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A Cheat Sheet For Winning At Life In Your 20s

If you want something, promise yourself that you’ll at least try no matter how unworthy or unprepared you think you are.<p>Actually learn from your …

10 Things No One Tells You About Sex

1. It is possible to occasionally sleep with your friend without it turning into some big ol’ thing. Why is there such intense debate about this? Why …

Beyond The Button: Embracing The Gesture-Driven Interface

In fact, if you can honestly say that the first iPhone application you designed didn’t have any top or bottom bar elements, get in touch and send …

Leslie's Enchanting Sunlight

Biggest Challenge of Living in a Small Space:<p>I feel like the biggest challenge for me was finding a balance between feeling homey without …

Living Rooms

Creative People Say No

A Hungarian psychology professor once wrote to famous creators asking them to be interviewed for a book he was writing. One of the most interesting …

Writing

Lessons in Creativity.

<i>By</i> <i>Paul Jarvis</i><p>I’ve spent a decade and a half getting paid for creative work and running my own show (also called being a freelance designer). There’s …

Expanded user journey maps: combining several UX deliverables into one useful document

UX deliverables had a rocky year so far. I feel particularly bad for the humble wireframe, which took some serious knocks over the past few months. …

How To Design Pixel Perfect Assets

Assuming that you design your Mobile app in 2x, I know it’s tempting to use automatic tools such as Slicy to create your 1x assets. But it’ll be far …

6 Startup Lessons From Designers At Pinterest, Fuseproject, And Behance

Enrique Allen distills the takeaways from the Designer Founders book series.<p>In 2011, over 60 designers started the Designer Fund, to give angel funding, mentorship, and connections to designers creating businesses with positive social impact. We believe that designers should be part of the DNA of …

Profit

The Design That Conquered Google

Google used to divine good design through data. Fred Gilbert, the lead designer of Google’s social products, says that when he joined the company in 2006, as an intern, and again in 2007, as a designer for Google Maps, “You had to pass tech interviews and be a good front-end coder to be a designer …

How Google Unified Its Products With A Humble Index Card

Search. Google Now. Google+. Google Glass. The common design element is a subtle coup: index cards.<p>If you hadn’t noticed, every Google service has been trending toward a certain understated elegance. The company’s infamous era of championing 41 shades of blue is long over, as the company has …

Google Glass