12 Nov '11, 10am

Yves Béhar’s 7 Principles of Holistic Product Design

Clearly this holistic approach to design can create game changing products that provide a tremendous return on investment. But according to Béhar, design has another role to play as a way to give. His work on the design of a $100 laptop for One Laptop Per Child is a familiar example of this notion. Fuseproject was also involved in the See Better to Learn Better project which provides free eyeglasses to students in Mexico where wearing glasses is often looked at as a handicap. Béhar and his team took on the challenge of designing a pair of glasses that are affordable, durable, customizable and “cool” enough that they could overcome this stigma. The result is a product that addresses all of these issues for the price tag of just $7 per pair.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/11/yves-behars-7-princip...

Tweets

Yves Béhar's 7 Principles of Holistic Product D...

triplepundit.com 12 Nov '11, 7pm

Clearly this holistic approach to design can create game changing products that provide a tremendous return on investment....

Rethinking product design

e27.sg 11 Nov '11, 1am

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Gre...

Before selling my soul to Microsoft, I used to ...

qnx.com 11 Nov '11, 3pm

Situation Awareness: a Holistic Approach to the Driver Distraction Problem There is little doubt that using a cell phone w...

“Design is humanization”

“Design is humanization”

e27.sg 14 Nov '11, 8am

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Gre...

Kylie Minogue loves her Yves Saint Laurent tote: Aussie songbird and dance-pop queen Kylie Minogue is another st...

Kylie Minogue loves her Yves Saint Laurent tote...

bagthatstyle.com 11 Nov '11, 7pm

Lately, I’ve seen lots of pictures of Minogue carrying one bag in particular: her black Yves Saint Laurent Cabas Chyc Tote...

Software on Uberoid • One Question: I've just b...

ebay.com.sg 13 Nov '11, 12pm

The items you ordered will be shipped out in 1-2 business day by Hong Kong Air Mail when your payment is clear. The arriva...