Roy Abbink

Roy Abbink

Co-Founder @ Backspace Joined over 10 years ago via an invitation from Robbert E. Roy has invited Bob Wassermann

  • 6 stories
  • Posted to Mac OS High Sierra: Video Autoblocking and tracking prevention, in reply to Andy Merskin , Jun 06, 2017

    Google only blocks ads that they think are bad. I think it's safe to assume Google doesn't see Google AdWords as bad.

    6 points
  • Posted to Google I/O'17: Google Lens, in reply to Brian Hinton , May 18, 2017

    Do you want a Gmail (client) alternative? Or an alternative email service?

    0 points
  • Posted to Google I/O'17: Google Lens, May 18, 2017

    Impressive technology. But it's fake photography. Where does it stop? Replace regular clothes with designer clothes? Replace clouds with sunny weather? Replace the baseball field with a Florida beach?

    I like the technology but I don't like the way it's being used.

    7 points
  • Posted to Sketch 4.1 New Alignment Sucks, Nov 09, 2016

    Why don't they copy Illustrator's way of aligning? Works perfect.

    17 points
  • Posted to Apple Engineer talks about the Macbook Pro (satire), in reply to Rami James , Nov 07, 2016

    Ah clear. If cheering up = no design relevance is needed on Designer News. Good to know.

    Personally I go to reddit or 9gag for cheering up pics or videos.

    2 points
  • Posted to Apple Engineer talks about the Macbook Pro (satire), Nov 07, 2016

    What has this to do with design? Please leave that fanboyism (positive of negative) at Youtube.

    4 points
  • Posted to Don't present your work to the ones who know nothing, Oct 02, 2016

    The difference between art and design. Design needs to solve questions. Art creates questions.

    0 points
  • Posted to Google Launches Allo, Sep 21, 2016

    Am I the only one who thinks it's really dangerous to let a bot suggest suitable answers for you? In the case of a cute puppy it doesn't really matter. But what is the perspective of the bot/ai/algoritm on politics?

    1 point
  • Posted to Apple — iPhone 7, in reply to Joseph Decker , Sep 08, 2016

    It's $649 excluding tax (5~10%, percentage depends on state). In New York you'll pay an extra $57.60. Still cheaper than the € prices though.

    0 points
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