Exploring Technical Code and Critical Theory of Technology

In my previous post, I explored design principles and introduced the technical code from Andrew Feenberg. I emphasized the importance of awareness of technical codes in our design and development processes: through this recognition, we can start questioning our assumptions, challenge norms and … [Read more...]

From design principles to product design: the role of technical codes

During my Kitetail blogging days, I explored the key principles of design. Today, I realize it is important to revisit these principles from the perspective of the critical theory of technology. Andrew Feenberg reminds us that "the choice between alternatives ultimately depends neither on technical … [Read more...]