Digit has reached some big milestones in a pretty short time, yet we've already outgrown some things we thought would be with us forever. There's that old fi...
Archive for January, 2018
Business has never been better at Basecamp. Despite all the competition, all the noise, and all the changes since we launched 14 years ago, 2017 was the year we earned the most revenue ever. While…
Likes and hearts are all over collaboration and communication software today. Even Basecamp 3 has claps now. On the surface, that seems like a natural step forward: Make it easier to participate…
Accountants have FIFO (first in first out) and LIFO (last in first out). Product designers have HFEL (hard first easy later) or EFHL (easy first hard later). No matter the project, there are things…
I quit Facebook back in 2011 for a lot of reasons, but perhaps the most crucial was to rebel against its core mission: Connecting the world. I was over-connected with the world, acquaintances and…
Having just spent a good chunk of last year visualizing medical data in the FHIR format, I’ll be really interested… https://t.co/u6qiOtdvDI
Derek Sivers: Imagine you see a caged feather on a museum wall.The sign underneath says the artist is an imprisoned activist in Myanmar.
Saddened to learn of the passing of Dean Allen, a tremendously talented guy who – though we never met – taught me a… https://t.co/R8UgCRBRVh
Trevor Jackson has been at the cutting edge of alternative electronic music for 3 decades. He spoke to us for the next edition of 'The Forum'. Read it here.
‘At one point, their hands turned backwards. Then they stopped working after five days’
Trinity Schoolâs headmaster sends shock waves through the cityâs private-school world calling out insidious parental entitlement and self-interest.
Derek Sivers: Don’t confuse the word “marketing” with advertising, announcing, spamming, or giving away branded crap.
The most important car since the Model T is brilliant—with one big caveat.
Creativity doesn’t come from agreement, it comes from good-natured quarreling. It’s time we teach our children that.
During the 20 years of its existence, the ACIC was critical in supporting U.S. efforts in Vietnam, deploying the Point Positioning Database targeting system, which gave U.S. aviators better targeting accuracy. It also provided charts and graphics to assist the planning and execution of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, which included determining lunar orbits and finding landing sites.
People who design packaging should be required to unpack and/or remove stickers from 1,000 of their products before going to production
@tuck: Amongst the many joys of becoming a parent: Discovering the extent to which one's feet can be used as extra hands.