Avoid This Mobile Checkout Mistake

Avoid This Mobile Checkout Mistake

http://www.getelastic.com/avoid-this-mobile-checkout-mistake/

What’s the biggest mistake I see among online retailers’ mobile sites? “Invisible” guest checkout. That’s guest checkout that exists, but is buried so far, it’s too easy to miss.

Why hiding guest checkout is terrible, just terrible. Hiding guest checkout in the first screen after this action amps the perceived difficulty of completing a purchase — a major source of friction, as it gives the impression that registration is required. Read More…

Publicis Worldwide gets in on the startup incubator game

Andrew: This is a big shift in the agency space.

Publicis Worldwide gets in on the startup incubator game

http://digiday.com/agencies/publicis-startup-incubator/

Now more than ever startups are the belles of the ball, and the latest to join the ranks of potential suitors are ad agencies. Publicis Worldwide making its move, opening up a co-working space based out of The Trampery in Old Street, London, which will also house the agency’s incubator program for startups. The Publicis Drugstore is a £1 million ($1.6 million) project set to open in mid-October that will offer co-working space, organize hackathons and start a full-blown accelerator program for startups, as well as offering match-making services between startups and its clients. The cynic would say this is another desperate agency ploy to hang out with the cool kids, not to mention a way to cherry-pick hot startups to work with in order to impress their clients.

Don’t Dismiss Developers

Don’t Dismiss Developers

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Danny Crichton recently asked TechCrunch readers if developer-focused startups will ever find investors. It’s a debate that surfaces frequently in technology circles, with camps emerging on each side. On one hand, we find the “middleware analogists” — those who equate “selling to developers” to “peddling middleware,” which is code for…

Why Getting It Wrong Is the Future of Design

Why Getting It Wrong Is the Future of Design

http://feeds.wired.com/c/35185/f/661370/s/3ebd6194/sc/4/l/0L0Swired0N0C20A140C0A90Cwrong0Etheory0C/story01.htm

We have figured out the rules of creating sleek sophistication. We know, more or less, how to get it right. Now, we need a shift in perspective that allows us to move forward. We need a pole right through a horse’s head. We need to enter the third stage of this cycle. It’s time to stop figuring out how to do things the right way, and start getting it wrong.

Samsung Woos Action Photogs With a Blazing-Fast Mirrorless Camera

Samsung Woos Action Photogs With a Blazing-Fast Mirrorless Camera

http://feeds.wired.com/c/35185/f/661370/s/3ebd6190/sc/28/l/0L0Swired0N0C20A140C0A90Csamsung0Enx10C/story01.htm

Samsung’s new NX1 is perhaps the most powerful midrange DSLR-style camera on the market. This is a mirrorless camera has an absurdly high-resolution 28.2-megapixel APS-C sensor and an image processor that will be able to pull off some incredible feats.

In wake of first flight, Airbus sets sales goal of 15,000 A320neo jets

In wake of first flight, Airbus sets sales goal of 15,000 A320neo jets

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/businesstechnology/2024629638_a320neosalesxml.html?syndication=rss

Airbus aims to sell about 15,000 A320neo planes over the next 20 years as customers look to replace single-aisle airliners with a model that promises 20 percent more fuel efficiency. The A320neo had its first test flight Thursday.

Blue Angels return for Hawaii’s ‘Wings over the Pacifc’ air show – KITV Honolulu

Blue Angels return for Hawaii’s ‘Wings over the Pacifc’ air show – KITV Honolulu

http://www.kitv.com/news/blue-angels-return-for-hawaiis-wings-over-the-pacifc-air-show/28257728

Blue Angels return for Hawaii’s ‘Wings over the Pacifc’ air showKITV HonoluluThe Blue Angels won’t be the only ones performing over the weekend. They will be joined by Taylor and Cummings, a C-17 pilot and an F-22 pilot. Both of them will be putting on a show out here as well. There will also be food, games and entertainment …