We’ve heard lots of feedback from those of you using Stickies.io. Today, we launched a few small updates. Here’s what’s new:
1) New landing screen – with an easier way to give us feedback
2) More color, less shadows – for a brighter day
3) New background – behold the dots!
4) Most importantly – we dropped the name Boardroom. You might be thinking – what’s Boardroom? Exactly.
For those of you who don’t know, Stickies.io is Carbon Five’s free online, collaborative brainstorming and retrospective tool. The project started as a Node Knockout submission years ago (originally called Boardroom…well, originally-originally called Retroflection which was a mash-up of…nevermind). Anyhow, we’ve been slowly work on it – responding to Tweets and pull requests on Github ever since.
Try it out and feel free to send us your thoughts at firstname.lastname@example.org. We have a couple of big new features in the pipeline, but we’re excited to hear your thoughts as well.
Recently, we joined the CODE2040 community for a celebration of the 2014 Fellows. The evening started with a career fair where Marc, David and I had the chance to talk with the Fellows about what was next. A few of us had met some of the Fellows at previous events and we had briefly meet Estefania as she works with one of our clients, Good Eggs. But the career fair was a rare opportunity to speak with them one-on-one.
CODE2040 is addressing a real need to close the gap between the vast opportunities in the technology space and the lack of diversity in the workforce. Right now, the program is focusing its efforts on a Fellowship program for high achieving Continue reading …