Felipe Gonzalez

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The Branding Mind Behind The Obama Campaign Is Now Tackling Health Care At Tech Startup Scanadu

Scott Thomas wants to empower patients with information about their well-being.<p>Scott Thomas earned his stripes in visual design—you probably recognize his work from the 2008 Obama campaign and the design of <i>Fast Company</i>‘s website—but he’s now heading into new territory: leading product design at the …

Micro apartamento Zoku Loft, todo lo que necesitas en 24 metros cuadrados

En las grandes ciudades hace <b>falta cada vez más espacio</b> para los apartamentos y para la vivienda en general. Los espacios son cada vez más reducidos y …

How to be an internet-first journalist

Practically everything has changed in media. Here are some ways to build an audience, make yourself more effective, and find your path to success in modern journalism.<p>(<i>note: this post doesn’t pretend to tell you how to</i> <b>do good journalism</b><i>. That part should be learned the ways it’s always been</i> …

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Quip’s Subscription-Based Toothbrush Replacement Service (Yes, Really!) Raises Seed Funding

Did you know you’re supposed to replace your toothbrush every three months? Apparently, this is actually the recommended time frame preferred by the ADA, but most consumers just wait until their bristles wear out, or it randomly occurs to them as they’re walking through the dental care aisle at …

This 6-Week Workshop Helps Women Build Confidence And Negotiating Skills At Work

You’ve been hearing endlessly about how women aren’t equal at the office. Now go do something about it.<p>If you’re female, you’ve probably heard all of the grim facts about how gender affects your career: You’re less likely to ask for a raise (and may miss out on $500,000 before you retire), the pay …

From Near Failure To A $1.5 Billion Sale: The Epic Story Of Lynda.com

From fast success to near failure to a billion-dollar sale: The epic and inspiring story of how “the mother of the Internet” built her brand.<p>At times, Lynda Weinman seems almost stunned by her own success. Unlike many recent tech founders, Weinman didn’t enter the industry with dollar signs in her …

Ikea And Ideo Tease A Kitchen For The End Of The World

Interactive cooktops and drought-friendly dishwashers.The future is bright and Doomsday-ready.<p>There always seem to be two potential futures: In one, we have Marty McFly flying around on hoverboards like everything’s wonderful. In the other, we have Katniss Everdeen slitting throats for the world’s …

How An 80-Year-Old Park Avenue Institution Went Digital In Just 80 Days

Cobbler Concierge is transforming the Rocco family’s shoe repair legacy into an online brand.<p>If you’re not a regular, it’s easy to walk right by Jim’s Shoe Repairing, a narrow storefront pinched between a 59th Street boutique and a Duane Reade. Inside, though, is an institution: Park Avenue …

MIT’s Self-Assembling Table Could Change The Way You Build Ikea Furniture

Imagine never having to waste a day interpreting confusing instructions again.<p>We’ve seen the remarkable programmable materials coming out of MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab for years–things like magnetic chairs that could snap together in a fish tank, or textiles that could flex themselves into various …