Don’t Sell Technology, Sell Magic

Instigator Blog

Tech startups aren’t in the technology business. Most customers don’t understand the technology that exists behind the products they use. Sell magic, not technology. Customer Development customer development design product design selling technology

How Technology Has Given Design a New Meaning

Inc Startups

A look into what it means to be a designer in the digital age. Innovate

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5 Technologies Here Today That Will Change Your Life

Startup Professionals Musings

As a new business advisor and technologist, I often think about the large array of opportunities for entrepreneurs as technology seems to be evolving faster and faster. Many technology advances have negative implications for certain industries and segments of society.

The Significance of SEO in Web Design

Duct Tape Marketing

The Significance of SEO in Web Design written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. SEO includes a variety of factors and plays a critical role in web design. Web design and SEO work together and more web designers are choosing to integrate SEO when designing websites.

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How Technology Is Bringing Design and Construction Into the Future

Inc Startups

Innovative technology is here to simplify our lives

3 Technology Trends that Will Shape Design This Year

Inc Startups

Design and technology are more interconnected than ever before. Mark Rolston looks at the three big design trends defining the technology world that every company needs to be aware of to get ahead

5 Restaurant Technologies to Have Before Your Grand Opening

Up and Running

But aside from all the necessary talk about tables, kitchen equipment, food suppliers, menus, employees, and everything else that goes on behind the scenes of your restaurant, there’s one aspect of modern operations that your business cannot afford to ignore: restaurant technology.

Technology to Improve Efficiency and Scale Your Business

The Startup Magazine

Technology is also helping business owners run leaner operations to trim expenses while boosting profits. Here are four ways technology can help you increase your efficiency and scale your way to a more profitable business. Technology

Top 25 Technology Blogs In 2016 You Need To Follow

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

It’s the time when technological science is growing. JEREMIAH OWYANG Jeremiah Owyang is a social media industry analyst, speaker, and a leading voice at the intersection of technology and business. in Instructional Systems Technology.

Tech Checkup: Cloud Technology Redefining the Dental Industry

The Startup Magazine

If you’ve been to a dentist recently, you’re probably already aware that the dental industry is experiencing some rapid changes in technology – instant xray imaging and intraoral cameras are but two of the most noticeable high-tech innovations you’re likely to notice.

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Startup Shootaround: Making Sense of Voice Technology

View from Seed

Below is a lightly edited transcript of our latest shootaround on voice technology. Apple, et al, are basically training humans to be comfortable speaking to technology. The third factor here is that the technology barrier is coming down. Experts Product & Design

It’s Time To Design Human Experiences Versus Products

Startup Professionals Musings

Much has been written about product design, but designing the total experience from the front rarely happens yet. In a new book, “ X: The Experience When Business Meets Design ,” Brian Solis details how to design the whole experience, rather than just the product.

Exploring the Social Impact of Graphic Design

crowdSPRING Blog

When it comes to crowdsourcing design needs, the projects that come to mind are pretty specific to branding. But there’s another avenue of design that does well when sourced to the crowd that can have significant impacts outside of profit margins: socially influential design.

A Designer’s Perspective on Working with Product Managers

The Product Guy

A product manager just stopped by the desk of the designer on a lazy Thursday afternoon. The designer showed him something, and they started discussing a new feature’s design loudly. The designer just took a deep breath and hid his face behind his hands.

How to Start a Career in Website Design

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

With a little bit of imagination and some creative skills, you could embark on an interesting and rewarding career as a website designer. Website design, you may say, is helping the entity create an unforgettable virtual business card. Good luck in your career as web designer!

How Design Thinking Is Redefining Wireless Charging

Inc Startups

How Design Thinking Is Redefining Wireless Charging.Young inventor creates a solar powered lightweight phone charger. Technology

User Experience Design Tactics for Product Managers

The Product Guy

In our a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Marc Wendell, lead a conversation around “UX Design Tactics”. Paul is an experienced product management professional with over 15 years of experience in technology management and 10 years in product management.

Advanced PCB Design Solutions

The Startup Magazine

Because of the competition in the development of software designs in the market today, the need to keep with the times and opt for advanced PCB solutions is necessary for every interconnection. PCB boards are becoming increasingly complex as technology grows. Design Gateway.

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Twitter Link Roundup #286 – Ideas for Small Business, Startups, and Designers!

crowdSPRING Blog

Well, I’m not holding my breath, but it does give me some hope that technology may save us after all. User Experience in Graphic Design & Why it Matters – HOW Design crowdspring.co/1ijhMf1. 3 Design Trends Hiding In The New Nest Thermostat crowdspring.co/1OaRQMQ.

How Technology Can Help Your Business Get Funded

Up and Running

However, there are plenty of new technologies, apps, and websites that aim to help business owners build connections, find investors, and grow their brands—and it just takes perseverance and the ability to tell a story and choose the right platform for your product or service.

Twitter Link Roundup #275 – Fascinating Stuff for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

We just love sharing articles about fonts, logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Learning Technology: Transformational, Yes, But Not a Cure-All crowdspring.co/1JI4BOA.

Why A High Quality Mobile App Design Is Essential

YoungUpstarts

Not all mobile app designers are created equal. Some app designers are difficult to work with or fail to deliver on their promises. This is not the case with companies like Magora , who understand why high quality business app design is essential.

6 Effective Website Design Strategies That Directly Impacts Your Business

YoungUpstarts

Focus on design or choose the right technology. Deepak Chauhan loves to help his clients with his design strategies to attract, engage and convert. He is the CEO & Founder of VOCSO Web Studio , a website design & development agency based in Delhi/NCR, India.

Twitter Link Roundup #245 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! What will happen with marketing technology in 2015? 6 Visual Design Principles. Design.

Twitter Link Roundup #268 – Pristine Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

We just love sharing articles about fonts, logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! 6 problems with motion design education bit.ly/1GFKNZI.

Twitter Link Roundup #270 – Exemplary Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

We just love sharing articles about fonts, logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! How Bitcoin Technology Could Make Home Buying Hassle-Free [link] crowdspring.co/1ITbe0i

Packaging Design Tips Every Small Business Owner Should Know

YoungUpstarts

Effective packaging design and execution can make your product stand out. These packaging design and execution tips will help any small business owner like yourself get started: Stick with Honesty and Simplicity. Fortunately, you have technology on your side.

Lessons From Training 1400+ People in Web API Design

Launch Any

We hope that by sharing these lessons, we will help your teams to become more educated and productive around the understanding and design of APIs. APIs aren’t like many of the software development technologies that tend to be hidden away in the implementation details.

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Innovative Technology and Design Prototypes from Israel’s miLAB

VC Cafe

miLAB is a research and prototyping lab that explores the future of media, technology, and human-computer interaction. The system is based on 3D scanning technology by PrimeSense, which is also integrated into Microsoft’s Xbox Kinect product.

Should designers trust their instincts — or the data?

Design Staff

For many tech companies, design is no longer subjective. Analytics click and hum behind the scenes, measuring the effectiveness of even the tiniest design decisions. In the design world, there’s always been a dichotomy between data and instinct. Design instincts matter.

3 Tools That Will Turn You into a Designer

Up and Running

I’ll admit that before we started PrestoBox, the best designs I created were colorful Excel graphs in Powerpoint. We founded PrestoBox with the belief that good design—combined with technology—could create powerful results. See Also: 10 Tools to Design Your Best Product Yet.

Book: Product Design for the Web

Feld Thoughts

Last week Fred Wilson wrote a post recommending two books including Randy Hunt’s Product Design for the Web: Principles of Designing and Releasing Web Products. “People think that design is styling. Design is not style. It’s about product design.

Twitter Link Roundup #292 – Ideas and Info For Small Business, Startups, and Designers!

crowdSPRING Blog

We do love sharing articles about fonts, logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Office Design Tips to Foster Creativity crowdspring.co/1hlodxa.

Twitter Link Roundup #274 – Non-conventional Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

In spite of Reagan and his ‘nomics, we did manage to have some fun, listen to some great music, and sit on some really weird Milan-inspired designer furniture. But perhaps best of all was the technology that was booming. How to perfect UX with design affordances crowdspring.co/1FiPDrY.

10 Tools to Design Your Best Product Yet

Up and Running

This month we’ll be giving away 3 copies of Jon Kolko’s book, “Well Designed: How to Use Empathy to Create Products People Love” —it’s the first book on the list below. Are you interested in designing your own products? Computer Aided Design Software (CAD).

Welcome To The 2013 New EJ Blog Design

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

Every few years I launch a brand new design here on Entrepreneurs-Journey. I’m happy to announce that the new 2013 design is live.

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Why Technology is Driving More Urban Renewal

Both Sides of the Table

Back in 2006/07 when I sold my company and then worked at Salesforce.com there were very few options in SF for technology folk to build their careers at big, growing companies. Technology innovation doesn’t occur in a vacuum. And sci-fi writers are but one example of the way society impacts technology. And it is one of the reasons that NYC is developing a vibrant technology community. And costume & set designers.

What Should You Do When Someone Rips Off Your Site Design

Feld Thoughts

Last month, my team worked with a designer to create a new homepage for my startup. Yesterday, I saw that another company ripped off our entire site design. Our team is better, our technology more scalable, our wit sharper. I recently received the following email.

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Design Staff ? Does your startup need a designer co?founder?

Design Staff

Design Staff. Does your startup need a designer co‑founder? Enrique Allen / Founding member, Designer Fund & 500 Startups. Characteristics of a great designer founder. Designer founders need to absorb the characteristics of great founders from other disciplines.

Twitter Link Roundup #244 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Utilize Technology to Build Intimate Customer Communities – crowdspring.co/1sVvTWk.