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John Waters tells college grads to 'use tech for transgression'

"The Prince of Puke" encourages Rhode Island School of Design's class of 2015 to shake things up, "horrify us with new ideas" and make him nervous. Plus, he gives a nod to hackers.

By June 8, 2015

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Tech industry's future rooted in blend of design, computer science

An upswell of acquisitions and shifts in company culture are changing how Silicon Valley looks at design. And that's reshaping the tech industry, one of the leading design experts says at SXSW.

By March 15, 2015

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Last Moment Robot: 'End of life detected'

Imagine drawing your final breath in the sole company of a talking machine: "I am here to comfort you. You are not alone, you are with me."

By June 5, 2012

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"A Better World by Design" summons change agents from various sectors

A Better World by Design is a first-of-its-kind conference on "globally conscious design," as the organizers call it. Held at Brown University/RISD from November 7-9, it aims to generate innovative solutions to issues facing today's world, including extre

By July 4, 2008