Dan Hon

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The tyranny of digital advertising


I don’t come from advertising. I have an eclectic, unusual background that includes training as a lawyer, joining a startup,getting a masters in Software…


Critiquing Everyone Deserves Great Design


This article is republished from Episode 65 of my weekday newsletter, “Things That Have Caught My Attention”. You can subscribe at http://tinyletter.com/danhon and a full linked archive to previous episodes is available at http://danhon.com/newsletter.

Provocation of the day comes in the form of a manifesto from Ehsan Noursalehi…


The Day The Barges Opened


It was Friday the 15th of November, 2013, when the barges opened. Google had been building them for a while — the first one was spotted in the bay at San Francisco…


Hugs and Kisses

The Second Difficult Year


Here’s the story of how Andy and Andy’s experimental festival came back for its Second Difficult Year.

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What we grew up with as kids is finally here. And it’s not exactly what we thought it was going to be.


How we reinvented Whuffie

Or: what did you do during the Rape Troll Wars of 2013, dad?


We had built an electronic village where people could say whatever they…


The tyranny of digital advertising


I don’t come from advertising. I have an eclectic, unusual background that includes training as a lawyer, joining a startup,getting a masters in Software…