Getting underneath design

Some cool videos about design. First Gizmodo linked to TED Videos (those things rock, you should watch them all) recording of Philippe Starck, famous designer.

Me? I got some interesting stuff with a company named “EffectiveUI.” Don’t know who they are? They designed some of the coolest Web apps out there, including ones for eBay and a host of other famous names. I did three separate videos with EffectiveUI.

1. Demo of the eBay app they built and a discussion of rich Internet applications.
2. An interview with senior developer, RJ Owen, about the design process.
3. An interview with the president of EffectiveUI, where I learn more about what EffectiveUI does and its approach to design. We also talk about Microsoft Silverlight vs. Adobe Flash/Flex/AIR.

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Comments

  1. I first met the guys from Effective UI out here in Denver when they came through town with the guys at Adobe pitching the new Apollo. At the end of their cool presentation I asked one question about Google and search and the room fell deathly quiet. I guess I shouldn’t have expected this type of coolness to fit in with the Google world we live in.

  2. I first met the guys from Effective UI out here in Denver when they came through town with the guys at Adobe pitching the new Apollo. At the end of their cool presentation I asked one question about Google and search and the room fell deathly quiet. I guess I shouldn’t have expected this type of coolness to fit in with the Google world we live in.