I just want to congratulate the ambitious Sofa team as it will be moving from Amsterdam to Palo Alto in the coming weeks to join forces with Facebook. Yesterday they officially announced that they’ve been acquired by them. The creators of fine software and good design will be using their talents for a large audience now. Goodluck!
AEGON and THEY launched a new online platform to learn more about the impact that events and choices in your life have on your pension. Play around with your life timeline. Please bear in mind it’s still in bèta. Comic House did animations, calculations by EPG, music by Big Orange and we did design, illustrations and realisation.
Sleep under a cardbox duvet cover so a homeless youngster doesn’t have to. One of the most comfortable ways of doing well: a large part of the proceeds go to the Foundation for Homeless Youngsters. Because a duver cover like this only sleeps well if it actually helps a homeless person.
Looking for a new challenge as UX designer? Dope! Present Plus is looking for the best. Next to WeTransfer we are starting something new. Because fellow New Worker Harald is working on my iPad app, I’m am looking for someone else who can extend my team. It’s a full-time job with benefits within an Amsterdam based start up. Interested? firstname.lastname@example.org
The Malaysian-owned British sports car maker Lotus is creating a whole new design language with a much sharper look for the whole range of cars including the new Elise, Elan, Esprit, Elite and Eterne showcars. The background story can be found at the fine site Autoblog with a gallery of large photos and stunning designs.