From a Spike of Risk to a Boost of Mood

Every week I read thousands of blog posts. For your weekend enjoyment, here are some of those highlights. What are you reading this weekend?

product-bundle

On Product Management…

http://pragmaticpricing.com/2013/06/15/should-you-unbundle/
Break up and do yourself some good.

 
 

On Starting Up…

http://mashable.com/2013/07/23/spike-lee-kickstarter/
Mitigate the risk with a spike of pizazz.

startup-spike
modularinnovation-cloud

On Modular Innovation…

http://gigaom.com/2013/05/22/cloudbase-io-launches-shared-api-to-help-mobile-apps-get-connected/
Put the mobile in more mobile.

 
 

On Design & Product Experience…

http://designyoutrust.com/2013/08/can-art-boost-your-mood/
Illuminate to elevate.

design-mood

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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From Flattening Out to Getting Board

Every week I read thousands of blog posts. For your weekend enjoyment, here are some of those highlights. What are you reading this weekend?

product_trust

On Product Management…

http://uxmag.com/articles/7-actions-that-earn-user-trust
Trust in (some of) the products.

 
 

On Starting Up…

http://steveblank.com/2013/07/09/dont-give-away-your-board-seats/
Get board — but the right kind.

startup_boardseat
modularinnovation_keys

On Modular Innovation…

http://techcrunch.com/2013/07/14/google-explains-why-its-cloud-service-is-different-when-it-comes-to-lock-in/
Throw away the keys and step on in.

 
 

On Design & Product Experience…

http://designmodo.com/flat-design-web-print/
Flatten out and look good.

design_flatten

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

From Spotting the Music to Exercising your Metamemory

   Every week I read thousands of blog posts. For your weekend enjoyment, here are some of those highlights. What are you reading this weekend?

articleimage_25

On Design & Product Experience…

http://uxmag.com/articles/metamemory-and-the-user-experience
Exercise your metamemory!

Occupy protester

On Modular Innovation…

http://www.readwriteweb.com/cloud/2011/10/how-i-learned-to-stop-whining.php
Participate in the culture of Modular Innovation.

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

From SXSW to Your Distributed Living Room

Every week I read thousands of blog posts. For your weekend enjoyment, here are some of those highlights.  What are you reading this weekend?

01_sxsw-pick

On Starting Up…

http://darmano.typepad.com/logic_emotion/2010/08/sxsw.html
Look at the powerful techniques of social marketing being used by the SXSW Panel Picker.

 
 

On Design & Product Experience…

http://www.uie.com/brainsparks/2010/08/16/are-we-measuring-the-wrong-assumptions/
Learn to design via the right assumptions.

02_measure-design
03_remote

On Modular Innovation…

http://www.readwriteweb.com/cloud/2010/08/how-the-cloud-changes-tv-and-w.php
Hang out in your distributed living room of Modular Innovation.

 

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

From Zazzing Your Product Design to Business Plan "YES!"

Every week I read thousands of blog posts. Here, for your weekend enjoyment, are some highlights from my recent reading, for you.

01_bplan-necessary

On Starting Up…

http://www.bothsidesofthetable.com/2009/11/03/are-business-plans-still-necessary/
Are business plans still necessary? The Product Guy says, "YES!"

 
 

On Design & Product Experience…

http://www.myinkblog.com/2009/11/02/6-ways-to-take-your-webdesign-from-good-to-great/
Great advice on giving your product that extra bit of zazz.

02_web-zazz
03_yahoo-cloud

On Modular Innovation…

http://developer.yahoo.net/blog/archives/2009/11/cloud_keynote.html
Yahoo speaking on accelerating Modular Innovation in the cloud.

 

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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The Product Guy’s Weekend Reading (September 11, 2009)

Every week I read thousands of blog posts. Here, for your weekend enjoyment, are some highlights from my recent reading, for you.

01_anti-silution

On Starting Up…

http://www.markpeterdavis.com/getventure/2009/09/common-antidilution-structures.html
Understanding anti-dilution structures.

 
 

On Design & Product Experience…

http://www.epikone.com/blog/2009/09/08/tracking-ero-result-searches-in-google-analytics/
Finding value in tracking the experience of Zero Search Results.

02_no-results
03_boxnet-cloud

On Modular Innovation…

http://mashable.com/2009/09/10/openbox-mobile/
Box.net’s contribution to Modular Innovation with cross-platform clouds.

 

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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The Product Guy’s Weekend Reading (June 5, 2009)

Every week I read tens of thousands of blog posts. Here, for your weekend enjoyment, are some highlights from my recent reading, for you.

01_kadoink

On Starting Up…

http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/06/04/beware-the-venture-debt-kadoink-shuts-down-for-good/
Lesson on the downsides of raising debt capital, from Kadoink.

 
 

On Design & Product Experience…

http://konigi.com/notebook/oooh-thats-clever-unnatural-experiments-web-design
An awesome look at cleverness and addressing excitement needs on the web.

02_nicepaul
03_clouds

On Modular Innovation…

http://www.webresourcesdepot.com/cloud-hosting-storage-toolbox-options-tools/
Looking at the clouds in a time of Modular Innovation.

 

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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The Product Guy’s Weekend Reading (December 26, 2008)

reading_w_TPG_thumb5_thumb2_thumb2_t[2] Every week I read tens of thousands of blog posts. Here, for your weekend enjoyment, are some highlights from my recent reading, for you.

On Starting Up…
http://www.davecheong.com/2008/12/22/bootstrapping-mobiusly/
Mobiusly, one bootstrapper’s journey.

On Design & Product Experience…
http://www.moma.org/exhibitions/2008/elasticmind/#
A fun-to-interact-with look at the evolution of design, including many very neat-o website projects.

On Modular Innovation…
http://storagemojo.com/2008/12/22/cloud-storage-is-a-component/
Understanding clouds as key components in Modular Innovation.

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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The Product Guy’s Weekend Reading (November 7, 2008)

reading_w_TPG_thumb5_thumb2_thumb2_t[2] Every week I read tens of thousands of blog posts. Here, for your weekend enjoyment, are some highlights from my recent reading, for you.

On Starting Up…
http://www.flyingsolo.com.au/p277900614_Business-tag-lines-that-sell.html
On the importance and value in a fledgling company’s tagline.

On Design & Product Experience…
http://www.blog.spoongraphics.co.uk/articles/30-stylish-examples-of-doodles-in-web-design
Fun examples of ‘doodles’ in web design.

On Modular Innovation…
http://mashable.com/2008/11/01/netbook-cloud-computing/
Example of the role of hardware in the growth of Modular Innovation.

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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The Product Guy’s Weekend Reading (September 26, 2008)

reading_w_TPG_thumb5_thumb2_thumb2_t[2] Every week I read tens of thousands of blog posts. Here, for your weekend enjoyment, are some highlights from my recent reading, for you.

On Starting Up…
http://onstartups.com/home/tabid/3339/bid/6727/Startups-and-The-Power-Of-Polarization.aspx
Good discussion about startups and the power of polarization.

On Design & Product Experience…
http://www.usabilitypost.com/2008/09/24/use-whitespace-to-indicate-relationships-between-content-elements/
Whitespace and its role in shaping website relationships.

On Modular Innovation…
http://www.sitepoint.com/blogs/2008/09/26/microsoft-talks-up-client-cloud-future/
Microsoft shares thoughts on the future of online Modular Innovations.

Have a great weekend!

Jeremy Horn
The Product Guy

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