Best in 2014/04/14 - 04/20

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Design for Curation

As designers we love to focus on simplifying interfaces. We clasp Dieter Rams' 10 principles. But what about decluttering and crafting something useful with the content that lives inside these interfaces? This RSS feed only shows excerpts. Please visit the website for the original article as....

paulstamatiou.com
2014/04/14 167

One exception to the "solve your own problem" approach to startup ideas

I got an email from a founder recently who wanted to help create software so that you could find other cofounders. It's a common idea that is so frequently attempted that I usually try to dissuade people from working on it. This is what I wrote him:

It is usually the right thing to create....
blog.garrytan.com
2014/04/19 114
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Best in 2014/03/24 - 03/30

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How my co-founder and I structure ourselves as CEO and COO

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For the first two years of Buffer we didn’t use C-level titles. In February last year it started to make much more sense for me to use the CEO title, and soon after Leo became CMO. We had grown up a little and were not just a bunch of people hacking on a product. There was a little more....

joel.is
2014/03/30 269
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Best in 2014/03/17 - 03/23

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Last Minute Advice for YC Applicants, Updated for 2014

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In 2009 I wrote a blog post here about advice for startups applying for YC. Little did I know years later I'd become a partner at Y Combinator and have the chance to shape hundreds of new startups since then.

I thought I'd refresh that article since five years is a long time. Here are my six....

blog.garrytan.com
2014/03/18 373
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Best in 2014/01/13 - 01/19

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How To: Hosting on Amazon S3 with CloudFront

This static site is now hosted entirely on Amazon S3 with CloudFront along with Route 53 for DNS. Here's how you can do the same. This RSS feed only shows excerpts. Please visit the website for the original article as intended: How To: Hosting on Amazon S3 with CloudFront

paulstamatiou.com
2014/01/13 854
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