is a blog about design, technology and culture written by Khoi Vinh, and has been more or less continuously published since December 2000 in New York City. Khoi is currently Vice President of User Experience at Wildcard and co-founder of Kidpost. Previously, Khoi was co-founder and CEO of Mixel (acquired by Etsy, Inc.), Design Director of The New York Times Online, and co-founder of the design studio Behavior, LLC. He is the author of “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design,” and was named one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America.” Khoi lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn with his wife and three children. RSS sponsorship opportunities available through /Syndicate Ads.+
This is terribly geeky but it’s a huge moment for mobile software: thanks to the new support for extensions in the forthcoming iOS 8, you will soon be able to access your 1Password database from within mobile Safari and third party apps. This video from 1Password publisher AgileBits demonstrates this in action.
Access to login credentials is one of the biggest pain points in mobile software, maybe even the most important one out there if you consider not just the inconvenience of retrieving logins but also the potential security implications of users mitigating that friction with insecure passwords. I’m really excited.
Read more at AgileBits.+