this is what the evolution of a high-profile Android product might often look like: an announcement one year, and lack of delivery on a promise nearly a year later…and words like “hope. Apple Calls Android Tablets ‘Vapor’ - and It Isn’t Just Hot Air | News & Opinion | (via Instapaper)

We tend to think that design is a function of good process, well-structured organizations, and copious time and budgetary resources. But design is just as much a function of leadership. Who’s in the top seat matters very much to whether a company can design well. If the leader cares passionately about producing amazingly well-designed products, … Continue reading