Jan Nikander

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25 No-Cook Dinner Recipes When Nights Are Hot and You Need Something Light

Maybe it's hot out, maybe you're just feeling lazy; whatever the reason, sometimes you just want to skip using the oven or stove for dinner. You might need something a little lighter, more refreshing, and healthier, of course. For those times, look to these recipes to help you out. Not a single one …

Healthy Eating

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

What is a Design System, Why It Is Important and What to Include

<b>What is a design system</b>, why is it important and what do you include in one?<p>Over the last few years, design systems have become a popular, hot topic …

9 Rules For UX Design

Websites designed with user experience (UX) in mind have much better chances of establishing loyal users and improving conversion rates. In fact, the …

Hello tensorflow

<b>Machine Learning (ML)</b> is the dope new thing that everyone’s talking about, because it’s really good at learning from data so that it can predict …

25 Fresh JS Animations You’ll Want To Use

<b>JavaScript</b> is used to create sites, animate them and give them value and authenticity, which make visitors have an exciting experience.<br>Today’s …

Weekly News for Designers № 437

Make Frontend Sh!t Again – 1995 is alive and well again, including the “Netscape Now” button! <br>7 Rules of Using Radio Buttons vs Drop-Down Menus – A …

You Can Send Invisible Messages With Subtle Font Tweaks

If you’re grasping for the deeper meaning of an essay or article, consider the possibility that it may not be in the words themselves, but hidden in …

Columbia University

Low-code platforms: A cheat sheet

Businesses that can't hire developers can still create apps using low-code platforms. Here is everything you need to know about how low-code …

Adjust these Facebook privacy settings to protect your personal data | ZDNet

​Facebook knows a lot about you<p>Facebook knows a lot about you. And so do the third-party app makers and partners in the social network's …

In Defense of Design Thinking, Which Is Terrible

Last week I took part in the Third Annual Phil Patton Lecture, hosted by the Masters Program in Design Research…

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 …

UI Design

Where Neuroscience Stands in Understanding Consciousness

Many scientists, even physical scientists, assert that the Holy Grail of science is to understand human consciousness. This human state is even hard …

Neuroscience

If Today Is Arm Day, Here Are 59 of the Most Effective Moves You Can Do

Add these moves to your strength training routine to sculpt and strengthen your arms and upper back. Some involve dumbbells and some use just your own bodyweight, but they all target and tone your upper body. As a bonus, a bunch of these moves also work your lower body and core at the same time! …

27 Easy Pasta Recipes That Don't Use Sauce From A Jar, Because You Deserve Better

There's a time and a place for jarred tomato sauce. This is not it.<p>You want to make dinner with your eyes closed and both hands tied behind your back, right? It’s just a guess, based on the internet’s mass hysteria over sheet pan dinner recipes and 3-ingredient weeknight wonders.<p>There’s only one …

Cooking

Best Free Web Icon Packs for 2018

You're reading Best Free Web Icon Packs for 2018, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

Graphics

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Here Are A Bunch Of Ultimate Comfort Foods From Around The World

Feed your body and your soul.

Low-Hanging Fruits For Enhancing Mobile UX

Good UX is what separates successful apps from unsuccessful ones. Customers are won and lost every day because of good or bad user experience design. …

Web Design

IDEO builds interactive font map using artificial intelligence

<b>in an exercise to investigate the ways in which machine learning can be applied to various creative challenges, designers at IDEO are bringing</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

The 35 Most Instagrammable Recipes We've Ever Made

We've combed our archives for dishes that are all about the beauty shot<p>We can't stop scrolling through the gorgeous food photos all over our …

Pimento Grilled Cheese

We're no strangers to a good grilled cheese sandwich. From a bagel grilled cheese to one filled with ricotta and berries, we've seen, and happily …

The rules of responsive web typography

Responsive web typography is tough – you need to have both design chops and technical know-how. But however tricky it might be, getting it wrong …

A Step-by-Step Guide for Starting a New App Design Project in Sketch

Sketch Tutorials<p>And why I never, EVER start them from scratch.<p><b>I’m a firm believer in transparency, so before we start, I owe you this:</b><br>Portions of …

Get Started with Design Thinking

Design thinking is a methodology for creative problem solving. You can use it to inform your own teaching practice, or you can teach it to your …

Recipe: Spaghetti alla Norma, a real taste of Sicily

A big bowl of Spaghetti alla Norma is truly the essence of Sicilian cuisine. I first ate it in Ragusa many years ago. It’s a tomato and aubergine …

The best, most creative newsletters by designers for designers

This week we’ve decided to curate some of the coolest design newsletters with unique concepts. People in the design industry tend to be hungry to learn more and develop their skills, so the personal digests below are a great way to do that while staying updated on the latest news in the vast world …

The 27 Best Free Fonts You Can Download

Finding stylish fonts for your design projects can be a major time sink -- especially when you have to wade through seemingly endless pages of …

Typography

Readers’ recipe swap: Tofu | Dale Berning Sawa

Firm or silken, your recipes prove that proper tofu should be at the centre of a meal, not on the sidelines.<p>It’s a shame, I feel, that for many people tofu is a flavourless meat substitute, to be overloaded with all the flavour it doesn’t naturally come with. Of course, if you only encounter it in …