Juice is the non-essential visual, audio & haptic effects that enhance the player’s experience.
Juice is about the tiny details. It’s about squeezing more out of everything. It’s about serving the user’s emotional needs, not just the functional. It originated in games but can be used in other types of software.
ChatGPT Gets Its “Wolfram Superpowers”!
OpenAI and Microsoft have been killing it not only in product but in the go-to-market groundwork they’ve been doing long before launch.
With seemingly every launch, they have a slate of really compelling partners already using the new service (e.g., Wolfram Alpha and Zapier using ChatGPT plugins), giving them a big press bump from the articles those partners write and social proof. Not to mention, of course, the product is better because it’s already been tested with real customers.
It’s a beautiful thing, and a masterclass every PM should be paying attention to.
Banking in very uncertain times
I typically avoid (publicly) bookmarking current events-type stories, but I expect this breakdown of how America’s banking system works to be valuable long after the current crisis has ended.
Modern Font Stacks
Because they use fonts already available on your visitor’s OS, font stacks are a great way of keeping page load times fast while maintaining a modicum of control over the design of your site.
I use a similar stack for this site but might transition to one of these soon.
“Writing is the process by which you realize that you do not understand what you are talking about. Importantly, writing is also the process by which you figure it out.”