Jonathan Ive design interview quotes

This article contains a collection of quotes on design from Jonathan Ive (or “Jony Ive,” as Steve Jobs called him), Apple designer. (Note: He prefers to refer to himself as a “builder” or “maker.”)

Four things I've learned from Jonathan Ive interviews

With Apple's iPad 3 announcement coming tomorrow (March 7, 2012), I took a few minutes last night to reflect on various Jonathan Ive interviews I've read over the years. Here are a few notes on what I learned by reading those interviews.

Jony Ive design principles - Care deeply, look to be wrong, reduce and reduce, form and color alvin November 11, 2012 - 7:51am

These are some design principles that I have learned from Jonathan Ive of Apple. I wrote these quotes on the index cards that are shown here, and taped them to a wall next to my desk.

Retro iMac 2002 to 2004 model (iMac G4)

One thing I wish Apple would do is to come out with a “retro iMac” version, using this style that they used in the 2002 through 2004 iMac design:

iMac G4

An iMac design like this would be perfect for my kitchen area, especially if it had a touchscreen.

iPad base stands (including a 2002 iMac G4 base)

Summary: A look at iPad base stands.

For a while now I've been interested in finding an iPad stand that I can use in my kitchen. The idea is simple: If you're cooking something healthy, it takes a little time, so I'd like to be able to put my iPad in a stand and listen to Pandora or a show on Netflix while I'm cooking, or cleaning the dishes.