… ad agencies are used to create “ideas that tell” stories on behalf of their clients. Meanwhile, UX-centric start-ups or digital foundries create “ideas that do”, or more precisely, “ideas that enable people do things” The more I understand UX design, the more pessimistic I am about the future of advertising agencies
BlackBerry: The Endgame | Monday Note. Empires rise and fall.
44 Creative Conferences this Upcoming Fall and Winter – Worth checking out!
Check out this old thread on Macrumors: Apples New Thing iPod. Seeing all of the iPhone 6 bashing today, some things never change!
Artist attempts to create most frustrating products imaginable The wine glass really got me.
Taking breaks is biologically restorative. Naps are even better. In several studies, a nap of even 10 minutes improved cognitive function and vigor, and decreased sleepiness and fatigue. via Hit the Reset Button in Your Brain – NYTimes.com.
What Kind of Logo Do You Get for $5? Words cannot express how much I despise designers who copy others work. Good on Sacha Greif for calling them out.
How Successful People Stay Calm
Groupon lost over $60 million in first half of 2014, stock tanks 15 percent | Ars Technica. I wonder how long it will be until they shut down.
9 Design Ideas That Shaped The Web | Co.Design