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ヨーロッパを旅するまで、まったく知らなかった「16のコト」

You Heart UX? Creating Products that people love

When I think of the products and services that I enjoy ‘using’ the most I think of the following:<p>- Uber<p>- Salesforce.com<p>- Flipboard<p>- Facebook<p>- …

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 …

日米2500万DL突破のメルカリ、スケールの理由は「ピュアなC2Cサービス」

11月17、18日に、渋谷のヒカリエで開催したTechCrunch Tokyo 2015。初日のファイアサイド・チャットの1つでは、フリマアプリ「メルカリ」の創業者でCEOの山田進太郎氏とTechCrunch Japan編集長西村賢がセッションを行った。<p>2013年にリリースされ、翌年には北米に進出、2015年11月には日米通算2500万ダウンロードを突破したメルカリ。これまでTechCrunch …

Misused mobile UX patterns

If you are an experienced designer, you probably agree that being inspired by others is not stealing in UI design. It’s best practice research. It’s …

Designing Websites Using A Mobile First Approach

Mobile is something that isn’t always designed for the first time around; however, it’s something that should always be considered depending on the …

Top Photoshop Plugins for UI Designers

Adobe Photoshop is still the premiere editing suite for most graphic designers. It's been around for over 20 years and has a massive library of …

How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

For years, Apple followed user-centered design principles. Then something went wrong.<p>Once upon a time, Apple was known for designing easy-to-use, easy-to-understand products. It was a champion of the graphical user interface, where it is always possible to discover what actions are possible, …

Twitter tweaks its UI and destroys its UX

Last month, when Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey moved into his new office and set about broadening the platform’s appeal, little can he have anticipated the …

This is Why Your Business isn't Growing

By<p><i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Free ebook on UX design trends for 2015-16

Citing analysis from UX experts and featuring analysis of 71 examples, UX Design Trends 2015 & 2016 explains the current best practices of UX design. …

User Experience Design — Best sources to learn UX

<i>Sites, courses, UX Degrees and books</i><p><i>This list about User Experience is often updated! We add newest sources on top of the list.</i><p>Demand for UX …

How UI/UX Design Will Map The Future Of Self-Driving Cars

Hyundai and Artefact team up to show how the driving experience needs to evolve for the future of autonomous vehicles.<p>When Tesla released a software update earlier this month that gave its Model S electric cars a new self-driving AutoPilot mode, Elon Musk cautioned that drivers “should keep their …

8 Places That Are Best to Visit by Cruise Ship

How This Fabulous Entrepreneur Plans to Take on Etsy and Amazon

After exiting his first company in 2013, Bradford Shellhammer launched a second startup for niche players in the design sector. The business announced a major expansion on Thursday.<p>Bradford Shellhammer is a serial entrepreneur, an accidental musician, and now a promoter of independent design brands.<p>…

5 Best National Parks to Stargaze

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すべてのマネジメント層が身につけるべき、7つの心得

17 Of The Most Underrated National Parks In America

Move over, Yellowstone.

National Parks

なぜテクノロジ業界では会社でもTシャツが正装なのか?–その社会哲学を考察する

[筆者: Zack Fisch](Dash MDのCEO。)<p>ふだんは、ファッションにあまり関心がない方だ。ぼくはファッションブロガーではない。ファッションの記事も読まない。自分が気に入ったものを、着るだけだ。<p>と言ったけれども、そんなぼくがおもしろいと思うのは、テクノロジの世界には、ドレスダウン(日常着)がドレスアップ(正装)である、というトレンドがあることだ。VCに売り込みに行くために、(VCの多い)Sand Hill Roadにスーツを着て行ったら、とても居心地悪く感じるだろう。ここトロントでも同じだ: …

Prototyping Tools and Practices That Yield Maximum Benefits

Taking a prototyping approach to an app or website design project brings with it a number of benefits. Peer/Client reviews and feedback, together …

UX/UI design, collaboration tool

Apply colors, symbols, gradients, and character styles right in the Assets panel. With Creative Cloud Libraries, you can drag and drop graphics from …

Facebook 'a waste of time', say entrepreneurs

Owners of small businesses say they are not sure their social media strategy is making any difference<p>Small businesses owners spend an average of between six and 10 hours a week marketing their companies on social media – but this could be a total waste of time, according to a new study.<p>In a survey …

Adobe unveils a revolutionary UX design application at MAX

Debuted today at their own MAX conference, Adobe have just unveiled a brand new design system that could revolutionize the way we work over the next …

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31 dazzling sunsets from around the world

Even the most mundane destinations turn into dazzling dreamscapes at sunset.<p>And when the sun sets on the world's most beautiful landmarks? We'll let …

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会社で「上位2%」になるために、必要な4つのコト

This is the type of person you should never do business with

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

An engineer describes what it was like to ditch his job at Microsoft for a startup with just 25 employees

He was in charge of some Windows-related projects, and said he received raises and promotions that gave him more responsibility.<p>But Borozdin left that position after working at the company for more than three years to try something new. He joined DocuSign, a service that lets you sign documents …

Lace up your boots and explore waterfalls of the Grand Canyon

Explore an unusual section of the Grand Canyon known as Havasupai on a three-night camping trip with REI Adventures. From the trailhead at Hualapai Hilltop, backpackers will descend into Havasu Canyon, where they will visit the remote village of Supai, encounter a number of waterfalls, including …

Grand Canyon

BlackBerry's Collapse Leaves Room for Microsoft's Lumia

BlackBerry's handset failure is an opportunity for Windows Mobile 10 to finally ascend to corporate superstardom.<p>PCMag reviews products …