Category Archive For "Edge.Emails"
Everyone with a Robinhood account would recently noticed an email announcing the launch of “Robinhood Snacks”, a product that’s the result of the $5 billion fintech giant’s first acquisition of the financial newsletter MarketSnacks.Robinhood’s VP of Product explains a bit more on their news strategy in this blog post.
This is Edge heaven. The Financial Times tackles the problematic nature of trying to visualize changes in the Yield Curve.Even if you’re not into economic prognostication, the incredible content and data element relevant to this newsletter is how they use “data sonification, the aural equivalent of data visualisation.”.
We swear by Fabio Carneiro’s “1:1:1” rule: you should be able to effortlessly read an email with one eye, at one arm’s length, and properly navigate it with only one thumb (go ahead, try it with this newsletter).In the spirit of responsive design, we also wanted to share this hilarious GQ piece that addresses the scourge of people screenshotting lengthy quotes and Apple Notes in social media posts, “You are killing me with your tiny fonts”.
We’re going to present a few commercials below. Please listen carefully. Does anything sound oddly consistent?They’re all the work of composer Steven Gutheinz, an LA-based composer, who has mastered the art of eliciting emotion via steadily rising piano refrains. Using this formula, he makes you feel something about subjects as dry as spreadsheeting software.