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On the Grid

Thinking out loud about design weekly.

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Hosted by Andy Mangold, Dan Auer, and Matt McInerney.



#98: Singular Vision

January 19, 2015 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 3 minutes

Recorded on January 15th, 2015. This week we talked about creators with singular visions... and how they may destroy their own creations.


#97: Bouba Kiki

January 11, 2015 at 12:00AM • 45 minutes

Recorded January 8th, 2015. This week the topic came up AFTER the Happy Ending. We talked about beauty.


#96: Cruelty Percentage

January 4, 2015 at 8:00AM • 59 minutes

Recorded January 1st, 2015. We discussed Facebook's Year in Review feature.


#95: Working Out New Material

December 22, 2014 at 7:00PM • 53 minutes

Recorded December 18th, 2014. We reflected on our conversations in 2014.


#94: House Rules

December 15, 2014 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Recorded December 11th, 2014. This week we discussed automating your home and buying things that last. Also, wood oil.


#93: Last Line of Defense

December 8, 2014 at 10:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Recorded December 4th, 2014. This week we discussed whether ethics are inherent in design.


#92: Contributor

December 1, 2014 at 10:00PM • 58 minutes

Recorded November 25th, 2014. This week we discussed Contributor by Google and ways to advertise on the web.


#91: Separating

November 24, 2014 at 7:00PM • 60 minutes

Recorded November 19th, 2014. This week we talked about using Uber and separating the art from the artist.


#90: The Dolphin Variant

November 17, 2014 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Recorded November 13th, 2014. This week we talked about the super rich and A/B testing.


#89: Radar

November 10, 2014 at 7:00PM • 55 minutes

Recorded November 6th, 2014. We discussed Samaritans Radar and designing for sensitive issues.