What is innovation? Lesson learned at Mangahigh

by Dario D'Aprile • June 13, 2015

Innovation is a journey, the path of challenging constraints: the airplane was invented to challenge gravity, it flies because of the dynamics pressure on the wings but if you eliminate gravity there will be no need for an airplane.In my work as designer at Mangahigh, I’ve found that understanding the context and the limitation without jumping to quickly to […]


Design interface is hard, don’t design interface is harder.

by Dario D'Aprile • June 13, 2015

“The impact of technology will increase ten-fold as it is imbedded in the fabric of everyday life. As technology becomes more imbedded and invisible, it calms our lives by removing annoyances while keeping us connected with what is truly important.” — Mark Weiser, 1988 Xerox PARC, on “ubiquitous computing.” User interface design is an essential […]


I like to work with you, do I really like to work with you ?

by Dario D'Aprile • June 13, 2015

My five principles to choose the right person to work with. Your conclusion are based on quantifiable data; increase in conversion or decrise in retention are measurable, goals should be “smart” and you stay focus. You are driven by curiosity; any projects is a results of iterations, continuously  optimising methods and processes. This is why you […]


Christmas Card 2014

by Dario D'Aprile • June 13, 2015