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Fun is something you experience. Fun is... authentic, pleasurable experiences • “delightful surprises” • playful • a challenge • colorful • engagement. Fun is not... mandatory • exclusive • boring or mundane • overly clever or goofy • predictable • laborious • unorganized. MAJOR THEMES: unexpected • solves a problem • feels real • playful • gamelike • simple & smart • thoughtful discovery • accessible by anyone
Hunch. Shapes are hand-drawn (human) and look cut-out. Silly and unexpected.

Hunch. Shapes are hand-drawn (human) and look cut-out. Silly and unexpected.

Theme: Unexpected and Realism/Reality. Inconvenient Truth iPad app. Educational and can play with the images and the real-time. infographics. Unexpected fun - can blow onto the iPad to move the wind turbine to see it translate into energy.

Theme: Unexpected and Realism/Reality. Inconvenient Truth iPad app. Educational and can play with the images and the real-time. infographics. Unexpected fun - can blow onto the iPad to move the wind turbine to see it translate into energy.

Treasure Island Music Festival. Well organized (didn't have to choose between stages). Lots to do if didn't want to listen to music. "Unlike Outside Lands which is chaotic, unorganized and a mass of people." - Tiffany

Treasure Island Music Festival. Well organized (didn't have to choose between stages). Lots to do if didn't want to listen to music. "Unlike Outside Lands which is chaotic, unorganized and a mass of people." - Tiffany

Theme: Unexpected. Kate Spade blog is colorful with unexpected, quirky elements. There is a play on words like, "supercalifragilipstick".

Theme: Unexpected. Kate Spade blog is colorful with unexpected, quirky elements. There is a play on words like, "supercalifragilipstick".

Theme: Unexpected. Agencynet. Draw different shapes to navigate through the site.

Theme: Unexpected. Agencynet. Draw different shapes to navigate through the site.

Theme: Realism/Reality. Agencynet. A different way of navigating brings things to life that are typically flat.

Theme: Realism/Reality. Agencynet. A different way of navigating brings things to life that are typically flat.

Theme: Realism/Reality. Digital Pop-up Book (iPad app). Taking something mundane and making it more fun/interactive to learn. Engaging because it prompts you to read.

Theme: Realism/Reality. Digital Pop-up Book (iPad app). Taking something mundane and making it more fun/interactive to learn. Engaging because it prompts you to read.

Theme: Reality/Realism, Accessible by Anyone. Mets de la Creme. Recipe site turns the boring prep into something interactive and fun by showing you from the angle of the cook what it would look like. Makes the process come to life.

Theme: Reality/Realism, Accessible by Anyone. Mets de la Creme. Recipe site turns the boring prep into something interactive and fun by showing you from the angle of the cook what it would look like. Makes the process come to life.

Theme: Thoughtful Discovery. Dorling Kindersley (DK) travel books. Knows travelers well, engaging and entertaining how it shows maps, museums, etc.

Theme: Thoughtful Discovery. Dorling Kindersley (DK) travel books. Knows travelers well, engaging and entertaining how it shows maps, museums, etc.

Theme: Unexpected & Thoughtful. Lego website. They didn't have to make their site so entertaining as if you were playing a game and the characters are moving around, but they did.

Theme: Unexpected & Thoughtful. Lego website. They didn't have to make their site so entertaining as if you were playing a game and the characters are moving around, but they did.

Theme: Solves a problem. Kindle. Optimized for reading (solves one problem in a simple way). I feel more productive.

Theme: Solves a problem. Kindle. Optimized for reading (solves one problem in a simple way). I feel more productive.

Theme: Solve a problem. Flats in a Bag. When I'm sick of wearing heels and I need to run, I grab them. Make me happy and I feel smart.

Theme: Solve a problem. Flats in a Bag. When I'm sick of wearing heels and I need to run, I grab them. Make me happy and I feel smart.

Theme: Unexpected. Opening Ceremony - Store & site experience is cute, quirky, makes you feel like you're part of a carnival.

Theme: Unexpected. Opening Ceremony - Store & site experience is cute, quirky, makes you feel like you're part of a carnival.

Theme: Unexpected & Playful. The Fabulous Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore - iPad app. Discover and learn "new things".

Theme: Unexpected & Playful. The Fabulous Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore - iPad app. Discover and learn "new things".

Theme: Unexpected. Opening Ceremony - Rollover the merch and it says "click to buy me" - very cute.

Theme: Unexpected. Opening Ceremony - Rollover the merch and it says "click to buy me" - very cute.

Theme: Simple, smart design. The Nest Thermostat. Intuitive. Learns your habits and adjusts the temp accordingly - "cool factor", "easy, fun factor".

Theme: Simple, smart design. The Nest Thermostat. Intuitive. Learns your habits and adjusts the temp accordingly - "cool factor", "easy, fun factor".