On the Grid is a design podcast featuring Matt McInerney, Andy Mangold & Dan Auer. Every week the three of us call in for a conversation about a broad range of topics through the lens of design.

Episode 72: Turning the Knobs [recorded July 3rd, 2014]

This week we talked about Facebook’s emotional contagion experiment. Also:

Game of Thrones Cosplay


What the Facebook Controversy is Really About

Experimental evidence of massive-scale emotional contagion through social networks


Gone Home

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Episode 68: The Distant Future [recorded May 29, 2014]

This week we answered a listener’s email about designing for the near future. And hopefully our discussion extends to the distant future as well. Also:


Flutie Flakes

In Defense of Pink Slime

Xbox SmartGlass