I've been watching Silicon Valley lately. It wouldn't be much of a stretch to say that our industry can be facepalm-worthy. The Basecamp story has always fascinated me and David and Jason's books are brilliant challenges to the status quo of tech business. This piece by David is in the same vein.
Benjamin and Michaël are probably my favourite design team. This article isn't new, but Stripe is still one of the best-designed products, let alone iOS apps, around. Paper wireframes and web-based prototypes are two fundamental stages that I also advocate.