Readings for Lunch — [ 28 Jul 2016 ]

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“Okay Washington Post, you got it. 👍” (source)

STARTUP

Chandeliers and unpaid wages: how Crowdmix blew through £14 million before going bankrupt

Not all the startups succeed. But when they fail in this stupid way, hitting so many people's lifes, it's a thing that makes me sad and angry.

UX

In Defense of the Floppy Disk

Via Blai Pratdesaba
Lis Pardi explains how the usage of certain icons, which may look outdated, actually is not the main problem when comes to usability. And how much user research is important, to challenge our assumptions.