Have you ever been in a restaurant or an airplane terminal while the TV was blasting, but no one was watching? Carry a TV-B-Gone on your key ring, and you can fix the problem in an instant. If someone is watching the TV though, good manners should prevail, don't you think?
Design for place.
All Things Interactive
Marney is the founder of Animatrix, an interactive consulting firm that has shipped over 300 projects in the last 25 years for companies that include Apple, BearingPoint, KPMG, Clinique, The Limited, AT&T, NewsCorp, The Walt Disney Company, The National Academy of Science and many others.
Marney.com is about interactive design- the creation of any experience that starts with the user. It can be a site, an ad, a toy, a place, an object.... anything that's designed for engagement.