All posts by rashidaziz

Shpaces Project Documentation

Introducing… Shpaces, a productivity app for all your other productivity apps 🚀 Shpaces follows the philosophy that all of the information regarding a single project or task should be...
By rashidaziz in Senior Design

beta & demo feedback

I completed the demo build of the product – here is what is it looks like: This initial release showcased the idea behind Shpaces, as a way to organize online tools for different projects, by...
By rashidaziz in Senior Design

the future of desktop interfaces

AKA, designing and building a fake operating system in 3 months. For this project, I’m going to work on something I have been thinking about for a long time – why desktop UI’s are...
By rashidaziz in Senior Design

Weekly Update 1

I spent a lot of time thinking about software.  Specifically, software design. Or what makes good software good, and what makes bad software bad.  And also why the process of making...
By rashidaziz in Senior Design

First Prototype

I am very interested in the concept & interaction of the Mirror, and am really inspired by the interactive mirror at ITP.  I’d like to create something digital though, which allows for...
By rashidaziz in Interaction Design 2018


By rashidaziz in Interaction Design 2018

Review 2

Universal Principles of Design Definitions Hierarchy of Needs Design must serve the low-level needs (function) before the higher-level needs Functionality → meet basic design requirements...
By rashidaziz in Interaction Design 2018

Review One

The battle of application launchers on Windows. I chose to do this review about an interaction that I have dozens of time every single day – launching an application on my Windows machine....
By rashidaziz in Interaction Design 2018

Creating a Memory : Unity HW

A representation of my favorite memory, from Summer of 2018 – visiting a small cafe by a pier, next to the beach and overlooking the ocean – in Bay Area, San Francisco.
By rashidaziz in AR Studio 2018

Retrospective on SCAMPER

one the main problems I have noticed within myself is that often when approaching a problem, before I even beginning to brainstorm different ideas, I have already formed a solution, and then rather...
By rashidaziz in Ideation & Prototyping