Maria Pascoal

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A product manager’s guide to working with visual designers

Today I’m talking to Erik D. Kennedy, a self-taught designer and former product manager (PM) at Microsoft who also has a background in computer …

A Simple Mindfulness Technique That Literally Rewires Your Brain to Let Go of Negativity

In the center of everyone’s being is a place of pure peace. But as we embark on life’s journey, we tend to taken away from this sense of self thanks …

Free typography resources: The big list

Everyone, even non-designers, can agree that the smallest typographical change can make a world of difference (*cough* <i>Warren Beatty</i> *cough*). …

FREE WEB UI Kit (symbols & styles) - Freebie

By<p>Marco Lopes<p>Lead UI Designer at Farfetch.com<p>Follow for updates on what Marco Lopes is creating.<p>Sketch User Interface elements kit<p>Fully organize UI …

Freebies

Psychology Principles & Laws To Influence People with Your Designs

This curated post is authored by Graphic Designer, Jacob CassThe post Psychology Principles & Laws To Influence People with Your Designs appeared …

UI Design

Bold Political Illustrations Grapple With the Modern Age

Kevin Niggeler is a Milan-based artist bringing colorful vibrancy to the news.<p>Political cartoons, often crude yet hilarious, illustrate a satirical slant on current affairs and controversies, offering a vision of the world as seen by their creators. Twenty three-year-old illustrator Kevin …

21 Soothing Quotes From Eastern Philosophy That Will Help You Overcome Anxiety and Stress

More often than people realize, psychological distress is caused by some combination of lack of meaning, lack of social engagement, and lack of …

Spirituality

Your Worst Idea Might Be Your Best Idea | Inc.com

Sometimes the best way to get to the right answer is to think of the wrong answer first.<p>This is especially useful when you're stuck.<p>Brand consultant and author Marty Neumeier talks about how designers go beyond thinking out of the box by "thinking wrong" in his book The Designful Company, something …

Motherhood

AnaOno Casts Breast Cancer Survivors and Patients for NYFW Show

There is no greater time in the fashion world to raise awareness than New York fashion week, when all eyes are on the runway. Designer Dana Donofree, took full advantage of this by placing breast cancer survivors and patients at the forefront of the AnaOno Intimates X #Cancerland show at New York …

The Latest: State officials await dawn to inspect spillway

OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on problems with an emergency spillway at the nation's tallest dam (all times local):<p>6:10 a.m.<p>State officials are …

California

This Is the Best Netflix Documentary for Design Lovers to Binge Watch

"Abstract: The Art of Design" gives the industry a new edge rarely witnessed in design documentaries.<p>"You're looking for a moment when you feel you're as close to the soul as possible. That's what good design is."<p>So declares the trailer for "Abstract: The Art of Design," a new Netflix series that …

Christoph Niemann

Downton Abbey sisters share goofy reunion at Disneyland

It’s a small world after all!<p>On Friday, <i>Downton Abbey</i> costars Michelle Dockery (Lady Mary Crawley) and Laura Carmichael (Lady Edith Crawley) enjoyed …

'I am heartbroken': Malala criticizes Trump for 'closing the door on children' fleeing violence

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who survived being shot in the head by the Taliban and went on to become an internationally-known advocate for girls' education and children's rights, said she is "heartbroken" over President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning refugees from …

Immigration

Beware This New Gmail Scam That Is Tricking Even Tech-Savvy Users | Inc.com

Hackers have launched a new phishing attack that is tricking even tech-savvy users. Here is what you need to know in order to protect yourself.<p>The attack works like this: Hackers who have breached someone's email account look through the emails in it for correspondence containing attachments. They …

Identity Theft

Engineers Have Released Plans For a 5-Km-High Skyscraper That Eats Smog

The future is now.<p>2017 only just arrived, but one manufacturing company is already looking 45 years into the future.<p>Arconic, a materials science …

Lose weight without dieting: simple 10-minute game retrains brain to avoid junk food

A game which trains the brain to avoid unhealthy food such as cakes, biscuits and chocolate can lead to ‘pain free’ weight loss and cut energy intake by more than 200 calories a day, scientists have said.<p>Psychologists at the University of Exeter showed that less than ten minutes a day of ‘brain …

Holistic Medicine

29 Pins + Patches That Prove the Future Is Female

The 2016 presidential election was a surprising upset for women’s rights. As we move forward into the new year, full of possibility (and some fear), it’s important to remember how far we’ve come in both big and little ways. We truly wouldn’t be where we are today without so many strong feminists’ …