Epsiode 9 – Delightful Ramble

My first attempt to recount and reflect on a PhD day.  What started out as not that productive turned into some fun. This is a bit of a ramble, but hopefully Ill get better at documenting my day. Enjoy and see the links below.

Some of the #procterphd Images on Instagram

Discuss the new discourse site icon

“Laser Socks is our Spacewar” – LaserSocks

Quick link to tweet about DynamicLand from Bret Victor the lab he is part of and builds on his talk The Humane Representation of Thought

Books Mentioned

  • Dirksen, J., 2015. Design for How People Learn, New Riders.
  • Lyon, M. & Hafner, K., 1999. Where Wizards Stay Up Late, Simon and Schuster.
  • Papanek, V.J., 1983. Design for Human Scale, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company.
  • Saffer, D., 2009. Designing for Interaction, New Riders.
  • Saffer, D., 2013. Microinteractions: Full Color Edition, Oreilly & Associates Incorporated.
  • Walter, A. & Spool, J.M., 2011. Designing for Emotion,
  • Weinschenk, S., 2011. 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People, Pearson Education.


Episode 8 – PhD intro

delightful design driven ethical open edutech

Brief intro to my ongoing PhD research into design-led, ethical, teaching and learning focused Art & Design higher Education digital edutech platforms.

Episode 6 – Mozfest


Links to sessions I attended;

Decentralization and Dignity against Digital Colonialism

Demystifying ethereum to build your own decentralized app (Ðapp) using blockchain

Code For Life: Inspiring All Children

User-centered Consent

Designing Network-Centric Resources

Meet Me Half Way: Team Relations & Communications in Open Source Spaces