Interview With The Designer Behind Ouya [Video]
Yves Behar explains to importance of design for technology for everybody.
A new game-console is getting all the buzz this week because of the money that the team behind it has raised in the few days since they launched a Kickstarter fundraising campaign. Thousands of people gave millions of dollars to support – and preorder – the Ouya console. The system that will be launched in 2013 uses a mobile platform (Android) than the traditional closed model that many game console companies employ. Yves Behar is a principle member of the team and he and his team at Fuseproject designed the console and controllers. Last year at PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO, PSFK founder Piers Fawkes interviewed Yves about his work. In this video from the event below, the designer of Jawbone products and the $100 laptop talks about his his team’s ability to innovate across product category and his inspiration and motivations to stay ahead of the pack.