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Easy, Packable Work Lunches

It’s officially fall, which means back to school, back to work, and back to the daily “what to have for lunch” conundrum. We all want healthy, …

The LA Wellness Weekend Itinerary

LA has a reputation for being a health-centric city, with a high concentration of juice bars, acupuncturists, yoga studios, and more. As a result, …

Santa Monica

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Adobe XD Is A Slick UX Design Tool With Zero Learning Curve

Free to try, Adobe XD allows you to go from wireframe to interactive prototype, from desktop to mobile, in seconds.<p>The greatest compliment I can pay to Adobe XD is that it feels like an iPad app, even though it’s made for desktop.<p>While Adobe has been known for its desktop suite of software rooted …

UX Design

Introducing Adobe Experience Design CC (Preview)

On behalf of the Project Comet team, I’m thrilled to let you know that Project Comet has become Adobe Experience Design CC (Preview), or Adobe XD as …

UX Design

This Caribbean destination just got a design upgrade with the Amanera Resort

Last year, the Dominican Republic got a new destination resort called Amanera. Here is a quick glimpse at what it has to offer.<p>1. The Location<p>The …

Dominican Republic

9 UX Secrets I Stole From People Smarter Than Me

The best ideas are the ones someone else has. Here, UX advice from experts at Ideo, Polar, CapitalOne, and more.<p>Like most people, I like to think I have good taste. But if I do, it’s only because I’ve been ruthless about one thing: stealing secrets and strategies from people a lot smarter than …

UX Design

The 3 Commandments of Great UX Design

Bonus IV: Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s metrics.<p>When it comes to the Ten Commandments, there’s quite a few to remember. Talk about cognitive strain. Guess, Hick’s Law wasn’t much of a thing back in Biblical times.<p>For your convenience, we’ve narrowed down our list of commandments to just …

UX Design

How To Shape Users’ Behavior, In 4 Steps

These techniques can help designers build products that subtly alter behavior–and make it stick.<p>Changing behavior is hard. We see it everyday — New Year’s resolutions fall through, gym memberships remain unused, and well-intentioned plans to eat less, or save more, never come to fruition.<p>There are …

UX Design

Felipe Hess designs a house with a rooftop party space

Architect Felipe Hess has designed Casa Lara, a home with an amazing city view from the rooftop party space, in São Paulo, Brazil.<p>Hidden behind a …

São Paulo

Download 1000+ Free Flat Icons

The Blobs icon set: Download over 1000 free flat icons in countless colors and 2 styles!<p>Baianat is a New Damietta, Egypt based studio that …

Ceramics

All of Facebook's Free Design Tools are Now Available in One Place

Facebook has just unleashed a stack of free design tools to help budding software engineers build more beautiful apps. Posted in the social media giant’s Github account, the collection of online resources includes iOS 9 GUI elements for quick mock-ups, a download link to the user …

Social Media

Gluten-Free Vanilla Birthday Cake

8 Servings<p>This versatile cake, with a distinct vanilla flavor, is a crowd-pleaser and sure to become a go-to for any festive occasion.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1½ cups (3 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pans<p>2 cups King Arthur Flour gluten free multi-purpose flour, plus more for …

Dessert

10 Easy Pieces: California-Style Essentials for the Garden

We’ve seen our share of California backyards, and from Silverlake to Big Sur to Mill Valley a few common denominators come up time and time again. We …

Potted | Outdoor Living | Decor | Succulents | Shop | Lifestyle Boutique | Gifts | Garden - Potted Potted

If you missed our last workshop on making succulent ornaments, enjoy this blog post that gives you all the details.As yo...<p>Enjoy this guest post from …

Testing Company Optimizely Raises $58M As It Moves Into Personalization

Optimizely, the company that has become synonymous with A/B testing, has raised $58 million in Series C funding.<p>Optimizely has now raised a total of $146 million. The new round was led by Index Ventures, with general partner Ilya Fushman joining Optimizely’s board of directors. Also participating …

Venture Capital

Prototyping App Marvel Acquires Design Tool Plexi

Marvel, the U.K. startup that lets you turn sketches into mobile and web app “prototypes”, has acquired design and animation tool Plexi. Terms of the acquisition remain undisclosed. However I understand that as part of the acquisition, Plexi co-founder Colm Tuite is joining Marvel to develop …

Prototyping

4 Lessons On Great Logo Design From Siegel+Gale

Siegel+Gale’s Brian Rafferty explains why the best logos are the simplest ones, and why new logo backlash is something every brand should expect.<p>What makes a logo successful? Ask a dozen different designers, and you’ll get a dozen different answers. But how do you quantify a logo’s excellence, or …

Graphic Design

A UX Legend On The Much-Rumored Death Of The Design Firm

Alan Cooper, a UX pioneer, argues that independent consultants offer one value you can never buy: perspective.<p><i>Alan Cooper is a pioneer in the software world: In the 1970’s, he created seminal business software for microcomputers. Then, in 1988, he invented Visual Basic, one of the world’s most</i> …

UX Design

How To Do Nothing In Web Design

Best Practices for Minimalism<p>This essay is excerpted from the ebook <i>Interaction Design Best Practices: Mastering the Tangibles</i> by Jerry Cao, Kamil Zieba, and Matt Ellis of UXPin, a UX design platform.<p>It’s a rookie mistake to confuse minimalism with merely “getting rid of things.” Minimalism was an …

UI Design

Death Cab for Cutie - The Ghosts of Beverly Drive (Tycho Remix)

Entertainment

5 common psychological errors that can keep you from making good decisions

For a long time, researchers and economists believed that humans made logical, well-considered decisions.<p>In recent decades, however, researchers have uncovered a wide range of mental errors that derail our thinking.<p>Sometimes we make logical decisions, but there are many times when we make …

Psychology

Can Atomic Be Google Docs For Designers?

Atomic is a powerful web-based platform that allows designers to collaboratively prototype beautiful apps for any platform.<p>It seems insane, but Photoshop is still the starting point for a lot of app and web designers. But when you start your design in a static tool that doesn’t do interaction, or …

Prototyping

10 remarkable ways to use Google for creative problem solving

Shares 50<p>Did you know that Google isn’t just the world’s most popular and powerful search engine? It’s also an awesome tool for creative problem …

Creativity

What Is Zero UI? (And Why Is It Crucial To The Future Of Design?)

What does UI design look like after screens go away? Fjord’s Andy Goodman explains.<p>For better or worse, a large amount of design work these days is visual. That makes sense, since the most essential products we interact with have screens. But as the internet of things surrounds us with devices that …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Delight Is A 4-Letter Word In Design

In web design, cute and clever flourishes quickly lose their charm if the user experience is anything less than perfect.<p>This is an excerpt from the forthcoming ebook <i>Demystifying Delightful Design</i> by Jerry Cao, Kamil Zieba, and Matt Ellis of UXPin, a UX design platform. The ebook will be available …

UX Design

Grilled Cobb Salad

4 Servings<p>For a simple summer salad, grill vegetables of your choice and serve with a hearty grain, such as quinoa or farro. This version, created by editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport, goes great with a vinaigrette created by his wife, Simone Shubuck. Get the recipe here.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ …

Food

27 Creative Salad Dressing Recipes That Go Beyond Balsamic

From creamy ranch to bracing vinaigrettes, here are the salad dressing recipes we love best.<p><b>Say goodbye to that basic balsamic vinaigrette</b>—your salad dressing is about to get serious. Here are our favorite ways to dress our salads, from an updated goddess to a lighter, brighter Caesar.

Healthy Eating