Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things. And the reason they […]

Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things. And the reason they […]

Three ways of looking at Steve Jobs (Best of Kottke)

Three ways of looking at Steve Jobs (Best of Kottke)

“That might be one of the best five minute explanations of good branding out there. The campaign was very successful in rehabilitating Apple’s image with the press and public.” – Jason Kottke Steve Jobs Oldie but Goodie (via Kottke.org via fredburt2005) (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Microsoft hires some of the smartest people in the world…It’s not an issue of people being smart and talented. It’s that design at Apple is at the highest level of the organization, led by Steve personally. Design at other companies is not there. It is buried down in the bureaucracy somewhere… In bureaucracies many people […]

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Resolving the iPhone resolution | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine 1) What is “resolution”, really? Imagine you see a vehicle coming toward you on the highway from miles away. Is it a motorcycle with one headlight, or a car with two? As the vehicle approaches, the light splits into two, and you see it’s the […]

1993 Steve Jobs inverview about Paul Rand (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)