Make me think
This is an interesting way to measure the value of good design. Of course, it’s not so much about making the user think as it is about making the user think about what’s really important.
Microsoft and .NET
What’s interesting about this story is how somebody with a blog was able to clarify and extend the original journalist’s article.
AdMob survey says developers increasingly have plans to work on Android
What’s so great about Android is not that it’s yet another open success story but that it’s built on two other major open success stories, namely Java and Linux. This suggests that there’s a multiplier effect going on here where openness builds on openness faster and faster.