Zander Brade

Zander Brade

Design boy Monzo Joined almost 6 years ago via an invitation from Cesar F. Zander has invited Steve Zimmerman, Greg Mathews, anthony thomas, Lennard Boekstegers

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  • Posted to Show DN: Detox for Facebook - replace your Facebook feed with DN during the working hours, in reply to Daniel Adams , Sep 16, 2015

    Yes. It has 1.5 billion monthly active users.

    7 points
  • Posted to Stripe's About page, in reply to Razvan H , Apr 16, 2015

    True, though I guess lots of product companies don't want it to be too easy to see their team and each employee's role, as it makes it a lot simpler for other companies/recruiters to know who to get in touch with.

    Edit: My bad, this was actually meant as a reply for Daryl's comment. I'm very silly.

    0 points
  • Posted to Site Design: Allan Yu, in reply to Eli Schiff , Apr 01, 2015

    From this and your tweets you seem to care a large amount about disliking this website.

    3 points
  • Posted to Jay Z's Tidal rips off Spotify UI, in reply to Ryan McLaughlin , Mar 31, 2015

    Sorry, I should have been more clear. By huge, I didn't mean mass-market, take over the world huge, I just meant enough for Tidal to be potentially sustainable. It's definitely true about Spotify, but I wouldn't assume that they haven't done anything because they've tested and proven it, more likely that there's just never been any pressure. Just a theory though :)

    0 points
  • Posted to Jay Z's Tidal rips off Spotify UI, in reply to Mattan Ingram , Mar 31, 2015

    That's definitely a good point that the physical different, even self-claimed experts, would hear isn't even substantial. But the psychological difference of knowingly paying for quality is what would turn people to this product.

    As for the bandwidth problem, has this been proven to be a problem yet from Tidal users? Not saying that you're wrong, as it would make sense, but just to substantiate your point with proof before calling BS.

    0 points
  • Posted to Jay Z's Tidal rips off Spotify UI, in reply to Tony Gines , Mar 31, 2015

    I think this is totally fair, you make a good argument. By huge I didn't mean mass market huge, but enough to make a product worthwhile. I doubt it'll have anywhere near the splash that Jay-Z and co are hoping for, but that's not really a surprise to anyone.

    Spotify is the better product, both in terms of functionality and mass appeal, but I think a lot of the hate directed towards Tidal is regarding who made it, rather than what it is.

    But cheers for the response though, always good to hear the other side :)

    1 point
  • Posted to Jay Z's Tidal rips off Spotify UI, in reply to Tony Gines , Mar 31, 2015

    Aside from the obvious problem with the design that this is thread is about, I think it's pretty naive to write off the app just because of the price.

    There is a huge market of people who seriously care about music quality, and are more than willing to pay the extra 10 bucks over Spotify. It's far too early to say whether this will be enough to make the app successful, but genuine hi-fi streaming is a substantial selling point, even though many people seem to think $20 is some sort of unbelievable price to pay for proper quality music.

    3 points
  • Posted to Show DN: Cite - Beautiful textshots made easy, Mar 30, 2015

    This is a great app but please do not trust the founder Marcel Wichmann with your nude pictures. He will distribute them without hesitation.

    9 points
  • Posted to Penised, in reply to Edwin de Jongh , Mar 26, 2015

    Very easily, actually.

    7 points
  • Posted to The Web’s Grain by Frank Chimero, in reply to James Greig , Mar 04, 2015

    Huh? Every other article you've read on responsive design has been insane?

    6 points
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