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Brenden Mulligan / Medium:
Apps should wait until the user can be shown the benefits before requesting iOS permissions   —  The Right Way to Ask Users for iOS Permissions  —  How Cluster dramatically increased iOS access conversion … Cluster is the first native mobile app I've designed, and the experience has taught …
Apr 6, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Julie Zhuo / Medium:
Facebook designer defends scaled-back News Feed redesign, noting low-res monitors are too common for big photos   —  Whatever's Best For The People, That's What We Do  —  Earlier today, Dustin Curtis wrote a post about the recent Facebook desktop redesign.
Mar 29, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context
Austin Hill / Medium:
A broad examination of the technical and social issues surrounding anonymity apps   —  On your permanent record  —  Anonymity, pseudonymity, ephemerality & bears omfg!  —  Anonymity seems to be all the rage in Silicon Valley and startups lately.  —  Recently Whisper raised another $30 million …
Mar 17, 2014, 2:00 AMIn context
Nikhil Basu Trivedi / Medium:
Series A bifurcation: startups with momentum can raise $10-25M, those without raise much less   —  What's up with the Series A?  —  On the one hand, $10-25M rounds; on the other, a “Crunch”  —  A couple months ago, I was chatting with a first-time entrepreneur who had recently raised …
Feb 1, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Naoki Hiroshima / Medium:
How I Lost My $50,000 Twitter Username   —  A story of how PayPal and GoDaddy allowed the attack and caused me to lose my $50,000 Twitter username.  —  My $50,000 Twitter Username Was Stolen Thanks to PayPal and GoDaddy  —  I had a rare Twitter username, @N. Yep, just one letter.
Jan 28, 2014, 11:45 PMIn context
Glenn Fleishman / Medium:
On the Matter of Why Bitcoin Matters   —  Marc Andreessen was a big part of turning the Web into a mainstream experience, but seems to misunderstand Bitcoin profoundly, writes Glenn Fleishman.  —  Marc Andreessen wrote an essay for the New York Times about Bitcoin, “Why Bitcoin Matters,” …
Jan 22, 2014, 12:55 AMIn context
Khoi Vinh / Medium:
What streaming music lacks: the metadata of analog days and the personalization of now   —  What Streaming Music Can Be  —  Getting past the breadth of Spotify's catalog to more meaningful connections with the music  —  One gift that I won't be giving to loved ones this holiday season is music, sadly.
Dec 19, 2013, 9:25 PMIn context
Quinn Norton / Medium:
How Antisec Died — Jeremy Hammond, Sabu, and the Intelligence-Industrial Complex   —  First, an introduction: I write about hackers, and for the past few years that has meant I write about Anonymous.  At the time of the Stratfor hack I was working for Wired covering Anonymous—notably the antics of Antisec anons much of the time.
Nov 24, 2013, 1:55 PMIn context
John Lilly / Medium:
Free software strengthens Apple's business - systems, while disturbing Microsoft's - software   —  Cups of Water … My partner Reid has a fun metaphor he uses when he's describing how companies think about their core strategies (which don't change very much).
Oct 27, 2013, 6:00 AMIn context
Brett Martin / Medium:
Why Sonar failed: Co-founder and former CEO Brett Martin shares lessons learned   —  Postmortem of a Venture-backed Startup … For those unfamiliar, Sonar Media Inc. was a mobile app created to help make the world a friendlier place.  Our mobile app buzzed in your pocket when friends …
Sep 17, 2013, 7:55 PMIn context

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