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New Ways to Get Insights, See Progress and Start Conversations

Free flowing communication is essential to great design. The problems our design work has to solve need to be communicated to us. Feedback and ideas need to be shared within our teams. The benefits and merit of our work need to be expressed to clients, stakeholders and customers. Simply put, anything that improves communication has the potential to improve our design. So how do you foster communication when your team works remotely from different cities and your clients are in a diffe... Read More


A More Seamless Experience in Notable

Any designer will tell you that feedback is precious. It helps us make sure we’re meeting our objectives, warns us if we’re going in the wrong direction, and guides the flow of our ideas. Notable was originally designed to help making giving and soliciting feedback as easy as possible. But it’s not just about making it easy, it’s also about speeding up that process. The quicker you can get the feedback you need, the faster you can iterate and get to the right answer. For the last few month... Read More


Influence: A New Way to Present Design Work

As designers, we need to rally people behind ideas and concepts. Presenting work regularly helps us influence organizations, get stakeholder buy-in and give projects the momentum they need to be successful. The problem is, design work doesn’t speak for itself. The thought process behind each decision, the research we’ve done and the data we’ve collected is often unknown. Designers need a way to present all the different parts of their work in a simple, clear way. Meet the new Influence: ... Read More


The new Notable is in private release

Wow, it’s been almost a year since we gave a public update on what we’ve been working on. If you’re a current user you’ve probably gotten our emails sharing what we’ve been doing. If not you might think we’ve forgotten about Notable, a fair assumption, but not true. Today we’re really excited to announce that the next big thing for Notable, Verify, Solidify and Influence, is in private release and as of today we’re publicly accepting requests for access. Sign up for the Private Rel... Read More


Heartbleed Bug and ZURB Design Apps: What We're Doing About It

Last night, a vulnerability called Heartbleed was exposed in OpenSSL, an open source library that’s responsible for encrypting data over HTTPS for much of the web. At this time there is no indication that any ZURB properties have been breached or that any of our user data has been leaked. Nevertheless, we are taking this threat very seriously. While most of our apps are unaffected, Notable, Solidify, Verify and Influence are potentially vulnerable to the Heartbleed exploit. We are working ... Read More


Using More Than One App? Here's How to Navigate

You're a smart person. You recognize that Notable, Solidify, Verify and Influence is a great way to handle your creative endeavors and collaborate. Say you're working in Solidify, but want to jump over to Notable and back to Solidify, without having the re-enter credentials? No problem, whatsoever. Need a step-by-step? You know we've got a screencast to rock your world: It's like a sexy, high tech collaborative railroad. Switching tracks and avoiding collisions with the greates... Read More


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