Author: Alexis Santos

About Alexis Santos

Alexis is an editor for Binpress. He's a freelance writer, podcaster and web developer who often pens stories about gadgets and science for Engadget.

This episode we talk with Jamie Smyth, CEO The Smyth Group and TypeEngine, a platform and service for building tablet-native publications. Jamie covers how Hurricane Katrina was the catalyst for his agency, why having a dedicated contact person is vital … Continue reading

On this episode we talk with Roger Dannenberg, co-creator of Audacity and Professor of Computer Science, Art, and Music at Carnegie Mellon University. If, by chance, you’re not familiar with Audacity, it’s a wildly popular open source audio editor and … Continue reading

Game design is as much a science as it is an art, and Snoman Gaming has been taking a look at some of the core principles at the heart of great games. This time the focus is on players growing stronger, silent storytelling, … Continue reading

On this episode we talk with Dries Buytaert, founder of Acquia and creator of Drupal, the incredibly popular open source CMS. Dries covers how he got his start, Drupal’s origins, how Acquia found its footing, and why people skills are … Continue reading

This is the third article in an ongoing series on how to launch indie games. Part one covered pre-launch preparations and part two covered game websites and media. Building a following is the basis for a successful product launch. Combining … Continue reading

On this episode we talk with Dan Counsell, founder of Realmac Software, an award winning independent Mac and iOS development studio. They’re the folks responsible for app such as Clear on iOS, and RapidWeaver, Ember and Typed on Mac. Dan … Continue reading