Marina Lin

Marina Lin is an Interaction Designer for Mobile Apps at She is also the co-founder of SerenadeMe, a custom song start-up based in Chicago. She has recently contributed a chapter to the textbook "Negotiating Cultural Encounters: Narrating Intercultural Engineering and Technical Communication." Her work has also appeared in Intercom, User Experience Magazine, and Business Communication Quarterly.

Stories by Marina Lin

My Android phone died on the train when I was several stops away from my destination. I should have remembered where I was supposed to get off, but, like everyone else, I rely on technology to offload cognitive processes when I should be using my brain. Wait, I thought, I have both my iPad and…