The Rapidly Disappearing Business of Design | WIRED
By almost every measure, 2014 was a breakthrough year for design and big business. Any list of highlights would include John Maeda joining t
Why We Need to Tame Our Algorithms Like Dogs | Opinion | WIRED
Long ago we tamed wolves and got dogs. Now we are now living with another non-human species that is far more dangerous and powerful than can
30 Weeks: An Experimental New Design School, Backed By Google | Co.Desig...
Design superpowers of the world have united to create an experimental new school. Will it work?
Ideo Imagines 19 Concepts To Ease The Aging Process
We are living longer than ever before. How can we get the most out of those extra years? Ideo imagines 19 concepts--13 of which we've highli
How To Eliminate Customer Angst--And Improve Your Bottom Line
Start by mapping out whats working for your customers and whats not. Rejigger whatever makes them fed up and profit in the meanwhile.
Defining And Sculpting Interactions Between Man And Technology
By Jonathan Follett Editor’s note: we’re running a series of five excerpts from our forthcoming book Designing for Emerging Technologies, a
9 branding trends for startups in 2014 - Programming - O'Reilly Media
Your code can be clean as a whistle and your software deployment on-time, but if you're a startup, branding is as vital to your success as a
Web Performance Is User Experience - Programming - O'Reilly Media
Think about how you search for things on the web. How quick are you to close a tab and go to the next search engine result if a site...
Lessons learned from my time at the CFPB - O'Reilly Radar
In December 2010, I joined the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) as an early member of its technology team. I spent the second hal
Webcast: Data Science Experiments with Twitter and IPython Notebook
Want to learn the basic skills to stop talking about data science and start doing data science? After attending this mini-workshop, you'll b
Twitter’s Most Fundamental Value - Programming - O'Reilly Media
We can now gather from Twitter’s IPO that it’s fundamentally postured as an advertising company, but its real value isn’t in advertising. Tw
5 Ideas About the Future of Work from WordPress.com
I spent a year working at WordPress.com in order to learn their secrets. Surprisingly, they were happy about this: they granted permission,
The age of Amazon still needs editors like Max Perkins
Gavin James Bower: PDFs may have replaced galley proofs, but Hemingway's editor still has lessons to teach the literary world
How Endeavour Press has profited from out-of-print books
With its emphasis on volume and hard-to-find titles, the small publisher actually makes money from ebooks, writes Anna Baddeley
Goldbely scores $3M to bring famous eats to your door
Want a classic pastrami on rye from Katz's Deli without having to travel to New York City? Goldbely can make it happen. The Y Combinator alu