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When Pen And Paper Fail You



medium bookmark / Raindrop.io | When the engineering team at your software company uses diagrams to share ideas, they’re building off of the oldest trick in the book. People have been using drawings to communicate for at least 35,400 years. The world’s very first picture is of a babirusa that was once native to the area in Sulawesi, Indonesia—where this cave drawing exists. The species is unrecognizable to us today, but the message transcends tens of thousands of years. Pictures are an evocative and timeless way to talk to one