Shirky Chapter 5

Free software, like Shirky suggested, is an example of a product with rich culture, because cooperation to improve used software is a shared trait by members of the improvement community. Shirky mentions that a knowledge of the code behind a service, product, or software, vastly increases the rate of evolution. He says, “Not only does…

Purpose for Graphic Design: Rhetorical Analysis III

A discussion from 2006 by Wikipedia user Joeadair focuses on how the Graphic Design page lacks a properly explained section for the purpose of Graphic Design. He plainly put into terms that we (Graphic Designers) design for two reasons: to organize information and to compel an audience. He states, “Although they often merge, the social…