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Cells and Pixels podcast is extracted from a weekly talk show on Instagram Live hosted by Koji Pereira, first gen asian-latino immigrant, Head of Design, Lyft Business (ex-Google) in Silicon Valley. The guests are range of professionals, scholars and authors that talk about product, UX, UX research, product design, inclusion and diversity. Hear from people who create products that we love.

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Cells and Pixels Koji Pereira

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Cells and Pixels podcast is extracted from a weekly talk show on Instagram Live hosted by Koji Pereira, first gen asian-latino immigrant, Head of Design, Lyft Business (ex-Google) in Silicon Valley. The guests are range of professionals, scholars and authors that talk about product, UX, UX research, product design, inclusion and diversity. Hear from people who create products that we love.

www.instagram.com/cells.and.pixels Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/cellsandpixels/support

    The craft of design with Danielle Kawasaki – Product Designer, Kanopy (Ex: Square)

    The craft of design with Danielle Kawasaki – Product Designer, Kanopy (Ex: Square)

    Another fun, lighthearted chat with good nuggets of positivity and self-care. Check out my conversation with Danielle Kawasaki, we talked about some nitty gritty details on her design process, documentation, designing for different devices and user environment.

    Cells and Pixels, now every first Tuesday of the month!

    #square #kanopy


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    Democratizing UXR, Varun Murugesan – Head of Research, Apple & Banana (BestBuy, ex-Facebook)

    Democratizing UXR, Varun Murugesan – Head of Research, Apple & Banana (BestBuy, ex-Facebook)

    What a inspiring chat with Varun from Apple and Banana. We talked about his journey from healthcare to UXR, how research can be included in your product development, from small to large organizations and some of his plans for the fruitful research approach book.

    Cells and Pixels, now every first Tuesday of the month!

    Apple and Banana website: www.appleandbanana.org

    #appleandbanana #bestbuy #facebook #uxresearch


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    • 27 min
    Design, facilitation and innovation with Kai Haley – Google, UX Methods and Process (Ex: Yahoo!)

    Design, facilitation and innovation with Kai Haley – Google, UX Methods and Process (Ex: Yahoo!)

    I had so much fun chatting with Kai Haley. We talked about her journey and her incredible work educating Googlers about Design and Sprints. Kai is the go to person at Google if you want to learn the latest and greatest about the methodology, so this chat is must for anybody curious about it.

    Disclaimer: my voice may sound different, I had a sore throat today – but already way better now.

    #google #designsprints #designeducation






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    • 37 min
    The Future of Design is African with Guidione Machava – Founder, World-Class Designer

    The Future of Design is African with Guidione Machava – Founder, World-Class Designer

    A conversation with Guidione Machava about the World-Class Designer organized in Moçambique, Africa. Guidione shared about his plans to make Africa the future of Design. 

    He talked about his story and how inspired by podcasts, he decided to organized a conference with people 3 other friends to decolonize design, and make it more inclusive.


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    • 27 min
    A Conversation with Lyft's Product Design+ Team – Len Yeh, Julie Celia, Dario Fidanza, Akhil Dakinedi

    A Conversation with Lyft's Product Design+ Team – Len Yeh, Julie Celia, Dario Fidanza, Akhil Dakinedi

    Here's the video of my crazy fun convo with 4 amazing professionals at Lyft: Len Yeh, Julie Celia, Dario Fidanza and Akhil Dakinedi.

    How cool it was to learn more about Diversity, Safety, Bikes and Scooters, Unumute (our internal conference), Design Ops and more from these ones!

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    • 52 min
    Design tools with Noah Levin – Director of Design, Figma

    Design tools with Noah Levin – Director of Design, Figma

    This was the final episode of the year! Yes, and I talked with Noah Levin, the Director of Design at Figma, yes! The tool that all of us love so much. Before Figma, Noah led teams at ClassPass in NYC, and the iOS Search team at Google in Mountain View. He also spent some time teaching designers how to code as an advisor at Framer, and building a digital assistant for Astronauts at NASA.

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    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Daniel stillman ,

Deep and insightful design conversations

I really enjoyed being a guest on this show...Koji asks deep questions! I have also been enjoying his diverse and brilliant guests. A must for any design enthusiast.

Thaifernandes ,

Fantastic Design Podcast!

I'm following Cells and Pixels Facebook live and I was so excited when Koji decided to transform those talks in podcast series too. Every week there's an inspiring interview, keep going Koji. Cheers!

luenne neri ,

Amazing guests. Amazing host.

Officially part of my breakfast podcasts list 💛

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