Stef Lewandowski

I’m @stef on Twitter. Sketching with code and making things that give a leg up to the little guy. Co-founder of @makeshift. http://stef.io


Accelerating serendipity

Can you make happy accidents happen more often?


Luck plays an unusually large part in any success story—just skimming through a few…


Getting back to the drawing board


What‘s next after Makeshift?


I’m leaving Makeshift


The Essential Listicles of 2014

Every top ten you need to read from the last year

Umm…

Nope.

Can’t remember any.

Sorry.


Let’s distribute the future

What would you give a child to inspire an interest in technology?
A box full of awesome things perhaps?

Publications edited by Stef Lewandowski

Experiences shared by people building companies

Things written by the @makeshift team and friends.

Randomness, serendipity, luck and the accidentally positive.

Latest Story

Hug the random

Monsters! Everywhere!

Sharing my love of drawing monsters with my kids

I love drawing things. Mainly monsters.


Internet of Things, where are you?

Visualising the devices around you right now

The Internet of Things (IoT) is at that crucial point on the hype cycle where…


Lining things up

How do you choose your next project?

Life often feels like it’s made of a series of chapters. Moving from one to the next you almost wish you could…


The idea funnel

“If you want to have good ideas you must have many ideas.
Most of them will be wrong, and what you have to learn is
which ones to throw away.”

My dad turns into a robot!

A tiny game to encourage your kids to code

Coding. Something that you would probably associate with sitting behind a laptop, typing.


Cheers, Medium!

You turned me into a writer

I just added the word “writer” to my Twitter bio, which is something I really didn’t see coming. When you update your own…


Learning to say “no”

On becoming a non-yes-man

No. Absolutely not. No way. Sorry, that’s not going to happen. I think not. Afraid not. Sorry, no. Uh-uh, don’t think so