Once Upon a Time : stop motion live action envisions the museum of the future
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Freckle Time Tracking is turning five on December 1. In 5 years of being a co-founder of I've learned a lot of things, but here are 5 important takeaways. Maybe it helps you on your path to product nirvana:
1. You're not a "tech company"—you're a "make customers awesome" company
People don't pay you because you have amazing programming skills and can write nginx configurations blindfolded. People pay you money because the product …
…possible chain of costars between Kevin Bacon and any other film actor, was selected by Time magazine as a top 10 web site. At its height the site was bludgeoned with as many as 20,000 hits a day .
You can't compete with a entrenched technology like the cloud by doing more or better cloud. You need to take a leap . Here's an example of what a leap looks like. +PeerServer : a peer-to-peer client server using , where your browser acts as a server for other …
A New Workplace Manifesto: In Praise Of , Time, , And Remotely
"The conventional idea of luxury is the antithesis of work. Sure, the gilded few are awarded trinkets to soothe their working experience, perhaps with a swanky corner office, a plush company-provided Lexus or — if they're wearing a T-shirt rather than a suit to work — with free gourmet lunches and ping-pong tables. (Or not, as the case may be.) But even for those with the grandest of paychecks and superfluous perks, work is still in direct opposition to luxury."
…list, which is the same animation I wanted for our mobile web version of Freckle Time Tracking .
Next to the duration of the animation, the easing equation (or in Stylie's to design a timing function that's … tabparlance, the "timing function") is the most important component of an animation. You don't just move things, you move things with acceleration and deceleration (just like in the real world, here come physics again!). I've used
How I got started
I started out doing web development in the late 90s when I was studyingat the of . I got hired there as a student assistant on a …
The Project: A Novel About IT, , and Helping Your Win
by, Kevin Behr and George Spafford
Kanban: Successful for Your Business
by David J. Anderson
Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software through Build, , and Automation
byand David Farley
Theof Full Engagement: Managing…
If You Can't Learn It in Time,It
In order to hook up the communication between the backend and front end in a seamless manner, I also needed a way to keep track of changes to the states of particular objects stored in the database like the match and the two players (and amongst them, the current player for each client), and then update elements on the screen accordingly. Initially, my entire setup was one huge, impossible-to-manage jQuery soup . It was too late to switch …
2. Quit Inviting Everyone to the Meeting, Especially at the Wrong Time, Which Happens All the Time
Having more than a handful of people involved results in feedback from those that have no stake in the project. People will bombard the designer with feedback because they feel as if they have to contribute. Worse, it doesn't help move the project forward at all because the designer will be integrating feedback that won't improve the product.
Target specific people on …
…continually experimenting with ways to improve our focus time, reduce meetings, improve communication, and ship our code faster to our customers. If you'd love to be a part of our team, please look at newrelic.com/jobs .