„Specialization is for insects.”
April 12, 2019
Oversharing: it is worse than you think it is · A while ago I subscribed the Oversharing newsletter („more than you wanted to know about the sharing economy”) from qz writer Alison Griswold. Even if you already know that Uber is greedy and Silicon Valley has its flaws – it is actually even worse.
March 14, 2019
Designing is not a profession but an attitude · From Vision in Motion, László Moholy-Nagy, Chicago 1947:
April 1, 2016
Looking at the interior of the Tesla Model 3 gives me a déjà-vu · … plus serious nightmares about the German automotive industry.
September 20, 2012
Google Maps for iOS 5, Google Maps 6.9.2 on Android 4.11 and iOS6 Maps compared · Apple Maps is a reason not to buy an iPhone 5.
September 20, 2012
iOS6 is a design disaster · I cannot believe what I am seeing, this is a total mess.
August 15, 2012
KCRW is the greatest radio station ever · and Music Mine is on my iPad homescreen now.
August 11, 2011
Wonderful Table Of Contents Design By Willy Fleckhaus 1965 · What a beautiful design from Willy Fleckhaus who is said to have been Germany’s first Art Director. Found in the twen magazine from 10/1965.
June 25, 2011
Goodbye Basecamp, continued · This is in reply to the discussion thread in the Hacker News, related to my post Goodbye Basecamp.
June 24, 2011
Goodbye Basecamp, This Is The End Of A True Love. My Heart Is Broken. · I am not angry, this is just the end of a love story, and i want to say goodbye.
December 19, 2009
German Spotify Premium Subscribers: How To Install The Spotify iPhone App · Luckily there is a simple Workaround.
June 30, 2009
For Me, Michael Jackson Is The Icon For All What Went Wrong In The Music Industry · And now this coincidence in 2009, he suddenly dies, at the same time as the music industry, it’s like a bad orchestration or a twist of fate.
May 26, 2009
The True Reason For The Current Breakdown Of The Music Industry: Don’t Mess With Art! · Authenticity is something that everybody carries inside, it derives from life itself, it is not manageable and cannot be created artificially.
March 1, 2009
My Guess: We Will Pay $3 For An Album – For Service Fee And Fairness · Why so low? It’s not only random customer behaviour.
February 11, 2009
Trying Out Spotify: I Like It, But I Wouldn’t Bet On Its Success ·

There is an ongoing buzz around Spotify – a new streaming music service from London

February 6, 2009
Marketing Kills Music ·

If anybody wonders what’s the real problem with the music industry, read this note from NYTimes’ Winter Miller.

September 23, 2008
MySpace music comes with store, finally · Can it be true? This is what we’ve awaiting for a long time.
December 10, 2007
A must-read about online music marketing · The new model is about starting an ongoing economic relationship with a community of fans.” Sounds like a blueprint for my upcoming work.
July 26, 2007
Design is the shared language for collaboration · I like this! It’s true, i can tell.
July 20, 2007
Never do unpaid creative work · good advice for my own business.
July 18, 2007
Obscene design copy · I’m a friend of getting good inspiration from best practices, but this goes way too far.
July 2, 2007
European iPhone details leaked · Thanks, Steve, finally this rocks totally.
June 25, 2007
A tsunami is on the way, does XING even notice? · A social network without open APIs will be just blown away – if not from facebook then somebody else will do.
June 22, 2007
I love this slide · Just watching the videos from the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston this week.
June 1, 2007
Reboot9: i liked the micropresentations · .. its also a fun game, and it is perfect to cram a much information in a slot as possible. I loved it!
May 25, 2007
LastFM sketches: a neighbour- centered dashboard · .. felt like photoshopping a bit. Just an experiment, comments appreciated.
May 24, 2007
Fyi: this blog is not about… · …christianity, regardless what Google Translate suggests.
May 1, 2007
LastFM: where the fun is · I have tried others, like Pandora and iLike, and i must say: LastFM is the champion, Pandora is crap.
March 24, 2007
Dan Saffer from Adaptive Path, what exactly does “design” mean? · „Design is like California – nobody is born there.”
March 19, 2007
Me on the map · What a cool hack.
January 16, 2007
RIP, hlx.com ·
December 13, 2006
LeWeb3: hijacked or raped? ·
December 12, 2006
Election campaign at LeWeb3 ·
December 12, 2006
Close your Laptops, Please · Loic Le Meur asked us to at LeWeb3..
December 9, 2006
Preparing for LeWeb3 · very promising list of speakers
September 25, 2006
The new XING ·
September 18, 2006
CoreMedia got a corporate weblog ·
September 6, 2006
Tchibo.de relaunch reviewed · Tchibo.de relaunched today yesterday. They reworked their design for the first time since 2002. To be precisely, the Dusseldorf based agency „argonauten360″ did the new look and feel, at least that what’s the legal notes say. So, who cares? Well, i do. Because it was my design from 2000 and 2002 when i was Art Director at SinnerSchrader.
August 23, 2006
openBC sketches (6) ·
August 20, 2006
openBC sketches (5) ·
August 20, 2006
openBC sketches (4) ·
August 16, 2006
Seven years ago ·
August 13, 2006
openBC sketches (3) ·
August 13, 2006
openBC sketches (2) ·
August 12, 2006
openBC sketches (1) ·
June 4, 2006
The reboot8 feedback loop ·
March 29, 2006
Very useful logo database ·
March 27, 2006
reboot8 coming up! ·
March 19, 2006
BIG is in ·
February 14, 2006
Impressive interaction demo ·
January 31, 2006
Guy Kawasaki has some tough statements on design · „Focus on function, not form”
January 31, 2006
Hello world! · Up and running in 15 minutes. WP2 rocks:)