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UI Motion: A Beautiful Problem Solver to Improve UX

Why do users love motion so much?<p>The answer is simple, because motion supports the essence of real-time interaction. It creates the same emotional …

UI Design

Meet Fluent, Microsoft’s New Design System

You're reading Meet Fluent, Microsoft’s New Design System, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

20 Essential UX Apps and Tools for Designers

Interested in developing your UX design skills? Here are some excellent UX apps and tools for designers that can hep you improve your skills. These …

Micro-Scale Modeling: How to Construct Tiny, Intricate Worlds From Ordinary Materials

<b>Joshua Smith</b>, a miniaturist and former stencil artist based in South Australia, constructs tiny, intricate worlds for a living. His work, which …

Watch Pink Floyd rehearsal footage from 1969

The clip was filmed at the Royal Festival Hall<p><b>Pink Floyd</b> have shared rehearsal footage taken in 1969.<p>The clip finds the band performing “<b>The</b> …

The best YouTube channels for designers and developers

YouTube is slowly becoming the new TV – and people are relying more and more on it to get updates on the topics they care about. Here are…Continue …

30 Examples of Innovative Navigation Experiences

In this article we want to go beyond the common and safe navigation patterns that provide an easy and natural way to access content. Everybody knows …

UI Design

Scientific Thinking For Better Design

There’s been a lot of buzz about design thinking. What it means, how to apply its principles, and even if it’s a new concept.<p>While design thinking is …

How do you know when a design fails a usability test?

A handy technique I learned from the wrong job…Years ago, I spent an awkward patch of my career as an instructional designer, creating courses for …

The Best Questions to Ask in Every Job Interview Round

While it’s true you can never be completely sure about how well you’ll adjust to working with a new boss, company, or team until you’ve actually …

Asking the Right User Experience Questions

Few things are more revealing than watching just a few users attempt tasks on a website or software.<p>But while you’re watching users you should ask …

5 Most Popular Frameworks for Mobile Development

Mobile app development is currently at its peak, with a lot of developers jumping on the bandwagon to cash in on this lucrative field. However, the …

Web Development

19 Urban Legends From Your Childhood That Are Still Scary As Hell

The kinds of stories that scar you for life.<p>"This has creeped me out ever since I heard it: One night there was a man walking alone in the woods. He noticed that it was getting dark outside and he needed to find a place to sleep. Eventually he came across a cabin and decided it would suffice. When …

Design a Perfect Search Box

Search box is a combination of input field and submit button. One may think that the search box doesn’t need a design; after all, it’s just two …

Reflect drops public beta to power developer-first data visualization

Data visualization has been done — there are publicly traded, interactive, real-time and, heck, even artificially intelligent companies promising data visualization. But despite all the noise, Portland-based Reflect is making a go of it in the space, opening up its public beta today. By putting …

St. Vincent's Sleek Ernie Ball Collaboration Is An 'Equal-Opportunity' Guitar

Because — duh — all guitars are.<p>When Annie Clark, aka St. Vincent, announced the release of her guitar design collaboration with Ernie Ball manufacturers on Instagram in mid-2015, she described it as “a tool that would be ergonomic, lightweight, and sleek.”<p>The angular aesthetic of her design is …

In 2010, Swedish graphic designer Viktor Hertz started working on illustrations as a hobby away from his daytime job. “It all started with film posters, where I took movies and tried to depict them with this pictogram language that you see in airports and restaurants.” In his current project, Hertz …

Film Posters

Design principle: The power of desire lines

Here is this week’s design principle post. It is focused on desire lines or desire paths, whichever you prefer.<p><i>Check last week post:</i><p>O.K. Let’s get …

Best Practices for Split Screen Design

One screen divided in two. More and more websites are using design patterns that include two vertical panels placed side by side. Split-screen design …

New Behance concept looks like a killer app

Behance is an essential resource for designers and creatives, whether you want to show off your latest work, find some inspiration or even if you're …

Facts About Tardigrades

Tardigrades, often called water bears or moss piglets, are near-microscopic animals with long, plump bodies and scrunched-up heads. They have eight …

Biology

Adobe's slick UX design tool receives major update

Yesterday saw a milestone beta launch from Adobe, with the computer software company announcing new features in Adobe XD that allow users to share …

Netflix’s new design series spreads the wrong idea about design

There’s drama behind every designed object.<p>Design is the animating force behind brands, buildings and interfaces, and so an engrossing series that explains to a general audience what actually goes on behind the scenes was long overdue. Many designers hoped that Netflix’s <i>Abstract: The Art of Design</i> …

Jackson Pollock

UI Animation: Please Use Responsibly

The explosion of prototyping tools in the past few years has given designers an opportunity to create detailed interactions. Designers are…Continue …

Adesso AKB-636 Mechanical Keyboard Inspired By Retro Typewriters Now Available For $100

If you have been patiently waiting for the retro typewriter inspired mechanical keyboard to be launched by Adesso, which takes the form of the Adesso …

How To Use Shadows And Blur Effects In Modern UI Design

When you examine the most successful interaction designs of recent years, the clear winners are those who provide an excellent functionality. While …

This flying motorcycle is straight out of Star Wars

We've been obsessed with making the Star Wars speeder bikes come true, and now, a Russian startup has finally made it happen.<p>'HoverSurf' have …

Drones

Motion design: UI and UX Collection

Motion design is intrinsically useful for product design, especially when designing for mobile devices. Even experience designers might have a …

Why developers also need design inspiration – Muzli -Design Inspiration

I have always been a fan of that thin line between web design and development. It’s always been exciting to cross it any time an opportunity comes …

Titanium Key Organiser And Pocket Knife (video)

If you are searching for a convenient way to carry keys as well as have access to a few extra functions, you might be interested in this new titanium …