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What a Prototype Is (and Is Not)

<b>A good user experience doesn’t get delivered just like that.</b> It’s the result of the countless hours of efforts spent in the product development …

Prototypes

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happier at Work

Most people I meet assume that if anyone on the planet is happy at work, I am. Their assumption is easy to understand: I co-founded and run a company …

Coding Academy - Learn to Program

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Web Design

Examples of Item Transitions with CSS Animations

Posted· Category: Information, License Free<p>Codrops has shared some inspiration for item transitions with us. There are three different use cases: a …

BirdFlight: a Free Beta Testing Platform for iOS and Android Apps

Mobile app and testing company TestBirds is launching a new free platform today called BirdFlight which allows users to upload and distribute iOS and Android apps to their own testers.<p>The new service adds a free tier to the company’s existing business model of paid-for managed services and testing …

Why Scrum is fundamentally broken (but we still use it)

Scrum is one of the most used project management methodologies in the games industry. I know many companies that use it, including we ourselves at …

The Three Ways That Good Design Makes You Happy

I recently came across this 2003 video by design critic Don Norman in Ted Talks and I thought it’d be wise to share it with you. Norman spends the …

UX Design

5 technologies that are shaping the future of design

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon/Gigaom<p>Theatrical robots. 3D printers that churn out cells. Wearables for infants. These types of …

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Web Design

Asana’s Justin Rosenstein on the One Quality Every Startup Needs to Survive

<b>Justin Rosenstein</b> (right) wasn’t sure what had happened. One of his company’s highest performing engineers seemed to have lost his enthusiasm for the …

Declarative on-Scroll Reveal Animations

Posted· Category: MIT License, Tools<p>ScrollReveal.js <b>is a simple way to create and maintain how elements fade in, triggered when they enter the …

Where to find the best free photos and graphics

This is my collection of the best websites to find free photos, icons and patterns. If you’d like to suggest a resource, send me an email.<p>Photo</i> …

Engines

Sites of the Week: Brandisty, 2nd Floor, Timely and more

Today we're bring nice apps and services to track time, such as Timely and Peak. Also, you need to take a look in a special website with the Formula …

Supercomputer takes 40 minutes to simulate 1 second of a human brain

K, one of the world's fastest supercomputers based in Japan, is capable of 8.162 petaflops of performance, thanks to its insane 82,944 processors. …

Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures (Updated)

Do babies dream when they sleep, or they simply rest peacefully? Queenie Liao, a free-lance artist and mother of three boys living in California, has …

Fairy Tales

Why cards are the future of the web

Cards are fast becoming the best design pattern for mobile devices.<p>We are currently witnessing a re-architecture of the web, away from pages and …

A Handy CSS3 Animation Cheat Sheet

Posted· Category: License Free, Tools<p>The CSS3 Animation Cheat Sheet is a set of preset, plug-and-play animations for your web projects. All you need …

Kevin Weir’s Fantastically Bizarre Historical GIFs

Bringing life to the old, black and white photograph, Kevin Weir'd historical GIFs are a must-see.<p>As cinemagraph GIFs take over the internet, graphic …

Logo Design Guidelines

Design a logo and a visual identity goes way beyond the free form and artistic side of what most people think. There is all the rational part …

Microsoft Wins Mobile Design Battle, Loses War

In 2006, Microsoft introduced the Zune, its ill-fated portable music player. But the Zune legacy lived on with a fresh approach on interface design that led to the launch of Metro, the interface now prevalent in everything Microsoft does, from its mobile efforts, to its flagship Windows operating …

Android Users Spend Significantly Less Time On Apps

<i>Mobile Insights is a daily newsletter from BI Intelligence that collects and delivers the top mobile industry news. It is delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers.</i><p><b>Three Reasons Why iOS Owners Use Their Devices More (ReadWrite)</b><br>The Flurry report also posits three …

Average American Spends an Hour a Day of Quality Time With Their Smartphone

There’s no question that we spend a lot of time staring at our phones, but just how much?<p>Well, on average, it’s about an hour, according to a new …

Tern

Plugins can now have dependencies. If your setup needs to explicitly load them, adjust accordingly<p>The node_exports query type was renamed to exports …

To hell with fear

Or “How I ended up singing my entire talk at Beyond Tellerrand”<p>I feel incredibly fortunate. My job occasionally affords me the opportunity to travel …

Lineup

Pure

A set of small, responsive CSS modules that you can use in every web project.<p>CSS with a minimal footprint.<p>Pure is ridiculously tiny. The entire set …

Cognitive Overhead, Or Why Your Product Isn’t As Simple As You Think

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>David Lieb is co-founder and CEO of</i> <i>Bump</i><i>, creators of the popular app that lets people share contact information, photos, and other content by bumping their phones together.</i> <i>Bump has been downloaded more than 130 million times.</i><p>It’s been hard to ignore the massive shift in the last …

Google’s Conversational Search Now Live In Chrome

Google has quietly rolled out its new conversational search feature in the latest version of its Chrome browser for Windows, Mac and Linux.<p>Users that hit up the Google homepage will now see a small microphone symbol in the right-hand side of the search field, as well as at the top of any page …