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  1. What I am learning from my white grandchildren — truths about race | Anthony Peterson | TEDxAntioch

    This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Are we in a post-racial society? Do we want to be? Anthony Peterson, an African American, draws from current research and from conversations with his Anglo American grandchildren to address truths about race in 21st century America.

    Anthony Peterson is an African American Army brat who calls Hawaii home. He has lived, studied, written about, and taught about cultural and racial realities. He has developed and facilitated diversity training for corporate and church leaders. His degrees in psychology and religious education add to his perspective. Anthony continues work as an educator, writer and editor in Nashville, Tennessee, where he lives with his wife, Laura. They count six children and nine grandchildren.

    About TEDx, x = independently organized event In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events ar…

    Original video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5GCetbP7Fg
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  2. Built to Scale: Why “Pause” for a Design System?

    Design that doesn’t scale well hurts—it’s a short-term approach impacting product sprints and ability to ship quickly. Design systems offer a magic solution, but the pause in engineering resource is not easy to justify. They’re not just about pretty buttons—they’re about speed-to-fixability that ensures silo’ed bugs don’t sink your UX. Hear from (+ learn from the mistakes of) the Airbnb, Eventbrite & Pinterest folks involved in selling in of concept, proof of value, & successful creation of a DS.

    [Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]


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  3. Destroy All Software With Gary Bernhardt – Episode 159 – Podcast.__init__

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  4. BBC World Service: Black Death AIDS

    In Africa Aids is proving a real scourge, in Europe less so.

    New research suggests that Europeans have inherited a resistance to Aids because of the devastating effects of the bubonic plague. Science In Action reports.

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  5. jetstrap | OGR Shows

    Welcome to another episode of the world’s number one user experience podcast. In this episode, we talk about wireframe fidelity. The “why”s and “how”s of wireframes.

    Old blog post from yours truly (Ryan) on the topic of Wireframe Fidelity

    Old blog post from another yours truly (Ariel) on the topic of Navigation for cherry pickers

    Things we talked about:

    Paper Prototyping by Carolyn Snyder Jetstrap interface-building tool for Bootstrap Balsamiq prototyping tool Some of our Favorite things:

    WooMoo’s POP Prototyping On Paper iOS app. Take pictures of sketches and wire them up to make them interactive.

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