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Skeleton: Responsive CSS Boilerplate

A dead simple, responsive boilerplate.<p>Light as a feather at ~400 lines & built with mobile in mind.<p>Styles designed to be a starting point, not a UI …

Web Development

This is the logo for climate change, designed by the guy who made 'I♥NY'

Legendary designer Milton Glaser goes green with his latest work<p>Milton Glaser is one of the greatest graphic designers in the world, having created the seminal "I♥NY" logo back in 1977, <i>New York Magazine,</i> and an iconic 1966 poster of Bob Dylan. But his latest work may be his most important yet: a …

10 Questions to Ask When Optimizing Your Website for Mobile Users

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Americans can’t get enough of their smartphones. Most of us compulsively check them countless times a day, then stash them by our bedsides at night, according to the Pew Research Center. We’re hooked on them because they make our lives …

Redesigning Google: how Larry Page engineered a beautiful revolution

<i>By Dieter Bohn and Ellis Hamburger</i><p>Something strange and remarkable started happening at Google immediately after Larry Page took full control as CEO in 2011: it started designing good-looking apps.<p>Great design is not something anybody has traditionally expected from Google. Infamously, the company …

Watch this: iconic typeface designers reveal the secrets of their craft

The mini documentary <i>Font Men</i> by Dress Code goes behind the closed doors of Hoefler & Frere-Jones, one of the most prestigious type companies in the world serving the likes of <i>The New York Times</i>, <i>Esquire</i>, and Nike. It's a poignant and insightful six-minute video that shows the partners talking about …

Mobile Infovis and Dataviz Pattern

Tablets

Designing News: Changing the World of Editorial Design and Information Graphics

The book suggestion of this week is titled Designing News: Changing the World of Editorial Design and Information Graphics by Francesco Franchi. In …

Frere-Jones is suing Hoefler for half of the world’s preeminent digital type foundry

Hoefler & Frere-Jones, the preeminent digital type foundry, has broken out into civil war.<p>Type designer Tobias Frere-Jones claims he has been cheated out of his half of the company by his business partner, Jonathan Hoefler. In a blistering lawsuit filed today in New York City, Frere-Jones says he …

Typography

What Does a UX Designer Actually Do? — SitePoint

I still remember the first time I came across the term “User Experience Designer”. It was years ago, embedded in the email signature of a friend of …

Siteseekr Architectural Tourism App by Linda Feinberg

Drilling down into a detailed database of American architecture is made practically sexy, and at least, handy, with the <b>Siteseekr Architectural</b> …

The Visual Wit of Designer Alan Fletcher Is Now Online

All work and no play infuses graphic design with a corporate dullness, but that was never the case with Alan Fletcher. The British graphic designer …

How GitHub Uses “Deprivation Testing” To Hone Product Design

By Chris Dannen7 minute Read<p>In an oddly furnished room in their office, I sat down recently with Chrissie Brodigan, design and UX researcher at …

Field Trip for Android gets updated with over 80 countries, auto-translation

Niantic Labs' Field Trip is a location-discovery app that runs in the background during your aimless wanderings, piping up when you stumble across something notable. Unfortunately, for software designed to help you travel, it'd only made the one journey outside the US itself -- to the UK, and no …

Type at work in the real world.

Typography