elproducto #43 👉 a weekly round-up of Tech and Product goodness

📰 Seen on the news

Nilay Patel provides an early review of iPhone X for The Verge; notes relatively large side bezels, but an excellent OLED display; says the notch is intrusive, especially in landscape mode; apps that have been updated provide inconsistent solutions to the notch; apps that haven’t been updated still show large black borders; camera performance is comparable to iPhone 8; Face ID performance is mixed.

📚 Good reads

The science behind viral Apps and how to build one. Extensive article exploring the virality and habit formation concepts presented on books like Hooked and The Power of Habit. Great intro on the topic if you haven’t read the books. Great refresher otherwise.

🚀 Resources

First users. Find out how successful startups got their 1st users. Including: Spotify, Instagram, Airbnb, Uber, Medium, Paypal, CodeAcademy, Tinder and many more.

🎯Quote of the week

“Many innovations fail because consumers irrationally overvalue the old while companies irrationally overvalue the new.”Nir Eyal, Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products

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Angel Jaime

Angel Jaime


Full-time learner, product stuff, “triathlete” & global traveller. CPO @ Yayzy, frmr Product Leader @ Revolut, @ Booking.com and @ Just Eat.