Category Archives: Link roundup

What we talked about April 15-19, 2013

Pretty diverse week — industrial design, Google Glass, maps, art, reading material, and of course accordions. On the way back from getting coffee, Sergei, Yu, and I were behind a guy for several blocks and Sergei became obsessed with his bag. I got close enough to read the label: Côte et Ciel. It was this […]

What we talked about April 8-12, 2013

As usual I’m behind, so off we go: Seven rules for managing creatives seems designed to be controversial, and 700+ comments on the original post indicate that the author succeeded — though the problematic “Pay them poorly” has been edited to say “Don’t overpay them.” But even with that change, I’m not sure how I […]

What we talked about April 1-5, 2013

I was out of the office at An Event Apart through Wednesday, and not really keeping up with the conversations on chat, so this week’s roundup is a good chance for me to see what everyone else was doing! Nielsen/Norman Group (Jakob Nielsen and Don Norman) has done a site redesign. Quail is a jQuery […]

What we talked about March 25-29, 2013

This week was extra quiet on chat, as Diego (who normally works remotely from Montana) was actually in Seattle! So we were all able to talk to each other in person for once. But here’s what we did share online: Simple Models for User Context by Andrew Hinton includes “Personal-Behavioral Context,” “Personal-Situational Context,” and “Systems […]