Paper: Adapting Co-Constructing Stories to the Mindset of Teenagers

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Adapting Co-Constructing Stories

Should Students Take Naps?

Have a look at this infographic and see if you can be persuaded to take a nap- it’s not just good for students!

Should Students Take Naps? Click image to view PDF

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Do you think you can fit naps into your daily life? Let me know why/not!

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Third User Evaluation

Experiencing the interactive wireframe prototype of the LightScribe App.


The CAR-model is a model by Menno Deen, based on Ryan and Deci’s Self-Determination Theory. It describes the three factors a game must incorporate, to be an interesting game, namely:




Interestingly, these overlap nicely with my own vision for this project, and the 10 Crucial Factors of Experience Design (Sheldon). I think I need to find out more about this research!

Design and Research

Ever since I moved from product design to studying Master of Industrial Design, I have been in love with research. So I decided: I want to go into ‘Design Research’. But what is design research? Ever helpful Rob Tieben provided me with a clue, in the form of this little list of four ways to do design research:

  • design for research
  • research for design
  • design through research
  • research through design

Long Overdue Update on Peripheral Audio

I just realized that I never told you how my project on Peripheral Audio went on.  Continue reading