Wireframe

Wireframe

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A podcast about good design.


Independently Good Design
Nov 26, 2019 • 21 min
The foosball, the snacks, the scale - life at a big design firm can be really exciting. But at independent studios, design culture still flourishes. In this episode, taped live at Adobe MAX, we explore life at independent design studios, with Jason Hardy…
Falling in Love with Good Design
Oct 22, 2019 • 29 min
Can an app really help you fall in love? Sometimes using a dating app feels like getting hit by cupid’s arrow - and sometimes it feels like you’ve been stung. We talk to designers and daters to see whether the UX of these apps is meant to help you find…
Faking Good Design
Oct 15, 2019 • 22 min
The world of FUI or fantasy user interface design is responsible for on-screen depictions of UX. Like the heads up displays for superheroes, or what a hacker sees as she cracks the government’s mainframe. All of these worlds are designed by someone. But,…
When Everything Looks Like Good Design
Oct 8, 2019 • 25 min
Design critics Jessica Helfand and Emily Heyward, founder of Red Antler, discuss what’s at stake when everything looks the same — and what designers can do about it.
Sounds Like Good Design
Sep 24, 2019 • 21 min
Sound is becoming more important in the world of design, especially as our devices shrink and we become less attached to screens. Wireframe speaks to sound designer Connor Moore and psychoacoustic expert Susan Rogers on the best ways to design for the ear.
Privacy, Trust, and Good Design
Sep 17, 2019 • 26 min
Khoi speaks with a roundtable of global privacy experts to find out what designers can - and should - do to keep user data safe. Featuring: Georgia Bullen (Simply Secure), Amy Stepanovich (Access Now) and Lieke Beelen (Visual Contracts).
A Prescription for Good Design
Sep 10, 2019 • 20 min
Electronic health records aren’t just cumbersome and time-consuming, they’re actually damaging the doctor-patient relationship. How can UX designers help?
Coming Soon: Wireframe Season Two
Sep 4, 2019 • 1 min
Last season we asked - what is good design? This season, we’re delving deeper into what design can - and can’t - do. From privacy, to the beeps and boops our phones make, to the secret world of UX design in film.
BONUS: What Good Design Sounds Like
Mar 18, 2019 • 24 min
On this special live episode of Wireframe, we dive into the brand new territory of Voice UX design. How can designers to approach voice not just as a technology, but also as a design challenge? Our guests are Katie Briggs (NPR) and Will Hall (RAIN Agency).
Inclusivity is a Recipe for Good Design
Nov 20, 2018 • 23 min
This episode asks: what’s the difference between designing for accessibility versus designing inclusively? To find the answers we look at everything from WordPress blogging software to the Xbox controller. We even start with some early lessons from, of…
Is Good Design Good for You?
Nov 13, 2018 • 24 min
The “Like” button was a huge triumph for Facebook, or was it? Now more than ever we’re all wondering if our traditional definition of “good” design is actually in our best interests. In this episode, we take a look at the intersection of ethics and design.
Good Design is Why You’re Not Wearing AR Glasses
Nov 6, 2018 • 23 min
A few years from now, augmented reality may render most screens obsolete, as computing becomes integrated into the world around us. This presents a host of challenges for designers: What do we want an augmented reality world to look like?
Good Design According to You
Oct 30, 2018 • 4 min
A short but special bonus episode of Wireframe, recorded at Adobe MAX in Los Angeles, a.k.a. the world’s largest creativity conference, which this year brought together more than 14,000 creative pros—designers, photographers, videographers, illustrators,…
Good Design is 💩
Oct 23, 2018 • 23 min
We dig into the unexpected origin story of the universal screen language… emoji! We talk to the designers behind emoji, and the steps (and missteps) emoji design took before the icons found their way to our screens.
Good Design is Good Civics
Oct 16, 2018 • 19 min
The Boston Mayor’s Office was having a problem: Not enough residents were reporting their own problems into the city. Sure, the 311 phone line had its old school devotees. But Boston decided they could reach a whole new population by creating a brand new…
Good Design is Human
Oct 9, 2018 • 26 min
From airplane crashes, to industrial disasters and medical error: When things go terribly wrong, why do we blame human beings instead of bad design?
Introducing Wireframe
Sep 28, 2018 • 2 min
From Adobe, a podcast about interaction design. Hear the trailer now.