Sites of the week #15


We have some amazing sites to show you this week. Once again, we'll feature another great web app based on Twitter, it's called Tweetrush. Also we have to mention the TechCrunch redesign, the Future of web design 2008, and many more. We're sure you will enjoy our sites of the week.


Taste Book -

Introducing TasteBook - the easiest way to collect, organize, and share your favorite recipes so you can create stunning personal cookbooks. Like most recipes you try the first time, the TasteBook experience probably needs a few tweaks. So send us food for thought; we love feedback, comments, stories, and questions. We're cooking this up for you. Hope you like it.

Taste Book

FOWD 2008 - New York -

Hello. We're excited about bringing The Future of Web Design back to NYC in November. The lineup of speakers is packed with designers you respect, love and trust. We've also got plenty of parties where you can meet new friends.

FOWD 2008 New York


Current -

With the launch of, the first fully integrated web and TV platform users can participate in shaping an ongoing stream of news and information that is compelling, authentic and relevant to them.


TechCrunch -

TechCrunch, founded on June 11, 2005, is a weblog dedicated to obsessively profiling and reviewing new Internet products and companies. In addition to covering new companies, we profile existing companies that are making an impact (commercial and/or cultural) on the new web space.



Tweetrush -

TweetRush is a test bed for our new analytics engine called Rush Hour. Basically Rush Hour, instead of looking at page view and clicks, looks at actions and events. These can be located anywhere in the logic that drives any web application.


ProofHQ -

ProofHQ is a smarter, easier way to manage review and approval of designs, artwork and documents. It is an online collaboration, proofing and approval tool built specifically for brands, agencies, designers, print and production.



Vitor Lourenço -

Hello, my name is Vitor Lourenço. I’m an independent User Interface and Visual Designer, currently working for some great web 2.0 startups and design agencies around the world.

Vitor Lourenço

K4 Laboratory -

The portfolio of Maciej Rakowski.

K4 Lab


The Adventures of Tinger -

Tinger is a Bavarian Wolpertinger, a mythical creature who used to live in the bavarian woods with his best friend Kaes, who is a living piece of meat and the last orginals "laberkaes"...

The Adventures of Tinger

ONY. Kvorum -

We create beautiful, emotional and meaningful visual images which help goods to become alive and start speaking to people in human language.

ONY. Kvorum

Written by

Fabio Sasso

I'm a Brazilian product designer based in Oakland, California currently working for Google as a Staff Designer. I am also the founder of Abduzeedo, an award-winning digital publication about design and a personal project that has become the source of inspiration for millions of designers and enthusiasts.