April 5, 2011 in Learn
Improve your app with Pre-Alpha Testing
We’ve been working hard on the re-brand and re-build of Think Vitamin Membership (soon to be called Treehouse). If you’re building a web app, I’d like to share a tactic that we used that has helped us a lot: Pre-Alpha Testing.
March 28, 2011 in Learn
I’m thinking about writing a book someday on the concept of Blind Optimism. It’s been one of the fundamental pillars of my life and is largely responsible for any successes I’ve had. The concept is simple and I’d like to…
March 23, 2011 in Learn
How to Generate Ideas
This is the 3rd post in our Fully Carsonified series where we give you a behind-the-scenes look at how we run our Team. This post focuses on how we generate ideas.
March 16, 2011 in Treehouse News
We're hiring! iOS/Android/WinMo Video Teacher
[UPDATE]: Please see this new post.
March 14, 2011 in Learn
I think WebEx hates their customers
This is going to be a bit of a rant. Get ready, because I’m taking the gloves off on this one …
March 7, 2011 in Learn
This is the second installment in our new series Fully Carsonified, where we reveal how we work. Today we’ll explain how and why we work a 4-day week.
March 3, 2011 in Learn
This is the first post in a series called Fully Carsonified where Gill and I are going to give you a behind-the-scenes look at Carsonified and share some of the secrets that have gotten us to where we are today….
February 15, 2011 in Learn
Why you should fight Apple’s Subscription Extortion
Apple just dropped a nuclear bomb on all of us with their new App Store subscriptions announcement. Here’s the summary: “We’re going to take 30% of your web app revenue. Just because we can.”
February 10, 2011 in Learn
37signals vs Zappos
Recently 37signals opened their new office. It’s beautiful and functional, with public spaces so you can chat and hang out, and private spaces when you really need some peace and quiet – all beautifully designed. Looks like the perfect office….
February 2, 2011 in Learn
The game just completely changed
Something insane is happening in the creative industry and all of you need to know about it. Two recent events have completely changed the career prospects for Web Designers and Developers: 1) Frank Chimero’s Kickstarter project and 2) Natasha Wescoat’s live painting…
January 31, 2011 in Learn
Walt Disney was the first UX Professional
Oh wait, I said that UX is a bullshit job title 🙂 Well, I just got back from a week at Disney World and I think there are some lessons that Walt and Co could teach all of us about…
January 21, 2011 in Treehouse News
Meet Brickify, the new Carsonified App
We’d like to announce the latest random fun project from Carsonified: Brickify!