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Posts by: Peter Sheerin

About Peter Sheerin

Peter Sheerin is best known for the decade he spent as the Technical Editor of CADENCE magazine, where he was the acknowledged expert in Computer-Aided Design hardware and software. He has a long-standing passion for improving usability of software, hardware, and everyday objects that is always interwoven in his articles.

Peter is available for freelance technical writing and product reviews, and is exploring career opportunities in interaction design. His pet personal project is exploring the best ways to harmonize visual, tactile, and audible symbols for improving the effectiveness of alerting systems.

  1. Design Problem Debugging Rule #001: Turn it Upside Down July 21, 2012

    Posted in Design.

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  2. Innovation Inspiration #022—Research Something Old July 18, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  3. Book Review—The CIA’s Greatest Covert Operation July 16, 2012

    Posted in Design, Leadership.

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  4. Innovation Inspiration #021—Research a Lot; Write a Little July 13, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  5. Innovation Inspiration #020—Close Your Eyes July 11, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  6. Innovation Inspiration #019—Talk To Eccentrics July 9, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  7. Innovation Inspiration #018—Read Widely July 7, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  8. Innovation Infographics: Interdisciplinarity July 4, 2012

    Posted in Infographics, Innovation.

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  9. Innovation Inspiration #017—When It Can’t Be Done, Do It Anyway July 4, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  10. Innovation Inspiration #016—Enjoy Your Weekends June 30, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  11. Innovation Inspiration #014—Take a Lunch Break June 29, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  12. Innovation Inspiration #015—Make Something That Can Kill You June 27, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  13. Innovation Inspiration #013—Critique Something June 22, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  14. I Learned About Design From That: Locked Myself Out of the Office June 22, 2012

    Posted in Design, Innovation, Personal.

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  15. Innovation Inspiration #012—Break Something June 22, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  16. Innovation Inspiration #011—Make Something June 21, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  17. Innovation Inspiration #010—Modify Something June 20, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  18. Innovation Inspiration #009—Fix Something June 18, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  19. Who’s Zomming Who? June 17, 2012

    Posted in Marketing.

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  20. Innovation Inspiration #008—Turn Off The Radio June 15, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  21. Dealing With Your Inner Absent-Minded Professor June 14, 2012

    Posted in Innovation, Personal.

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  22. Innovation Inspiration #007—Pursue Laziness June 11, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  23. Innovation Inspiration #006—Go to the Fair June 9, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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  24. Innovation Inspiration #005—Share Incomplete Work June 8, 2012

    Posted in Design, Gadgets, Hardware, Innovation, Personal, Symbols.

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  25. Innovation Inspiration #004—Ask Questions June 4, 2012

    Posted in Innovation.

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