We won’t remember the commercial, the logo, or the jingle, but we will always remember how a brand (and in turn, a designer) makes us feel. In this 99U interview, legendary designer Michael Wolff shares lessons from a career spanning over five decades. What separates a good designer from the rest of the pack, says Wolff, is an unlimited amount of empathy. To do this, approach the world through a child’s mind and have an insatiable curiosity. Ask “why” whenever possible.
School Dance- indie-pop auteurs from Philadelphia- conjure sweet beats, dreamy synths, big bass, slow dance & tru luv. Directed by Deborah Venegas. Via @yvynyl
This report offers a thorough, in-depth review of all the key stats for the Social, Digital and Mobile landscape in China in 2014. Packed with 95 slides covering platform preferences, behavioural usage and economic indicators, the deck presents stand-out infographics that are ready to copy-paste direct into your own presentations and blogs.