DesignOpinions

“Someday soon there will be so many designers making design tools for designers there will be no designers left that use the design tools designed by the design tool designers.”

BusinessOpinions

“The best entrepreneurs I know have one thing in common: As soon as they think of a great idea, they take one step toward making it a reality.”

BusinessOpinions

“When websites say ‘use our app, it’s much better’, they mean better for them, not you.”

BusinessOpinions

“I love that in this industry you get to be an expert and a beginner at the same time. Learning new things, being a beginner, reminds me what that is like and makes me a better teacher of the things I am expert in.”

DesignResources

Joe Schmoe

An illustrated avatar collection for developers and designers.

CodeOpinions

“Most people are capable of building systems that are twice a complex as the systems they are capable of maintaining.”

DesignTools

Rotato

Animated 3D mockups for your handhelds and web designs.

DesignTools

Marvel

Video, voice and analytical feedback on designs and prototypes.

CodeOpinions

“I don’t understand developers who say they don’t care about design and just want designers to hand them a spec. Bad design leads to bad code.”

BusinessOpinions

“You don’t hire talented people to tell them what to do. You hire talented people to tell you what to do.”

BusinessOpinions

“I am suspicious of any successful person who refuses to admit that a significant factor in their success was luck.”

DesignTools

Spectre

AI-powered camera app to make long exposure photographs.

CodeOpinions

“JavaScript: ‘function’, Swift: ‘func’, Kotlin: ‘fun’, Rust: ‘fn’. If you’re writing a new programming language, you know what you have to do.”

BusinessOpinions

“If you are not annoying your boss, you are not doing your job.”

CodeOpinions

“In software, slow is fast. Without proper quality process, you’ll spend more time putting out fires than building new value.”

DesignOpinions

“Writing and refining copy is the most underrated part of product design.”

BusinessOpinions

“Work From Home is overrated. Instead, I propose Work From IKEA. Go to IKEA when it’s absolutely dead during the week and join a video conference from a different mock room every hour until your team notices.”

DesignOpinions

“The thing you’re trying to build should be more exciting than the tools used to build it.”

BusinessOpinions

“I think I’m going to start an email newsletter titled ‘Links I Wanted to Read But Didn’t’.”