Our latest update to Diptic, our award-winning photo collaging app, is getting high marks: Update Brings iOS 7 Friendly Design, Dropbox Integration And More GifMill, our iPhone and iPad app that lets you create animated gifs with your videos or photos, was recently featured as a Staff Pick in Macworld.
Earlier this month I had an opportunity to attend the first stateside conference hosted by Smashing Magazine in New York City. Smashing is my go-to source for inspiration, field-tested research, new techniques and basically the brain trust for what’s happening on the Internet. Attending the conference was my chance to step into the pages of […]
3 years ago
UpTop CEO John Sloat recently checked in with Kim Baker, Area Vice President-Global Accounts, CenturyLink Business Solutions Group, for his thoughts about the future of telecom. The future of telecommunications: What do you see in your crystal ball? I see further consolidation of players (providers) in the market over time, with the dominant players having […]
How we built CenturyLink’s award-winning Business Markets Intranet: A Q&A with UpTop’s development team
In 2011, CenturyLink came to UpTop with a seemingly simple, but truly complex question: Can you help us fix our corporate intranet that serves our Business Markets Group? We sat down recently for a quick Q&A session with VP of Account Services Rick Wangen and Lead Front End Developer Rhia Bucklin, who were part of […]
In an interview with USA Today, late night comic Jimmy Kimmel listed our Diptic app as one of his favorite/go-to apps: Can’t ask for a better endorsement than that! Kimmel, host of Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC, is known for his savvy use of technology, and he talked to USA Today about the secrets for a great viral […]
If you’ve been slow to create mobile-friendly versions of your website – or go one step farther and create a standalone app – the stats that keep rolling out about the predominance of smart phones and tablets are likely to tip the scale for you.
3 years ago
Our brain has two states … a lazy one and a working one, as I like to call them (both states are always working, just one is much lazier). Daniel Kahneman referred to them as “System 1 and System 2” in his book “Thinking, Fast and Slow.”
When we want to kick back and do some serious navel-gazing about design, we often wander over to Fast Company’s Co.Design site for inspiration and entertainment. That’s where we recently found this excellent little gem, parked amid headlines such as “How ‘The Simpsons’ Fixed Apple’s iPhone Keyboard” and “Watch A Girl Age into an Old Woman Before Your […]
You’d be hard pressed to find anyone who has never done business with Ticketmaster, and even harder-pressed to find diehard fans. From a PR perspective, it’s definitely not easy being Ticketmaster. The giant ticket broker has been a lightning rod in the entertainment world, generating waves of negative feedback over the years regarding its fees […]
5 years ago