For issue six, we spoke to designer and startup-advisor Daniel Burka; Adobe's vice-president of products Jeff Veen; The Verge co-founder and editor-in-chief Joshua Topolsky; indie artist and Big Cartel co-founder Matt Wigham; Tumblr's Berlin-based director for international development, Jenna Brinning; and Jon Lax, co-founder of Canadian digital agency Teehan+Lax.
Design Partner at Google Ventures — on making a burning fox an iconic brand, the similarities of game and iOS design, and guiding startups as a creative advisor.
Vice-President of Products, Adobe — on his career start at Wired Magazine, vice-presidenting vs. running a startup, and his never-ending search for flow.
Co-founder/editor at The Verge — on his low tolerance for journalistic bullshit, cracking up Jimmy Fallon, and spending his bar-mitzvah money on video games.
Co-founder of Big Cartel — on his passion for music, and building a sustainable, bootstrapped business as an artist who happens to make software.
Director for Int'l Development, Tumblr — on celebrating the fall of a wall, heading up the internationalisation of Tumblr, and being a transatlantic commuter.
Co-founder/Partner at Teehan+Lax — on the challenges of setting a vision for his agency, being a pioneer of online journalism, and wearing Cosby sweaters.
Food for thought by Ash Huang and Connor Tomas O’Brien
From the diaries of pixel artists and code wizards: Kate Kiefer Lee, Melissa Miranda, Nalden, Sacha Greif, Sean Blanda
How Greg and Joel built a digital business on analogue nostalgia. By Greg Lutze.
The desks of San Francisco photographed by Ike Edeani: Alice Lee, Bill Couch, Brett Slatkin, Dave Johannes, Dustin Senos, Geoff Koops, Jez Burrows, Julie Ann Horvath
Four perspectives on the idea of work-life balance: Garrett Murray, Jon Gold, Meryl Job, Mikael Cho
Melanie Daveid's desirable items for the modern web worker.
How Paul and Jamie's tool for better web typography went from side project to being acquired. By Jamie Neely.
A look behind the scenes of the workspaces of digital creators: SND CYN Studios, Dropbox, VSCO, Present Plus, Google Dublin, Bigcommerce
How growing companies build extraordinary teams: Bryan Haggerty, Charles Adler, Greg Brockman, Joris Luijke
A concept for being better together by Pat Allan
A personal message to the web by Charlie Gleason
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