5 tips for making your designs future-proof

I was younger than I can remember when my parents bought our family an Apple IIe computer. When I was 11 I thought Chuck Yeager’s Air Combat was the coolest thing I'd ever seen.

At 19 I was on Makeoutclub, three years before Myspace was cool. It was only 10 years ago that the Motorola Razr was the hottest phone on the market, and it's top selling point was simply that it was thin. Now I'm in my mid thirties, and I've outgrown so much of the technology that has consistently changed the way we make sense of things.

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