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Renters don’t want carpet anymore. In fact, for many of us, it’s an actual dealbreaker. If you put in the rug, we’re gonna run.
At Block, we’re intently listening to what renters want and need to thrive so that we can help…
“…What rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?”
from “The Second Coming” by William Butler Yeats
Today is 20 January, 2017. Your mom made oatmeal. We read the Space Child’s Mother Goose. Henry, you wanted to know about Saturn’s rings, and…
And it’s deeper than Photoshop vs. Sketch.
As product designers, we navigate complexity for a living.
But as I’ve progressed in my career, and as I’ve worked on bigger teams and on more complex projects, I’ve realized that there is a lot of pain and lost productivity on a really…
I am on the product design team at Fullscreen, which is one-third of the greater Product, Design, and Engineering (PDE) organization. We have many talented and intelligent people on our team, and we’re growing fast.
The risk of any organization growing fast is that it grows incorrectly. This can mean…
“Type hides its methods.” —Matthew Carter
This last weekend was a hurricane of research, math, pixel-pushing, and coffee.
As I wrote last week, I’ve never designed a typeface before. So I’m setting out to document the creation of my first typeface over the course of 40 days. …
Yesterday was the first day of forty in which I am designing a typeface. That might not sound particularly groundbreaking, except for the following information: