Best of UX July

Originally Published on LinkedIn

This is not the first time Hollywood film has imprinted (no pun intended... heh heh) the future. Listen to Joseph's M. Desimone share how the Terminator movie inspired Carbon's 3-D Printing Platform. This is amazing and underscores the importance of creative thinking and technology as key drivers of product creation. ~JIM

Hollywood SCI-FI inspires the creation of new technology
What we think of as 3D printing, says Joseph DeSimone, is really just 2D printing over and over ... slowly. Onstage at TED2015, he unveils a bold new technique — inspired, yes, by Terminator 2 — that's 25 to 100 times faster, and creates smooth, strong parts. Could it finally help to fulfill the tremendous promise of 3D printing? TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment, and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at



Stanford D. School Manifesto sketched on the back of a napkin.
I Love this back of the napkin sketch from Stanford D. School. What are your thoughts on Design Thinking? ~JIM