Georg Wachberg

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Tony Robbins Says This One Trait Shared by Gates, Jobs, And Branson Is What It Takes To Succeed

Understanding the key to success is just the start of understanding what motivates you and those around you.<p>There is no one road to success. Each person's path is different based on his or her individual context and circumstances. Trying to reduce success to a singular formula is something we do to …

Mirrored prefab houses by ÖÖD install in 8 hours

Now you see it...<p>Prefab goes in disguise with these sleek tiny dwellings from Estonian companyÖÖD. With mirrored glass facades—reminiscent of Portuguese prefabs inspired by minimalist artists—ÖÖD homes blend into their surroundings, appearing especially sublime in rural or natural landscapes.<p>Born …

Prefab Homes

The Role Functional Animation Plays in Enhancing User Experience

The road to better UX involves various factors, including website design and functionality, product quality, customer service, eCommerce, and much …

Ailerons Typeface – Free Font!

Ailerons Typeface, a free font designed by Adilson Gonzales de Oliveira Junior.Inspired by aircraft models from the 1940s, the typeface was …

UI Animation: Please Use Responsibly

The explosion of prototyping tools in the past few years has given designers an opportunity to create detailed interactions. Designers are spending …

UI Design

How Amazon innovates in ways that Google and Apple can't

The Echo, Amazon’s voice-controlled speaker, was a big hit this holiday season. Amazon is keeping specific sales figures under wraps, but the company says it sold nine times as many Echo devices during the holidays as it did a year earlier.<p>It’s the latest example of Amazon pioneering a new product …

Online Life

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Using Font Awesome Icons with your Website

The use of icons in web design is a proven method to modernize a website and help direct user flow. Adding icons to your site’s content helps a user …

Engineers have invented an ink made from pulverized magnets that could self-repair torn fabrics and broken devices

Soon, broken electronic devices could repair themselves.<p>Printable electronics, made by depositing electronic ink onto a flexible material like plastic, have allowed manufacturers to mass-produce electronic circuits. Tons of them can now be printed on large sheets or rolls all at once—much like …

How These Founders Built a $273 Million Company From Junk Computers

With some secondhand machines, ThousandEyes became a startup tech firm with a story refreshingly different than the rest.<p>ThousandEyes is one of those hot, successful startups you probably never heard of with an unusual and not-very Silicon-Valley-like history.<p>Founded in 2010 by CEO Mohit Lad and …

The 15 Most Profitable Industries to Start a Business (and the 15 Least Profitable)

Want to start a new business? Here are some ideas for which industries to consider and which to possibly avoid.<p>Thinking of starting a profitable small business? Looking to partner with or sell services to other profitable small businesses?<p>Or just hoping to avoid starting a business in an incredibly …

Small Business

Agile vs Lean vs Design Thinking

This curated column is by Author, Speaker, Organizational Designer, Jeff Gothelf<p>There’s an unforgettable scene in my favorite movie, Goodfellas, …

Top 50 Fonts of 2016

You're reading Top 50 Fonts of 2016, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook, …

13 Red Flags That Will Get Your Pitch Rejected Every Time

Investors are people too. A positive first impression can quickly turn negative if you innocently seem to violate business basics while profiling your new venture.<p>After listening to hundreds of startup pitches, and reading even more business plans, most new venture investors develop their own …

Indian startup SmartVizX is trying to solve real estate's big problem with VR

An Indian startup is pushing through limits of virtual reality technologies, creating business solutions that are mostly unheard of in the industry. …

Virtual Reality

UI as Art. Illustration in Interfaces.

The phrase well-known all over the world and claiming that “...a picture is worth a thousand words” is still popular and actual nowadays, getting …

Everyone's massively underestimating fintech in capital markets

The application of fintech in capital markets is being vastly underestimated by both banks and startups as other areas of banking steal the spotlight …

How startups can use open source software to compete against the big guys

Although established giants like Microsoft have proprietary software and systems, much of today’s internet is built on open source software. So it’s only natural that companies, startups in particular, are going to build their tools with it too.<p>Curious about how new companies are using open source …

Gravity Sketch’s Wild VR App Will Let You Draw in Mid-Air

Back in 2014, a London-based startup called Gravity Sketch released a prototype for an impressive virtual reality sketching tool. The tech demo …

Our Best Resources to Help You Find a Business Idea

Whether you’re someone who can fire off ideas in your sleep or someone who has to work long and hard before you settle on a good one, you’re still …

Plastic bag sculptures by Khalil Chishtee

Khalil Chishtee constructs life-size plastic bag sculptures. Much of his figurative work is evocative of movement and fluidity, and indeed, some of …

Stylish Fonts to Replace All Your Boring Ones

Arial and Georgia top the list of fonts used on prominent websites - and a long list of smaller ones as well. But along with the ubiquitous Times New …

Your Body Text Is Too Small

Why website body text should be bigger, and ways to optimize it.<p>Body text is the key component in communicating the main bulk of a message or story, …

Leaders Need To Move From The Top Of Hierarchies To The Center Of Networks

In the early 20th century, the great sociologist Max Weber noted that the sweeping industrialization taking place would lead to a change in organization. As cottage industries were replaced by large enterprises, leadership would have to become less traditional and charismatic and more organized and …

Charisma

Forget 3D-Printed Knick-Knacks: The Maker Movement Is Entering a New Phase

Even while working as a software engineer at Microsoft, Dan Shapiro felt the need to do something with his hands. He had gone to school intending to …

shadows and lust

Steve McCurry: I'm a Visual Storyteller Not a Photojournalist

Over a career spanning more than four decades, Steve McCurry’s name has commanded respect beyond photographic circles. His books are bestsellers and …

Brent Hoberman reveals plan to create 200 British start-ups

Brent Hoberman has pledged to create 200 new British technology start-ups over the next five years, claiming that he has rewritten the rulebook for building successful new businesses, and that existing incubators and accelerators are not fit for purpose.<p>The LastMinute.com co-founder has created a …

Startups

Crowdfunding the European Transition to Renewable Energy

<b>The transition to sustainable energies, away from fossil fuel, is a political agenda that creates a huge need for capital investments. The role of</b> …