eyeo-recap Jul 17

Eyeo: Data Viz and Data Art

The world may not have yet settled on the exact term for data artists, creative coders, and interaction designers, but whatever you call the talented people who congregate at Eyeo, you don’t want to miss their inspiring work. Eyeo collects some of the world’s most talented creators, many of whom work at the increasingly important...Read More

citris Jul 17

Scrolling for CITRIS

Elefint recently had the opportunity to partner with inspiring local organization CITRIS, or the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society. CITRIS draws upon the brilliant minds and resources at the University of California Berkeley, Davis, Santa Cruz and Merced to create information technology solutions for the most pressing social, environmental, and health...Read More

wannab Jul 17

Wanna-B: Join the Business Revolution

We had an amazing time bringing together B-Corporations and those aspiring to B. For those of you who don’t know, certified B-Corps meet a strict set of standards set by B-lab, the certifying nonprofit. B-Corps are measured in terms of social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. We became a B-Corp because we believe in...Read More

amelias-conf Jul 17

Accessibility in Web Design: Webvisions Insights

Most people don’t think about accessibility in web design. Those that do think about it, think it’s either too big of a problem to solve, or something they can just include as a ‘quick fix’ at the end of a job. So argued Derek Featherstone as part of his talk on Accessibility in Web Design,...Read More

choice is bad Jun 13

Design Tip: Choice is Bad

We like to think that having a lot options will make us happier. But, in truth, it’s easy to get overwhelmed when we’re faced with too many choices. Nowhere is this more true than on the web. In this age of information overload––where we’re constantly being bombarded by emails, social media feeds, and instant messages––few...Read More