Scott Lindenbaum is the Co-Founder and President of SPUN, a local news aggregator app for the iPhone. He is a User Experience design specialist for iOS who applies theories of behavioral psychology to UX design.
SPUN was featured by Apple as "New & Noteworthy" and "What's Hot" in the App Store upon release in November 2012.
For ten years Scott was a halfpipe snowboard competitor, and was sponsored by Burton Snowboards during the late-90s. He holds an MFA in creative writing (obtained under the tutelage of Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Cunningham), has studied Behavior Design with Stanford Human Interaction professor BJ Fogg, and has worked with Apple on the UI design of SPUN.
Prior to SPUN, Scott also founded Broadcastr, a platform for publishing audio to location, and Electric Literature, a cross-platform publishing company.
Scott has been covered by CNN, MSNBC, and FOXnews, and has appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur Magazine, Conde Nast Traveller, Huffington Post, Mashable, VentureBeat, and numerous other outlets.
|May 24, 2016||The Drum - Rachel Mercer returns to Deutsch to take on role of digital strategy director|
|May 30, 2013||Mashable - Spun 2.0 Upgrades Local News by Ditching Location|
|Dec 20, 2012||Mashable - Apple's 6 Simple Rules for Designing a Killer iOS App|
|Nov 28, 2012||TechCrunch - The Broadcastr Team Launches Its ‘Next Evolution’: Spun, A Local News App That Connects Content To Real-World Locations|
|May 9, 2012||New York Observer - The 16 Internet Week Events You Really, Really Don’t Want To Miss|
|Mar 19, 2011||TechCrunch - Listen Closely: Broadcastr Brings You An Audio Guide To The Whole Wide World|
|Mar 10, 2011||The Next Web - The Next Web|
|Dec 29, 2010||Tech Zulu - TechZulu • Broadcastr|