexpress.com - Lifestyle Desk - Designer Priya Ahluwalia receives Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design
Designer Priya Ahluwalia receives Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design
The Indian Express

British fashion designer Priya Ahluwalia has won the prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design. Now in its fourth year, the annual prize was presented to the emerging designer by the queen's daughter-in-law Sophie — the…

harvard.edu - A historian designs and teaches an instant class about the January 6 insurrection
A historian designs and teaches an instant class about the January 6 insurrection
Harvard University

Just a couple of short weeks after a mob assaulted the U.S. Capitol while the Senate convened to certify the presidential election, Alex Keyssar turned the events into a lesson plan. The course “ Understanding What Happened on January 6…

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