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Here Are The Role Playing Games That Are Coming In September

September is shaping up to be a very good month for players who like role playing games. Several long-awaited and highly anticipated games are finally making their appearance. Successful RPGs are getting expansions. A popular table-top game is debuting its first single-player RPG, and a sleeper hit …

Comic Books

Font Cheat Sheet Recommends Free Alternatives To Popular Commercial Typefaces

Image via fonts.com<br>As proven in a recent study, brands love using Google Fonts—and for good reason. Such system fonts are free, built for legibility, …

Typography

A new study suggests that Google collects more consumer data than users think (way more)

Google sucks up consumer data in ways users might find surprising—such as when browsers are in "incognito" mode—according to an analysis of the …

The Role of Color in UX

A well-thought-out color palette can elevate a design from “good” to “great” while a mediocre palette can detract from a user’s experience and even …

UI Design

Villainous is a strategic board game where Disney villains battle for supremacy

Hans Gruber. Hannibal Lecter. A good villain can elevate a movie from middling to great, and the best are as memorable as the hero. Villainous gives …

Every Studio Ghibli film ranked in order of greatness

• story of the day<br>• Studio Ghibli<p>A celebration of the most magical animation studio in the world<p>Since 1985, Studio Ghibli have been the world’s primary …

Top 10 Behavioral Interview Questions (And How to Answer Them)

One cliché we’ve all heard is that past behavior predicts future behavior. That may or may not be psychologically sound, but it is the theory behind …

2 Essential Questions You Must Ask Your Future Employer

So often you are worried about your answers during an interview that you may be under-prepared for the questions you need to be asking.<p>In preparing for an interview, you are always focused on how you come off, what your answers will say about you, how you will be evaluated by the employer and if …

How to Find the Sample Size for 8 Common Research Designs

What sample size do we need?<p>It’s consistently among the most common questions I get from researchers.<p>It can be a confusing process, but that’s why we …

Cover letter definites and don’ts, plus 3 examples that landed me interviews

Even in the digital era of professional websites, portfolios, social media and networking, some companies still require a cover letter with job …

The Comprehensive Guide to Finding a Kick-Ass UX Job

I very literally stumbled into my first job out of grad school while walking around employer booths at a conference…I’d had a beer and it was the end …

Level up for UX: Design lessons from video games — Martian Chronicles

Design<p>Alena Kirdina<p>Designer at Evil Martians<p>https://github.com/egodyston<br>• https://twitter.com/egodyston<p>Looking for inspiration to improve the look and …

10 UX Deliverables Top Designers Use | LinkedIn

<i>This article was originally pubished on the</i> <i>Toptal Design Blog</i><i>.</i><p>The work of a UX designer happens in many different environments—from lean startups and …

The One Reason Why You're Not Losing Weight is Simpler Than You'd Think

Just because you’re working your butt off in the gym, sweating profusely, gasping for oxygen, experiencing all the post-workout soreness and seeing your weight dramatically decrease, doesn’t mean you’re burning fat. Yes, the truth really hurts, even more than your muscles do after a week at the gym.<p>…

Fitness

Bestfolios

Showcasing design intern portfolios at top tech companies.

Master Your Craft with These Top UX Tools

When having the right UX tools is the crucial difference between having a highly effective design workflow, and one that’s slow and unproductive, …

UX Guidelines For Fintech

May<p>Financial technology or Fintech for short is broadly defined as any technological innovation in financial services. The products or services are …

UX Design

How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring Apps

How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring AppsHow To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring AppsAlice Кotlyarenko 2018-04-10T13:20:05+02:00 …

Brutalist design is the bad influence we all need

The UX/UI world has gradually come to be dominated by guidelines and aesthetics belonging to companies like Apple or Google.It’s absolutely normal …

User-centered Design

UX Studies & Redesigns You Shouldn’t Miss – Muzli - Design Inspiration

As product designers, we look around for ideas and inspiration. To make it easy for fellow designers, I gathered a list of case studies that have …

How to Extensively Stretch the Background of Your Images

We all have photos that we wish had a wider composition, either because we didn’t own the right lens or because we saw new potential for it in …

Tutorials

This $12 Drugstore Hair Treatment Can Restore a Year’s Worth of Damage

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Palantir has secretly been using New Orleans to test its predictive policing technology

Palantir deployed a predictive policing system in New Orleans that even city council members don’t know about<p>In May and June 2013, when New Orleans’ murder rate was the sixth-highest in the United States, the Orleans Parish district attorney handed down two landmark racketeering indictments against …

Usability First -- Why Usability Design Matters to UI/UX Designers

Usability is an important principle to determine the success of a system. In this post, I will explain why usability design matters to UI/UX designers …

The Value of Design Thinking in Business

Great design is simple, beautiful, and easy to use. It creates a sense of purpose and place. It responds to user needs, and it just works. Aside from …

Design

A Comprehensive Guide To User Experience (UX) Research

Before embarking upon the design phase of any project, it’s critical to undertake some research so that the decisions you make are undertaken from an …

This 1 Celebrity Technique Makes You Instantly More Interesting to Hiring Managers

In my industry, reputation management is a hot topic these days. It used to be only the C-suite needed to worry about their public persona. However, thanks to social media, now we all must consider how we're perceived in the business world. It's never been easier for a hiring manager or potential …

Reputation Management

UX Case Study: Lumosity Mobile App

Nobody can critique a user experience quite like a UX designer, but video game enthusiasts certainly get close. After all, game designers are a …

Call of Duty (Video Game)