Links We Love Friday (W48 Y15)

Inside Intercom

Design is a conversation – Inside Intercom

As conversational UIs continue to rise, messengers and bots are presenting with us a fundamentally new way to interact with computers.

Studio by UXPin

Lean UX vs. Agile UX – is there a difference?

Lean UX vs. Agile UX dispute became popular reason of fights between designers all over the world. Nothing to fight for! I explain the difference.

Harvard Business Review

What Is Disruptive Innovation?

Twenty years after the introduction of the theory, we revisit what it does—and doesn’t—explain.

LinkedIn Pulse

What the legendary Clayton Christensen gets wrong about Uber, Tesla and disruptive innovation

 

Medium

7 Products We’re Thankful for This Year

7 great product that ProductHunt thinks it is worth saying thanks for!

Medium

#SlackDown: A lesson in brand interaction.

Yesterday, users of Slack experienced an end of days scenario. It. Stopped. Working.

Mattermark

The Outcome Mind Trap – A Startup Business Lesson from the Battlefield | Mattermark

Robert Seo of Slidejoy shares how his experiences in Iraq taught him the startup business lesson of avoiding the outcome mind trap

Medium

Product Design Workshop at HackMIT 2015 — HH Design

This is a summary of the workshop I hosted on behalf of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and the KPCB Fellows program on

Digital Transformation Going Mainstream in 2016, IDC Predicts

The technology research firm IDC predicts the pace of digital transformation of business is going to accelerate and increasingly hit every industry.

Shift*Base

Guides – Shift*Base

Research base for the future of organisations made by our friends at PostShift.

meedabyte

Introducing The Platform Design Toolkit 2.0

Finally, the draft release of the 2.0 version of the Platform Design is out! You’ll also find here an introduction gathering fundamental insights, links and references on Platforms and Ecosystems.

WIRED

WordPress.com Gets A New Face And Joins the Javascript Age

WordPress has unveiled a new, totally rewritten admin interface today. And below the surface, you’ll see something remarkable: JavaScript instead of PHP.

Medium

How to choose a model of self-organization that works for you — The Ready

Everyone who has worked in a company that is command-and-control, bureaucratic, or hierarchical for more than a few year

When Digital Disruption Strikes: How Can Incumbents Respond?

Digital innovation is shaking the core of every industry and incumbents are struggling to respond. The emergence of startups such as Uber – which disrupt entir…

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Zero: the $5 computer – Raspberry Pi

Of all the things we do at Raspberry Pi, driving down the cost of computer hardware remains one of the most important. Even in the developed world, a programmable computer is a luxury item for a lot of people

Medium

The End of the Internet Dream? — Backchannel

Blackhat’s keynote speaker says it’s up to us to make sure the Net is our liberator, not our oppressor