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Many of us here have been interested in the idea of the browser-based mobile web. In June, we saw the  first really impressive example of this when the Financial Times moved from an iTunes app to a mobile website. What this means is that re ...

Sep 27, 2011

Mashable.com recently held a poll about Farmville and Foursquare after TIME.com listed both applications in an article titled “ The 50 Worst Inventions .” TIME.com described Farmville as a “time suck” and Foursquare as “narcissistic.” Mashable ...

Jul 02, 2010

The new Dwell.com site just launched last week after a truly collaborative effort on the part of Hot Studio and the Dwell team. Hot worked with Dwell on all aspects of the design: information architecture, interaction design, visual design and user ...

Mar 11, 2009

Photo credit by Joe Philipson Awhile back a client asked me why the featured area at the top of a webpage is called "the hero" spot. I had to admit that I didn't really know. How did it happen that most of the designers that I know use this ...

Dec 03, 2009

Last week Hot hosted an IxDA talk with Dave Gray, co-author of the new O'Reilly book " Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers ." The idea of the book is to use games as a way to brainstorm (which becomes "gamesto ...

Sep 14, 2010

Our friends at Blurb are spreading some holiday cheer with a promotion for Hot's friends to save 20% on their next book. We started working with Blurb in January of this year to create a new online bookmaking tool (as a complement to their current d ...

Nov 17, 2010

Looking for rainboots today, I ran across the new Nordstrom website design. It launched in August and is pretty radical. They got rid of the department tabs and replaced them with one single tab called “Departments” which has an interactive ...

Nov 15, 2010

Last year Hot worked closely with the smart folks over at Blurb to create an online bookmaking application called Bookify . The app complements their existing desktop tool by allowing users to quickly and easily make a book online. We wan ...

Mar 07, 2011

Since working with the  world’s largest digital newsstand , we’ve been following various ways to publish, discover, read, share, and buy magazines. (Hot Studio also has a particular fondness for  design magazines .) One thing I’ve be ...

Jul 12, 2011

A group of us at Hot have been discussing the recent  bashing of brainstorming in The New Yorker  and the various  responses . Because the conversations have been so heated, I was intrigued to hear more from the author o ...

Apr 12, 2012