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Will Flat Design Ever Die?

And what can you do to help?<p>This essay is excerpted from the ebook Web Design Trends 2015 & 2016 by Jerry Cao, Kamil Zieba, and Matt Ellis of UXPin, a UX design platform.<p>Flat design rose in popularity pretty quickly back in 2013. But is its success thanks to its genuine usefulness and practicality, …

Security and usablity: 5 tips to get the development mix right

The conflict between usability and security can often be seen throughout the workplace: normally locked doors cracked open, passwords written down, …

Opinion: With Apple TV 4’s open app platform, some classic channels offer worse user experiences

While the new fourth-generation Apple TV advances Apple’s entertainment box in many areas including universal search, Siri input and a whole App Store for the first time, much of week one with Apple TV 4 has been about what you lose when moving from Apple TV 2 or 3.<p>The list is uncomfortably packed …

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 …

Basic Patterns for Mobile Navigation

<b>Summary:</b> Mobile navigation must be discoverable, accessible, and take little screen space. Exposing the navigation and hiding it in a hamburger both …

Blackphone 2 review: privacy doesn't have to come at the cost of usability

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The silver ‘S’ is about the only marker that the Blackphone is something special.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/3035849f71f7e7cc23292b41b9d819856a002663/0_0_2100_1260/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>A standard microUSB slot in the …

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, …

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Tips for Finding a Graphic Designer for your Blog

<i>This article was contributed by Nivedita Harish.</i>Blog design is often tricky business. It can be challenging finding the right graphic designer to …

An Arabic Typography Community

Tarek Atrissi is well-recognized throughout the Arab world. His Netherlands-based design studio Tarek Atrissi Design takes a typographic and …

40 Funny Posters About Graphic Designers

<i>Posters can be an incredibly fun and colorful way to brighten up the spaces around you – whether they be in your office or at home.</i>They can provide …

Europe's fourth ancestral 'tribe' uncovered

<b>Geneticists have detected a fourth ancestral "tribe" which contributed to the modern European gene pool.</b><p>Research shows Europeans are a mixture of three major ancestral populations - indigenous hunters, Middle Eastern farmers and a population that arrived from the east in the Bronze Age.<p>DNA from …

NASA Just Released A Breathtaking Photo Of Southern India Taken From Space

All that glitters is South India.

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Netgear's Nest Cam competitor has seven days of cloud video recording

These days, connected cameras like the Nest Cam (previously known as the Dropcam) aren't exactly special. There are a slew of competitors out there, like Logitech's Circle and Samsung's SmartCam, so the only way to stand out is by offering something others don't. And that's precisely what Netgear …