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The clever design in the game What Now? effectively shows how helpless anxiety can make us feel.
Many people play video games to have fun and relax, but the lo-fi What Now? is neither of those things. Instead, it's a game which seeks to convey the ways stress and anxiety affect the mind.
The game is …Empathy
Given the rise of Agile and Lean UX methodologies in digital design, many are calling into question the value of wireframing. They say the days of …Wireframing
There is a fair amount of perceived innovation in wearable technology that is actually static reproduction of what’s already out there — with many recycled ideas lacking in originality, foresight and plausibility. So how do you break into that market and do it successfully?
You have to look beyond …Emotions
How to Improve Retention With Design: 3 UX Laws to Retain Users
“Customer satisfaction is worthless. Customer loyalty is priceless.” — Jeffrey …UX Design
The wheel of progress is changing what we think of as “new” or “old,” and users can easily scorn the sites and apps they loved only a few months ago. But for every door that technology closes, a new one is opened.
Below we’ve collected some of the modern IxD techniques that users are flocking to. …Fashion Trends
Recently, I had a project in which I needed to produce high-fidelity screens for a tablet. I was to present these screens on the device …
I recently did some research on a UI pattern called “natural language forms” and got quite excited about it. Although those kinds of forms aren’t …Natural Language
There are some great debates and articles in the UI/UX designer world about “Should we use hamburger menus in our products?”.
If you are interested in …UX Design
What matters is screens, not devices. Mobile app driven companies are now building complimentary web apps.
For a number of years now, we’ve all been …Intercom
Empty states are often an afterthought for most designers.
The homepage and payment cart, for example, might be the most prioritized feature in your …Information Architecture
The history of Western architecture can teach us a lot about the evolution of web design. As forms of art, both are defined by several factors:
Editor’s Note: This article contains many video examples that show functional animation. Therefore, it may take longer to load on slow …UX Design
It’s time to
Rethink the airline
I’ve boarded 14 planes in the
last two months
There is something thrilling about flying – soaring thousands …Boarding Pass
Jerry Cao is a UX content strategist at UXPin — the wireframing and prototyping app. To learn how to master the art of modern interaction design, check out the free e-book Interaction Design Best Practices. The book teaches with 30+ examples from companies like AirBnB, Google, Apple, Etsy, and …Interaction Design
AMA with Facebook Product Designer, Kristina Varshavskaya
March 27th, 2015 via Day One: Design
A significant speed-bump for the beginner or young …UI Design
How Slack stole a multi-billion dollar market by becoming everyone’s favorite sassy robot sidekick.
“So what’s the secret behind Slack? What did you …Slack
While he never lived to see the Internet, engineering psychologist Paul Fitts nonetheless had a huge influence on digital design with his 1954 …Information Architecture
Hang around software companies long enough and you'll certainly hear someone proclaim "the best interface is invisible." While this adage seems …Invisible
Five simple steps product designers can use to build better web apps.
On small teams where time resources are limited user experience can often be …UX Design
Some icons are verbs, some icons are nouns
Getting fluent at the language of iconography
You see icons everywhere now, in websites, in apps, in software. …Language
The world is full of poorly designed experiences. By identifying and sharing them, maybe we can shrink their numbers. Here we've got some examples of …Netflix
What tool would you use to hit a nail in? Only a hammer comes to mind. This is because a hammer’s form meets that specific function. It’s form …Wireframing
The ultimate goal of usability tests is to obtain the necessary information which will give you the possibility to make an interface so simple and …Information Architecture
By the feedly team
A couple of weeks ago I wrote An Exploration in Material Design after attending a workshop at Google HQ where I explored what …Material Design
One of the hardest parts of being an entrepreneur is getting early tractions. Here are a few hacks to help you get there.
Getting people to use your product is tough. The odds are stacked against you. People are bombarded with new apps and gadgets to try all the time that finding a way to …
As we near deliveries of Apple Watch on April 24th, many of us will be looking for our favorite apps to compliment our newly purchased wrist gadget. …Personalized News
How It All Got Started
Sparkbox and CodePen have had many awesome conversations over the years. We've laughed together at conferences, …Design Language
The fine folks over at Bohemian Coding built Sketch specifically for designers who make things for screens, so it’s a natural for prototyping.Here …Opacity