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Nerdy shit.

We’re all familiar with Etsy and Threadless, sites that make it easy to set up an online store front, but now there’s a new shop in town, Shop Locket. This site is built off of the premise that you’ve more than likely already established an online presence, so why create yet another online space for yourself? Shop Locket allows users to essentially create widgets for their products that can then be embedded into their existing online social profile/s. It’s an interesting concept that is probably better explained in this video.

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One page product wizard.

Via – Wired Design

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Farmer & Famer

May 9, 2012 — Leave a comment

Farmer & Farmer is an interesting little site that serves up essays relating to humans and technology. It’s curated by Jonathan Harris and Sep Kamvar, and written by leaders in technology and the arts.

“Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. I’m convinced that the only thing that kept me going was that I loved what I did. You’ve got to find what you love. And that is as true for your work as it is for your lovers. Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. So keep looking until you find it. Don’t settle.”

Steve Jobs

“Follow people who are smarter than you.” @workforfood

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Wantful

March 14, 2012 — Leave a comment

“Give the kind of gift you’ve always wanted.” This is a fantastic little site that helps you find the perfect gift no matter what the occasion.  And it’s well designed.

Anthem

March 1, 2012 — Leave a comment

Anthm is an app that lets people control the music in the places they go. It’s pretty much a juke box in your hand. Launch the app, start a party then you and your friends can add music into one playlist. No need to use your own library of music, Anthm will stream all the music for you straight from Rdio.

dropmark

February 29, 2012 — Leave a comment

I recently stumbled across dropmark, a cloud based, collaboration tool. It’s super simple and crazy easy to get addicted to. I won’t get long winded explaining all of it’s features. Check it out for yourself. Today is the last day to sign up as a beta user. As such, you can get a free account. Just use the code “leapday”.