Charlie Wood

126 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Like | 9 Following | 33 Followers | @charliewood | Co-founder of Numerous, founder and former CEO of Spanning.

Immerse Framework | Unity VR development for VIVE and Oculus Rift

Immerse is currently compatible with HTC Vive, and Oculus Rift + Touch. A non-VR PC viewer application will also be available.

Evaluating Binaural and Ambisonic Audio Capture and Playback

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Virtual reality for your ears - Binaural sound demo (wear your headphones) - BBC Click

Headphones

Nixon Ultratide Smart Surf Watch

There's nothing worse for a surfer than missing out on a session of great waves. The Nixon Ultratide Smart Surf Watch can ensure that never happens …

Apple Watch Home Stretch

John Scalo<br>13 April 2015<p>Our mission at Numerous is to make life’s most important numbers available at a glance and it’s hard to imagine a platform …

Number tracking app ‘Numerous’ adds channels for Google Sheets, Tesla, & Celestial Events like SpaceX launches

Numerous, a dashboard app for tracking a wide range of numbers, is an iOS app gem in terms of taking advantage of Apple technologies and one of my favorite lesser known apps for that reason. Today a new version of Numerous is being released adding new channels including a Tesla channel for Model S …

How to Build the Future

Peter Thiel

How Our Startup Hires Top Talent Without Bidding Against Google (PLUS, We're Hiring!)

I was frustrated when we lost a great engineering prospect to Google. Here's why that turned out to be a good thing.<p>"I’m also considering an offer …

Business Strategy

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How to Make Hiring Less of a Headache

Teamwork makes the dream work. When the right talent is working together, magic can happen—but that's the rosy side of the story.<p>The truth is that …

Employment

How We Hire at Buffer

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> We’ve updated our hiring process. Read the most recent post about how we hire here.<p>A lot of people have asked us how we hire at Buffer …

Human Resources

How to Hire a Remote Team

Over the course of Zapier's 41-month existence, we've grown from three founders cramped in a small apartment to a team of 21 around the world. While …

Listen to Free Music You'll Love

Pandora is free, personalized radio that plays music you'll love. Discover new music and enjoy old favorites. Start with your favorite artist, song …

Evernote’s Libin a Big Believer in Wearables

Many people wonder whether wearable devices, from smartwatches to Google Glass, will be all that useful. Evernote CEO Phil Libin isn’t one.<p>In a recent interview at the note-taking-app company’s Redwood City, Calif., offices, Libin waxed enthusiastic about the potential for wearables, saying that …

This Is How to Build an Interface for the Ultimate Smartwatch

The inauspicious beginnings of the smartwatch era have prompted intense debate about the role design could or should play in the success of the …

5 gorgeous free iPhone apps you need to check out right now (May 2014)

BGR’s recurring series on gorgeous iPhone apps has been a big hit so far. Why? Because digging through the hundreds of thousands of apps in Apple’s …

Architecture, Performance, and Games

Before we plunge headfirst into a pile of patterns, I thought it might help to give you some context about how I think about software architecture …

A Call for Quiet

Charlie Wood<br>06 November 2013<p><i>Too much information</i> <i><br>Running through my brain</i> <i><br>Too much information</i> <i><br>Driving me insane</i><br>—The Police<p>This is a call for quiet.<p>Our …

Numerous Blog

The Numerous service has been shut down. The website has been mothballed. The EC2 instances have been terminated. The data has been deleted. The …

Twitter Hopes a Smarter Signup Process Will Keep You From Fleeing

Twitter is testing out an entirely new way for people to sign up, with an eye toward getting them to stick around. WIRED saw a new Twitter onboarding …

Rethinking Mobile Tutorials: Which Patterns Really Work?

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How WhatsApp Grew to Nearly 500 Million Users, 11,000 cores, and 70 Million Messages a Second

When we last visited WhatsApp they’d just been acquired by Facebook for $19 billion. We learned about their early architecture, which centered around …

OpenTable Tech UK Blog

Since I joined OpenTable I’ve been experimenting with performance monitoring, specifically on web services. One of the projects my team is …

Dynamic DynamoDB — Dynamic DynamoDB 2.5.1 documentation

Dynamic DynamoDB¶<p>AWS DynamoDB is a great service, but it lacks support for automated throughput scaling. This is where Dynamic DynamoDB enters the …

30 Vivid Dashboard UI Designs for Your Inspiration

We live in a world of data of different types. While mining the data a person might face with lots of troubles. The biggest one is poorly designed, …

Why developers like StatusPage.io

• Incidents During Service Disruptions- Active incidents are prominently displayed at the top of your page for your visitors to see right when they …

The Tech Stack Behind Keen IO's Analytics Backend Service | StackShare

<i>Editor's note: Josh Dzielak is VP Engineering at Keen IO. He resides in San Francisco.</i><p>Keen IO is an alternative to your in-house analytics database. …

12 Premium Responsive Landing Page Templates

Responsive Landing Page Templates<p>1. Hype<p>2. Permatex<p>3. Eventcamp<p>4. Katemi<p>5. Lista<p>6. Flatr<p>7. Off the Shelf<p>8. Kamus<p>9. Convertix<p>10. Serva<p>11. …