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Weekly Inspiration for Designers #130 – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Design

Designing at scale: How industry leaders leverage design systems

Design leaders from Google, Spotify, Stealth Startup, and Gigster share their thoughts on design systems—and their predictions for the future.<p>In …

UX Design

Tools for Remote, Collaborative UX Design

In my monthly column <i>Ask UXmatters</i>, our expert panel answers readers’ questions about a variety of user experience matters. To receive their answers …

Design

UX missing piece

But, I feel something went horribly wrong.<p>This trend, and my point, is exemplified by dribbble. An unscalable mountain of magnificent interactions, …

UX Design

Move Slowly and Fix Things – Signal v. Noise

People can’t decide whether Twitter is the next YouTube, or the digital equivalent of a hula hoop. To those who think it’s frivolous, Evan Williams …

Evan Williams

The rise of complex conversational interfaces

We are witnessing the emergence of a new type of conversational interfaces. You may be used to the idea of chatting with a Slack chatbot or talking …

UX Design

The Morality of Manipulation

Let’s admit it, we in the consumer web industry are in the manipulation business. We build products meant to persuade people to do what we want them …

Pacman

Better Grid Systems in UI Design Tools

In the first part of this article, “<b>Are Grid Systems Still Relevant in Digital Product Design?</b>”, I took a look at the history of grid systems and …

Digital Design

An Interview With Ken Wong, Lead Designer of Monument Valley

Ryan Cash & Eli Cymet from Snowman have kindly allowed us to share highlights from episode one of their podcast Art & Craft in which they interview …

Game Development

Spectacular Design. Elements of Cinema App UI.

Going to the cinema is always a nice way of entertainment. The young and old like watching their favorite films on the large screens while eating …

UX Design

A brief guide to psychology principles in UX design

<b>In this week’s #UXchat, we’re discussing various psychology principles and their relevance in UX design.</b> We recently explored the subject in-depth in …

THE LOOP, a short documentary about design thinking at IBM

General Manager of Design at IBM Phil Gilbert and his team have achieved something remarkable over the past 4 years—they’ve created a design thinking …

Design Thinking

The Pocket Guide to Creativity

Ever been labelled as the ‘creative’ person in the room, but found yourself falling dismally short of anything that feels like an original …

Creativity

A Comprehensive Guide To Web Design

<i>(This is a sponsored post)</i>. Web design is tricky. Designers and developers have to take a lot of things into account when designing a website, from …

Web Design

When UX Puts Lives on the Line

<i>We look at how designing a robotic arm used in neurosurgery came down to UX 101, and how one hospital has doctors and designers working together to</i> …

UX Design

How we adapted the Booking.com mobile site for the iPhone X notch.

“A screen isn’t necessarily a rectangle anymore…”<p>The problem<p>When an iPhone X is rotated into landscape orientation, the area available for content on …

Web Development

Affordance and Its Future In Designing Interfaces

<b>A situation where an object’s sensory characteristics intuitively imply its functionality and use. — Crowdcube source??</b><p>A situation where an object’s …

Usability

Devices

Images and Sketch files of popular devices.

UX, MVP And Agile, Oh My!

What is the best way to build a fantastic user experience in the shortest amount of time?<p>You could ask a hundred UX designers and not get the same …

UX Design

The Enterprising Designer: Beyond Consumer Product Design

<i>Which is better: A career in consumer product design or a career in enterprise product design?</i><p>It’s a question that has followed me around for most of …

Product Design

Weekly Inspiration for Designers #129 – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Design

How I Redesign - Neiman Marcus iOS App

Neiman Marcus, is an American Flagship department store which is among the most prestigious luxury stores. However, its iOS App is barely …

eCommerce

Lenovo’s VP of Design on how the retro ThinkPad lured in millennials

Lenovo has recently updated some of its PC lines, particularly with its latest refresh, which includes the Yoga 720 and brand-new Yoga 920. Look …

Laptops

The 6 Things People Won’t Tell You About Leadership in the Design Industry

When we think about the skills we want to learn, we often think about hard skills such as systems, research, visuals and so on. What most young …

Leadership

Tips for starting or growing your career as a UX Designer

As a UX Manager at Google and organizer of XX+UX events in NYC, I often talk to people who are interested in starting or growing their careers in UX …

UX Design

Design Education’s Big Gap: Understanding the Role of Power

Conventional design education believes that by training the mind and the hand, a designer can solve just about any problem. In many ways, this works …

UX Design

The Most Important Rule in UX Design that Everyone Breaks

The Most Important Rule in Product Design, and Possibly Life Management<p>There is one principle of organization that every human should adhere to, …

UX Design

I don’t care if you love red: how to work with your UX team, not against them

Before I discovered technology, movies were my first love.<p>I remember sitting in a dark theatre, absorbed by the story on the screen, yet suddenly …

UX Design