StoriesOnBoard: Interactive Backlogs for Teams

StoriesOnBoard looks like an incredible product planning tool for agile teams to use when backlogging user stories and features. Even if your team isn't agile, if you're on a product and working across teams to address a functional specification, this tool can be immensely helpful. Watch the video to see how robust the features are - just amazing! ...

Feedly’s Material Design

I highly recommend this Medium piece by Arthur Bodolec, Design co-founder at feedly, discussing how the Material Design UX workshop at Google helped his feedly team think about their application in some new ways. Incidentally, the foundation of feedly was based in material (cards) already - but it's later in the piece where Bodolec addresses colors and imagery, that the real innovation creeps out. Subtle but powerful before and after pictures included. ...

Piper: A Minecraft Hacker Toolbox

About Piper from With Piper on Vimeo. Piper is an amazing little hacker toolbox based on a Raspberry Pi that shows you how to build electronics by playing Minecraft. Coming soon to Kickstarter so get ready to support! ...

Tinybop’s Human Body App

You know about Tinybop, right? They make beautiful apps for kids, and their "Loves" section on the website links to oodles of other wonderful things (books, apps, games, etc.) that you will absolutely love. I don't have enough time to even try all the wonderful things I've found there with my kids. They have three amazing apps of their own: Plants, Homes, and The Human Body. All three are wonderful, but if you haven't tried The Human Body yet, do it soon because at the moment, proceeds from the download are going directly to (RED)'s fight against AIDS. You probably can't do a better job spending $2.99 anywhere else this week. Get to it! ...