How A Designer Built the Prismatic Android Loader Animation with no Previous Experience on Android

We‘d been hard at work on our Android product for the past few months and the time had come to start adding some polish. We decided that we had enough time to squeeze in some animations (other than the defaults) for the product. I have always had a great…

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Prismatic and Android: Together At Last

What is more elusive than a Sasquatch sighting? More eagerly anticipated than a new Beyoncé album? A momentous happening which has been long dreamed of by many thousands worldwide… What is it? Prismatic for Android Thanks to a lot of hard work by our engineers, designers and beta testers, Prismatic…

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Prismatic Book Club: 4 Disciplines of Execution

Recently, we decided to get serious about about our never-ending quest for knowledge, and collected the hundreds of books around the office into a real, live library. Since then, we’ve been slowly but surely growing our library, with team members adding titles across all disciplines, from design books, to…

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Prismatic now iPhone 6 and 6 Plus ready; now with simpler sharing

Prismatic for iOS just got a whole lot better. In our latest update, we’ve made several improvements that make the experience easier and better-looking for both current and new users: We’ve updated the design to look great on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The changes make…

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How We're Creating a Creative Environment

Welcome to our house Hey there! My name is Steven Schafer and I’m a designer at Prismatic. At our office, it’s important that everyone can be themselves, and express who they are. We also encourage people to grow as individuals by exploring their interests and collaborating with others…

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5 Ways to Change Your APIs and Data Formats without Downtime

Eng Practice: Migrations and Future Proofing You've implemented a new feature, which involved refactoring some existing data formats or server handlers. Everything looks good, the tests all pass, and (if applicable) the latest clients (frontend and/or backend) all seem to work with the latest servers. Ship it?! Not so…

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