What we read this week (30 Nov)

The Reads this week: well-designed products as magicians’ acts, shopper bots, what successful publishing looks like today, launching a product web-first vs mobile-first, and how people go about adopting new technologies.

Quote of the week

If we define anxiety as experiencing failure in advance, we can also understand its antonym, anticipation.

Seth Godin

Articles of the week

Author: Maddie

Maddie is a strategist and researcher. She spends much of her time on the think tank side of Third Wave, and enjoys getting into the details of many different topics at once. Through this foraging for information, she finds ways to apply knowledge from one field in new, seemingly disparate ones, both in client work and other research. She holds an interdisciplinary BA in Computer Science, Linguistics and German, and has previously worked at VCCP and at the Science Gallery in Dublin.