Last Thursday I gave a lightning talk on Designing Calm Technology as part of the User Experience (UX) & User Interface (UI) Summit Esri's International User Conference 2014 in San Diego, California. You can view the slies here!
Tomorrow I'll be giving a special-edition 1986 Labyrinth-themed talk at Open Source Bridge!
At long last, we'll be hosting CyborgCamp at MIT Media Lab all day on Oct 10, 2014! Join us for a full day's discussion on the future of humans and technology!
Calm technology describes a state of technological maturity where a user's primary task is not computing, but being human. The idea behind Calm Technology is to have smarter people, not things.
We're doing ArcGIS training at work this week! It's been fun to learn how to quickly put different kinds of data on a map and customize it.
Here's a Bike Route map built in 2 minutes from ArcGIS Online. I searched for layer content and found a bike path set. Then I shared the map and got the embed code for it.