What we read this week (15 Feb)

Reads this week: Kyle Studstill on working towards “the next big culture,” sequencing human genomes in bulk, Craig Mod on the growing pains of digital publishing, flat design versus realism in interface design, and the security risks of data-driven education.

Quote of the week

With equipment like this in the home of the future we may not have to go to work, the work would come to us.

Walter Cronkite, 1967

Articles of the week

Author: Maddie

Maddie is a strategist and researcher. She spends much of her time on the think tank side of Third Wave, and enjoys getting into the details of many different topics at once. Through this foraging for information, she finds ways to apply knowledge from one field in new, seemingly disparate ones, both in client work and other research. She holds an interdisciplinary BA in Computer Science, Linguistics and German, and has previously worked at VCCP and at the Science Gallery in Dublin.