Amy Hoy writes about how the style of chronologically organized, stream updates for websites swallowed up the entire web: "...the damn reverse chronology bias — once called into creation, it hungers eternally — sought its next victim. Myspace. Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. Pinterest, of all things. Today these social publishing tools are beginning to buck reverse chronological sort;… Continue reading Amy Hoy: the chronologically organized web is “a decent servant but a terrible master”
"I wonder whether we're approaching the next opportunity for an abstraction to slice through the complexity, to recategorize what we build in ways that make it easier to see what happens and why." – Simon St. Laurent (LinkedIn) Related reading: Designing Themes with Gutenberg Blocks and Sketch (Theme Shaper) Universe, an Instagram for building mobile… Continue reading Does the Web need a new abstraction?
"Google researchers in Silicon Valley were trying to figure out why so many smartphones were freezing up half a world away. One in three smartphone users in India run out of space on their phones daily."