On the Grid Retired

On the Grid

Thinking out loud about design weekly.

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Hosted by Andy Mangold, Dan Auer, and Matt McInerney.



#28: Canned Brand

February 4, 2013 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 4 minutes

This week we talked about the pre-made brand Hessian.tv and Andy's newfound interest in the Super Bowl Champion Ravens.


#27: Identity Crisis

January 20, 2013 at 9:00PM • 45 minutes

This week we discussed two new identities, gender roles in design, and the state of graphic design criticism.


#26: Certified

January 13, 2013 at 9:00PM • 43 minutes

This week we discussed certification, templates, automation, and Matt's proposed standard for serving logos.


#25: Dwelling

January 5, 2013 at 9:00PM • 48 minutes

Happy New Year from Matt, Dan and Andy.


#24: 2012 in Design

December 29, 2012 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 2 minutes

It's our year end special. We discussed the events and issues that effected and shaped design this past year. We focused on three: The evolving relationship between design and technology, changes in publishing, and the flat design vs. skeuomorphism debate.


#23: Most of the Internet is Dead

December 19, 2012 at 9:00PM • 47 minutes

This week: Death and Taxes and Symbols


#22: UC What I Did There?

December 11, 2012 at 9:00PM • 51 minutes

We spent most of the show talking about the new University Of California logo and reactions.


#21: Fine Dining

November 29, 2012 at 9:00PM • 48 minutes

This week we rush to get everything done before Christmas, dine in the app store, and take note of our rosy red design lenses.


#20: It Came Through a Trash Can

November 19, 2012 at 9:00PM • 60 minutes

This week we talked about Christmas, open operating systems, passwords, and the best.


#19: Not So Fast...

November 14, 2012 at 9:00PM • 44 minutes

This week we talked about some personal projects and feedback.