Highlights from this week’s 37signals staff posts at Twitter.
: Check out the bold black design at Dig the guest photos on the permas
: The giants of tech are dominated by life’s-work founders: —not a lot of flippers in that hall of fame.
: Notes by @ about my talk at the Web App Masters Tour.
: Stop whatever you’re doing right now and tell someone you appreciate them. It will be good for you.
: Just had a great chat with @ for the inaugural Webpulp.tv interview.
: The perma pages on Bygone Bureau are beautiful – @ did the design
: Acquisition economics: AOL bought ICQ for $300-400M in 1998, sells it for $187M today. ~$400M loss with expenses?
: 93% of AAA-rated subprime-mortgage-backed securities issued in 2006 are now rated as junk:
: An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness. —Elbert Hubbard
: If Biggie ran a blog: “Mo’ comments, mo’ problems.”
: Mac users: You can opt+click on the sound icon in the menubar to choose input source and output destination. News to me!
: Words like “innovation” should be rationed. Fast Company? You’ve spent your share for the next 3 yrs already.
: Go behind the scenes as @ and crew work an idea into an execution into a centerpiece:
: “Apple Worship: Creating a Brand” on @’s Design and Architecture.
: “The word ‘evolve’ implies action. But evolution isn’t what happens; it’s what’s left over.”
: Latest App Store rejection: —Your beautiful clock needs more gimmicks! Quality curating :(
: Great podcast for brain geeks