Jason Calcanis Says Microsoft is Having a Renaissance

I think Jason Calacanis likes the X Phone, his co-hosts idea to rename the Windows Phone. Calcanis sat down with a couple of dudes (Erik Rannala, founder of Mucker Lab, and Ryan Block) the other day and the conversation kept swerving over to Microsoft’s crazy moves in the market these past few weeks. When it came…

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Can We Design So That Design Gets Out of the Way?

When it comes down to “smart technology,” we’re not really looking for devices that wow us. we’re looking to get things done. Current UX and UI in some smart devices is just too complicated. Seemingly effortless interface and controls actually end up being walls whenever our cultural habits and information processes slam against them. Take…

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