Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner…To Save Our Company →
It Never Gets Easier In my career I’ve done 4(ish) startups, and each one has required from the get-go a huge leap of faith: A belief that we know what the future holds, and that our new idea will push it further and faster in that direction. In other words, a belief that we could truly change the world—an easy thing to say but a hell of a thing to do. But each time, that belief gets harder to...
Five Affordable Alternatives to NYC's Hottest... →
Don’t have the cash flow right now to try any of the cool new restaurants you read about? Or simply can’t get into any of them on a busy night? Here are a few recommendations for inexpensive, accessible alternatives to five of the hottest new places in town.
Dear business people, an iOS app actually takes a... →
The big question: How much does an iPhone app cost? This is a very common question that I’m asked by a lot of my business-oriented friends and non-tech savvy clients. Without fail, every single time I gave my initial estimation before even locking down the specs, I received that shocked expression because of the unexpected (high) quotation. Yet, none of my quotations has even came close to the...
If your service is digital, than every component of it is the product. It goes...– The QofC Interview: Luke Wroblewski
Amazing work from twelve graduates from Type]Media2011, with a nice website to go along. Ramiro Espinosa made a Flickr set with all the posters of the final exhibition. (via Type]Media 2010/11 - Lauri Toikka)
Kern Type, the kerning game →
Typographica favorite typefaces of 2011 →
Roughly 2 years later, Typographica updates with their favorite fonts of 2011, with an excellent selection as usual. I have to mention the fact that two portuguese designers are among the chosen ones.
Some great conference videos on responsive web design focusing on design and development for mobile devices. (via Past Events | Breaking Development 2012)
If You Like Watches
I think I have found the watch porn site of the century. Look at these beautiful ticking time pieces. Now if I could pintrest the entire site onto one baord.
Most inventors and engineers I’ve met are like me — they’re shy and they live in...– Steve Wozniak. ”Woz on Creativity: Work Alone.”
How long and how much does it take to start a company? It took asana over 2 years and 9 million in funding to get a public beta out. Early 2009: Founders Dustin Moskovitz and Justin Rosenstein begin work on Asana November 2009: Asana raises $9M led by Benchmark Capital and Andreessen-Horowitz October 2010: Asana begins private beta February 2011: Asana launches public beta November 2011:...
The 5 Axes of Mobile Platform Fragmentation
User Interface Device Operating System Marketplace Service
CEO's now talk about user experience as a primary... →
Above all, designer founders should be experts at finding the right problems to...– Silicon Valley’s New Secret Weapon: Designers Who Found Startups
Show me the sales. How does social media impact... →