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The New Headspace

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Chris Messina
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@chrismessina · 🏆 PH Community Member of the Year!
Lots of new updates in the New Headspace including: • A brand new design • Super-short minis that can fit into any schedule • A personalized timeline on your profile • The ability to do multiple packs at once without resetting your progress <-- def excited about this one! • More animations to guide you on your Headspace journey
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@chrismessina Going to test this out and check out the updates. 👍
Jeff Eisley@jeffeisley · https://medium.com/@jeffeisley
@musolek @chrismessina Looks good but that registered trademark symbol is ugly af #justsayin
Evan Kimbrell@evankimbrell · Founder, Sprintkick
Am I the only one who doesn't like the default voice on headspace? Something about that Cockney-ish accent.... Great design though.
sam@greaterthan1000 · Assistant Principal. Father of twins.
@evankimbrell I actually find the cockney-ish of it all to be soothing.
Akber Malik@akber4747 · co-founder Discors (no, not discord)
@evankimbrell check out Calm if you haven't already. "Andy's" voice just became something more distracting than helpful for me. Also, check out Insight Timer. Calm, Insight Timer, Zazn, UCLA mindfulness center and plenty more offer a lot for free, and minus Andy
Charlie Coppinger@thecoppinger · Marketing & Sales Manager, Point Zero
@akber4747 you really don't like Andy, huh? 😞
Evan Kimbrell@evankimbrell · Founder, Sprintkick
@thecoppinger I'm sure he's a nice guy. I just like a little more enunciation
Marat Ryndin@maratryndin · Product Designer, Edgewise Networks
@evankimbrell My girl refused to use just because of the voice. I personally didn't find it annoying, but considering what a huge part of meditation it is the app should have multiple voices to choose from. GPS apps do it & it's actually more important for an app like this.
Sam Rye@samrye_enspiral · Founder
@evankimbrell everyone has their own likes & dislikes when it comes to voices. Personally I struggle to listen to a lot of the guided meditations with the floaty female Californian accents. I can't help but mention that Andy doesn't actually have a cockney accent at all. He's got a mild, southern British accent if you ask me. For reference - cockneys sound more like this: https://youtu.be/1WvIwkL8oLc
Evan Kimbrell@evankimbrell · Founder, Sprintkick
@samrye_enspiral yeah that's why I said "ish". He's not a Guy Ritchie character but he also certainly doesn't sound like the Queen. Soft consonants and dropping "h"s is all these unsophisticated American ears hear.
Sam Rye@samrye_enspiral · Founder
@evankimbrell gotcha. Ex-Brit here! Cockney can be quite a pejorative term in some circles, especially fuelled by film portrayal of the underworld of East London. Just trying to give Andy a bit of space from that 😉
Gaurav Joshi@gaurav_joshi · Head of Design, Housing.com
I didn't find it annoying at first. But after reading this, now this is all I can think!
Michael Suro@michaelsuro · Creator of Postable, iOS dev
Nice work! I've made headspace subscriptions my go to gift for birthdays the past year and now I've got the whole family on board 👍
Mike San Román@msanromanv · Software Engineering Lead, Buffer
Wow! Very excited about this one. Been using Headspace for a couple years now and the new updates are just what I needed! 🙌
Nikita Matveev@nikita_matveev · Entrepreneur
If you're new to meditation or want to start is the best app out there. and Andy makes it special ;)