Video chat has changed the way we communicate with far flung contacts, and we’ve already seen the technology applied to storytime through Smories, the platform that lets kids read bedtime stories to each other. Now Kindoma combines e-books with video calls to do the same for families who live apart. READ MORE…
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My new article about process changes in our company.
Great benchmark and resource for writing copy for applications.
I think there’s something messed up about the startup culture in the USA. The belief is that you have to work 6-7 days a week and spend all your mental cycles on your company. Nothing but pledging your soul to your startup yields success, right?
Not in my experience.
We work a 4-day week at …
We’re just about to hit 40 full-time employees at Treehouse and I’ve noticed that the urge to go “vanilla” is pretty strong.
As companies grow they seem to have a natural tendency to move from creative, fun and adventurous cultures to safe, systemitized “vanilla” cultures. They’re safe and…
Whenever we run user testing sessions for apps, we always test and re-test log-in flows. And as simple as we can make them, at a basic level, they annoy people, particularly on phone apps. Inevitably a user will turn to us and just say, “it’s my phone, why do I have to log in? It already knows who I am.” Facebook Camera might just be the first app that cracks that. Very nifty.