Reader View · 3 min read · May 23rd · I used to believe that what made great designers so great was their craft; their ability to add polish and style to whatever they touched. Now I see that what makes exceptional designers so incredible… · Shared by 1452, including Michelle Boisson
We call this lens of thinking "systems thinking." It tends to separate the genuinely great designers from the pretty-great ones.
Summary · Reader View · 9 min read · From 2017 · In this series on systems thinking, I share the key insights and tools needed to develop and advance a systems mindset for dealing with… · Shared by 857, including Brain Traffic, getAbstract, designshard, Grégoire Japiot 🌻, Parin Vachhani, Nando 💪🇦🇺🇦🇷, Manos Hatzimalonas, Chris Messina, Lluís Codina, Ines Bieler, Rodrigo Prior, Katja Evertz, 🟣 Antonio Vieira Santos #FutureOfWork #InnoTrans2, Mark Kaigwa, Dominik Grolimund, christina r wodtke: the R is for radical focus, Bill Johnston, Mara Averick, Fabrice Liut 🍌🥑😌, Patrick Neeman
This was a bunch of mental concepts that I had known, and some I thought up myself. I had realized some of these systems work, but I didn't know these had names until now.
Reader View · ~11 min read · 2021-10-04 · A primer to apply Systems Thinking in Product Design · Shared by 282, including Evan (he/him), Christo Meid, Stu Collett, Christoph Wilke, Johannes Dornisch, Stef Walter
Reader View · 5 min read · From 2017 · Tips for using system thinking to prioritize problems when designing a product's foundation before tackling the specific interactions. · Shared by 133, including Dominik Grolimund, Walid Ark, kp 🇺🇦, designshard, Michelle Boisson, Remy Bataille, Jono Mallanyk, David Nagel, Jakub Ferenc, Roger Dudler, Tim Herbig, blinch, Thompson Marzagão, ThomNagy
Reader View · 9 min read · 2021-05-26 · I’m confident that machine intelligence will be our final undoing. Its potential to wipe out humanity is something I’ve been thinking and writing about for the better part of 20 years. I take a lot of… · Shared by 241, including Nicolas Babin #CES2023, Howard Getson, Albert Ràfols, Bob E. Hayes, jorge-ferrer, Dr. Roman Yampolskiy, Nige Willson
“If we could predict what a superintelligence will do, we would be that intelligent ourselves,” Roman Yampolskiy
Reader View · 10 min read · 2021-06-26 · One of the real challenges that we’re facing is that we don’t have a lot of information · Shared by 432, including Matt Navarra, Maria Bustillos, Marshall Shepherd, Thomas Pleil, PNASNews, Adam Tinworth, Brian D. Earp, Ph.D., Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. 🌎🎙🚀 (he/him), Marsha Collier, luis antónio santos
The paper argues that our lack of understanding about the collective behavioral effects of new technology is a danger to democracy and scientific progress.
Reader View · 4 min read · From 2019 · Systems thinking can help you manage and solve problems big and small. · Shared by 87, including Niklaus Gerber, Tom Connor, Ron McIntyre, Robert Caruso, Real Marsha Wright®