UX designers are specialized in understanding human behavior. They’re trained to have a user-centric approach to design questions, something that might be quite a challenge for a robot. Can AI truly know what humans want and need? Today’s fight: designer versus the bot.
At this year’s SXSW conference, Sophie Kleber explained how empathy is becoming an important design element in machine reaction algorithms. But is there a need for our machines to always show empathy? How human do we want our computers to be?
Once a year, an ordinary American city transforms into the world’s central hub of music, film, and interactive media. For ten days, Austin, Texas, turns into SXSW. It’s the cutting edge of culture and technology, and we sent two of our frogs!
Historic. That’s what some are calling today’s Dutch parliamentary elections. But perhaps ‘prehistoric’ would be even more accurate. Regardless of the results, we’ll use a tool from the past to seal the fate of our future: the red pencil.
“I once had a job where they told me to shave my beard. I let them know I’d quit if they made me do that.” That’s Bob, our new Product Owner. He’ll be leading one of our teams of developers, designers, ...