Chris Vosnidis

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4 Design Lessons From Mynd, a Slick New Calendar App and Virtual Assistant

In the midst of a hectic day, most people would like a savvy secretary to keep them on track, but are stuck combing through their calendars for …

Kurt Cobain’s handwritten top 50 list of music acts

Difference Engine: Unplugging the cables

THE tangled web of wires beneath computer desks could soon be a thing of the past. The same goes for the jumble of cables that feeds audio equipment …

Why Medium Notes Are Different and How to Use Them Well

On Medium, we don’t have comments on posts; instead we have “notes.” They hang off to the side of paragraphs and are shown when you click/touch the …

A new brick in the Great Wall

ALTHOUGH it is the weekend, a small factory in the Haidian district of Beijing is hard at work. Eight machines, the biggest the size of a delivery …

The Day Coffee Stopped Working

“Just a little further,” the scientist thought, willing himself on. He had been running all night. When he reached the gates of the White House, he collapsed. A police officer came over to make him go away.<p>“Please!” the scientist said. “I need to speak to the President!” The look in his eyes made …

Technology to cut down on sleep is just around the corner – Jessa Gamble | Aeon Essays

Work, friendships, exercise, parenting, eating, reading — there just aren’t enough hours in the day. To live fully, many of us carve those extra …

Camp Pendleton

The Economic Case For and Against Thatcherism

As I hope I made clear in my post on Monday, I’m willing to give the old devil her due. But let’s not get carried away. “Margaret Thatcher had more impact on the world than any woman ruler since Catherine the Great of Russia,” Paul Johnson wrote in the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>. In the <i>Times</i>, David Brooks, …

The disruptive potential of native advertising

Andrew Rice delivers 6,000 words on Buzzfeed in the latest NY Mag, which means he has the space to tell a number of different stories.

How to Prototype an App in 1 hour: meet POP

<i>Business Prototyping tools review – No business plan survives the first contact with the customer. During our Business Prototyping phase, we help our</i> …

Prototyping

Facebook Isn’t Forking Android, They’re Spooning With It

Facebook is absolutely, positively, 100 percent not working on a phone.<p>The first rule of tech news remains intact: when a company says they’re definitely not doing something, it’s as sure a sign as you can get that they will eventually do said thing.<p>“Today we’re finally gonna talk about that …