Hey boys and girls how is it going, this week was extremely hard work for all of us here but it was seriously worth it (Look out for the Big Announcement from us sometime in the next Week.) We renovated our office, saw the apple event with rapt attention and working on some great new products.
But we learned a lot too, some of which are below,
This Week’s Announcements
Stride, An gorgeous looking Slack Competitor.
Xiaomi’s stunning Mi Mix gets a sequel, the Mi Mix 2
Trello’s desktop app for Mac and Windows, which no one asked for.
Ship, A toolkit for makers to ship awesome products by Product Hunt.
Video: SpaceX’s Blooper Reel
And Pixel 2 is coming,
Video: Funny you should ask…
Look elsewhere, Don’t stare at your industry. Look in the opposite direction.
Manager Checklist, that helps the manager in any type of projects with a team.
Interviews, Your personal guide to Software Engineering technical interviews.
The State of the Web, a guide to impactful performance improvements.
subfont, a command line tool to statically analyse your page in order to generate the most optimal web font subsets, then inject them into your page.
And don’t forget to Remove Unused CSS Rules.
Back-End and Programming
Takeoff, a rapid development environment designed for hack days.
Botkit, Build your own Chatbots and chat enabled applications.
awesome-coins, a guide (for humans!) to cryto-currencies and their Algorithms.
onnx, Open Neural Network Exchange.
AI can guess whether you’re gay or straight, An algorithm deduced the sexuality of people on a dating site with up to 91% accuracy, raising tricky ethical questions.
Parla, AI based Language Training.
So you wanna be a designer?
Words and the design process, Great content goes with great design.
Mastering the Power of Nothing, How to use whitespace in user interface design
The teapot model, how to explain a fuzzy design process to anxious clients.
See you next week! Live long and Prosper!