Hack Night SLC is back up and running for 2014! We have new sponsors, a new venue for the next 2 months, and awesome door prizes. It all happens February 27th at Needle's rad office in Bluffdale. Registration is up at http://hacknightslc.com
Come hang out with some of the coolest folks in the tech and design here in Utah!
While fully agreeing with the importance of code literacy for designers, I started to wonder exactly in which situations designers might want to do some actual coding themselves, and in which they shouldn't. I wrote an article about it, and I thought I'd post here the link to the article, together with the entire content. It's meant to be more of a discussion starter, so your comments are welcome!
After reading through Zaki Warfel's Prototyping, I hoped it would shed light on the most effective techniques. It was a very good read and included some invaluable insights on progressively iterating from paper models to high fidelity designs. It's led me to make some assertions about prototyping tools...