Francisco Contel-Martins

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What Goes into a Well-Done Critique

Receiving a critique is probably one of the hardest things we’ll do in our work. Giving one is equally as difficult. It’s hard to do well and easy to …

UX Design

Outcome focused hybrid board ... #kanban https://t.co/iNAbOISOsU

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The 7 Key Principles of Platform Design

To design Strategies that mobilize, in the XXIst Century<p>What is the best way to bring a <i>knowledge framework</i> and model to the world — <i>in the open </i>— to …

Stunning hover effects with CSS variables

I recently got inspired by the playful hover animation on the Grover website. Moving your mouse over the subscribe-button reveals a colorful gradient …

CSS

How to make a video game: Developers say 'anyone can do it'

<b>When you think of game development, you might imagine hundreds of people working at huge studios like Sony or EA.</b><p>But independent developers, or indies, make big games too.<p>These are small teams, often with modest budgets, who make games without creative input from investors.<p>Popular farm simulator …

Game Development

Design Systems at GitHub | CSS-Tricks

By Robin Rendle On July 12, 2018<p>Direct Link →<p>Here’s a nifty post by Diana Mounter all about the design systems team at GitHub that details how the …

Unity Wheel Collider for Motor vehicle Tutorial 2018

<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …

Game Development

The new design tools on the block

1. Whimsical.co<p>Flow chart<p>Most of my projects usually start with a step by step chart. Because, you know, we design experiences and not just a static …

UX Design

I Reviewed 573 UX Designer Portfolios as a Design Chief, and This is What I Want to See In Yours

Let’s say we are recruiting now for a standard UX/UI or product designer position.<p>When I have some applications, I first scroll through their …

7 Rules of Using Radio Buttons vs Drop-Down Menus

Forms are essential parts of user interface whether you are working on mobile apps or web based tools. They are the best source of user interaction. …

UI Design

More Than Pixels: Selling Design Discovery

More Than Pixels: Selling Design DiscoveryMore Than Pixels: Selling Design DiscoveryKyle Cassidy 2018-05-17T14:10:03+02:00 …

UX Design

I'm loving this design maturity model from @jessmcmullin. 100% agree that design maturity should lead to problem reframing and lateral (divergent) strategic thinking. #ux #agile #devops https://t.co/ThSTlKNlMd

Creating Themeable Design Systems

TL;DR: <b>Design systems + CSS Zen Garden = Awesome.</b>Is it possible to create a single design system that powers wildly different-looking brands and …

Bringing CSS smarts to Sketch

Introducing Stackswell, a plugin that streamlines repetitive tasks.<p>As designers, we have made lots of headway in improving the speed at which we …

Patterns ≠ Components

Our Community, not Companies, Should Build Pattern Libraries<p>In “Pattern patter.”, Ethan Marcotte writes yearningly for more design patterns in our …

ScrumStarter - ScrumNeedsDesign: Help Buy Scrum a Design Phase

Roli's Songmaker Kit bundles its best music gear into one package

Roli’s Blocks, a system of portable, modular MIDI controllers for expressive music creation, are some of the most clever gadgets I’ve tried in the past few years. Now the company is combining some of its best gear into one package called the Songmaker Kit, retailing for $649. The Kit has previously …

Gear & Gadgets

User Stories: As a [UX Designer] I want to [embrace Agile] so that [I can make my projects user-centered]

Let’s examine a tool so simple yet so powerful that once you’ve learned about it, you will apply it in all your projects. It is a great design method …

User Stories

Hudl Uniform

Set a color scheme to suit an activity.<p>Different activities are best performed in particular optimal environments. This includes Hudl users’ …

Vue Design System

Vue Design System is a set of organized tools, patterns, and practices that work as the foundation for Vue.js application development. What initially …

Donald Trump Has Been Leaving Steam Reviews of Violent Videogames

<i>Over a year ago, we broke the story that Donald Trump had been maintainging a secret steam account. But after the election the account had gone</i> …

Fonts for Complex Data

Retail displays, packaged goods, financial reports and apps all present readers with a dizzying array of data. Here are a few ways to make quick work …

Typography

How to gain widespread adoption of your design system

Using documentation to cultivate co-ownership between design and development<p><i>This post is the second in a series about</i> <i>HubSpot Canvas</i><i>, our new Design</i> …

Resources for Becoming a UX Designer

Photo by Jessica Ivins<b>Last updated</b>: June 17th, 2018Why I Created this ListI created this list of UX resources for people like you—people who want to …

Tools for Thinking and Tools for Systems

I’ve been obsessed with design tools the past two years, with apps like as Sketch, Figma and Photoshop perhaps being the most prolific of the bunch. …

Gestalt principles in UI design. – Muzli - Design Inspiration

“Great designers understand the powerful role that psychology plays in visual perception. What happens when someone’s eye meets your design …

Mercedes-Benz’s new MBUX in-car assistant and smart UI rocks

It’s rare that I pay much attention to automaker infotainment and multimedia system updates at CES – usually there’s too much going on with autonomy, electrification and mobility services to give it much thought. This year, however, Mercedes-Benz had one of the most interesting announcements at the …

Breakthrough Junior Challenge 2017 | Relativity & The Equivalence of Reference Frames

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