Hard Candy Shell
Design darlings Hard Candy Shell are working on a sweeping overhaul of nypost.com that's expected to debut sometime in the coming months, sources familiar with the plans told Capital.
Finally, the only motivation to go to the Times website to read Maureen Dowd instead of letting her pop up somewhere else in your online existence is if there's a place on the Web you want to visit on your own terms. By then, you've read all the quantity you want: presentation, curation, selection is all that "destination" web sites have left to offer.
If people won't visit you for that, they won't visit you until Facebook, or Twitter, or Google tells them to. And very soon, those people are not going to be worth a whole lot to publishers.(1)
When local digital design firm Hard Candy Shell grew impatient with the old ideas making there way onto the new tablets, they hit upon an ideaof becoming publishers themselves. They set out to find an editor to make the content for the kind of iPad experience they wanted to build.