Russell Davies on screens, buttons, behaviours, and what’s on the edges.
I wish services like Mint.com and Simple (formerly known as BankSimple) would come to the UK: making their customers’ lives easier, using great design and well thought out experiences. Hurrah. A nice blogpost from the guys and gals at Simple here to introduce the service.
Whilst we were in Rome a few weeks ago, we sought out Pizzarium, and this article in the Atlantic describes exactly why. Forget what you know about pizza, and head here (great if you’ve been at the Vatican museums, it’s about a 10 min walk). This is pizza by the slice, cut using scissors, with flavours such as peach, duckbreast and foie gras. Easily the best pizza I’ve ever eaten.
Quote of the week from an article in the NYTimes taste-testing macarons in NYC:
Your slacker boyfriend gives you a cupcake; your lover gives you macarons.
You can now fund social projects via People Fund.it, which I think is a great idea. In fact, I co-funded Food Cycle.