Media Design Matters
Art Center offers a new graduate track in social design that combines communications and technologies strategies with field work.
Review of "Talk to Me" at Museum of Modern Art
Jean W. Rosenthal
Project Masiluleke: Texting and Testing to Fight HIV/AIDS in South Africa
Summary of Project Masiluleke case study describing design process for fighting HIV/AIDS in South Africa.
My Block NYC
My Block NYC, a new video-mapping website, invites residents, tourists and videographers to upload clips they’ve taken on the streets of New York.
Boosting the Urban IQ
Summary of National Building Museum's "Intelligent Cities" symposium
Give a Minute
Report on Local Projects' Give a Minute initiative to improve urban life.
Austin Center for Design
Interactive designer Jon Kolko launches a school to help designers build economically viable careers working for social betterment.
A President and His Dog, Part 2
Karrie Jacobs analyzes the Obama administration's website.
Report on the EyeWriter software system, which allows a graffiti artist suffering from ALS to continue working merely by moving his eyes.
Australians All Let Us Text
"New Anthems" art project by Inkahoots for Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts in Brisbane, Australia.
Emergence, a new massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) fosters diplomatic skills.
The Question Box project puts the developing-world poor just a phone call away from an internet search.