via fastcompany:

Design shouldn’t be designated a specific function or industry. The discipline is just as fundamental as technology and profit are to a business that it doesn’t need to be isolated to a single role. It should be considered part of every role.

Pinterest’s Founding Designer Shares His Dead-Simple Design Philosophy

No idea why Pinterest would do such a thing!

via jcdunn:

Tip: Don’t hold users hostage to access app features. I uninstalled this immediately.

Addictive UX: Why Pinterest Is So Dang Amazing »

This is one of the best overviews of a website I’ve came across for some time now, and a real example of how good UX can make a difference.