February 9th, 2012
Forward Thinking Vol. 63
Inside Instagram: How Slowing Its Roll Put the Little Startup in the Fast Lane
Gizmodo recently had the opportunity to speak with Instagram founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. Their in-depth article looks at the app’s humble beginnings, its startling progress and the founding duo’s vision for the future.
The Brainstorming Process
The Brainstorming Process, in its many guises, has been integral to a variety of businesses for many years. Fast Company recently penned their thoughts on remaking that process, providing interesting critique and a range of suggestions for improvement.
StuffPal is a new Facebook app which allows users to create a personal media library containing their books, DVDs and video games, all with the aim of promoting a cross-friend loan system. Users display goods and can view other’s libraries, they can then agree to loan an item, complete with in-app tracking features.
Network by Michael Rigley
Network is a rather stunning example of motion graphics by design student Michael Rigley. The striking animated short explores the secret life of our cell phone data, visualizing the processes that underlie our daily communications.