“Good Taste is the most obvious resource of the insecure. People of good taste eagerly buy the Emperor’s old clothes. Good taste is the first refuge of the noncreative. It is the last ditch stand of the artist. Good taste is the anaesthetic of the public. - Harley Parker”—Design for the real world - Victor Papanek (Chapter 3)
“@mike_FTW: We need to fear consequences of our work more than we fear of consequences speaking up. (HT: @gapingvoid)”—Watch whole talk of Mike’s keynote at Webstock, here. Originally found in Hugh’s blog post, “How Designers Destroyed the World”.
“Just because a model is not going to be very precise or accurate doesn’t mean that therefore you should trust your gut instinct after a couple of whiskeys and assume it’s going to be very much better.”—Interview with Nate Silver (@fivethirtyeight) in HBR. HT: @99u and @StaciJShelton
At TEDx we are excited to present to you our first playlist in Slovak. With more than 20 TEDx events in this Central European country, we thought it was high time to showcase some of the fantastic talks coming out of the region.
Below, 4 talks in Slovak ranging from multiculturalism in the…