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Thinking About Design Thinking

I had a great morning convo with my Automattic Design colleague Mike Shelton that took me down the rabbit hole of successive Google image searches …

Want to Change a Bad Habit Forever? Here Are the 4 Proven Steps to Make the Change Stick.

Everyone has bad habits. Not everyone is successful at getting rid of them. Find out the why and the how to.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a few key ways, our bad habits aren’t too different from our good ones.<p>They are both created to meet our needs, for instance. …

Understanding The Scope of Lean UCD Methodology

from Using the User-Centered Design (UCD) and Human-Centered Design (HCD) Methodologies, this is an attempt to capture the meaning and to introduce …

UX Design

15 vegetables you didn't know you could eat and grow again

1 of 15<p>Fast, Cheap and Good<p>Romaine Lettuce<p>Eating salad will feel <i>way</i> more satisfying once you grow those healthy greens on your own. Just stick your …

35 Extreme Penny Pinching Tips for Saving Real Money

So you need to do some extreme penny pinching; You want to put your pennies in a vice and squeeze every morsel of buying power out of them. Let’s do …

Personal Finance

Acassuso House / VDV ARQ

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is built on an irregular corner lot, with 297 m2, located in a low-density residential …

7 Takeaways in the Success of Elon Musk for Young Entrepreneurs

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Elon Musk is among the top entrepreneurs who are in the news almost every day and have a vast impact …

Get the MacOS Sierra wallpaper right now

You'll need to stick it out until fall for the update to the new operating system, but there's no wait for MacOS Sierra's beautiful default wallpaper.<p>You'll need to wait a little longer for MacOS Sierra -- July for the public beta, sometime in the fall for the final release -- but you can outfit …

Operating Systems

Articles about impressive 20 foot skylight transforms jumbled chicago home on Dwell.com - Dwell

By opening up the atrium of a historic residence in Chicago, an architect shows it may take more than a first (or second) draft...<p>The desert, a wilderness of rock and hardscrabble, has had a profound impact on human culture, design and our collective...<p>A decade in the making, an unused 2.7-mile …

Architecture

Design Fundamentals: 3 Key Practices for Building Your Own Design Process

<i>This post was written by Cooper Intern Alex Mandel</i><p>A strong design process is the cornerstone of creating a great user experience. But finding one …

Designing for Apple Watch: Getting Started

You're reading Designing for Apple Watch: Getting Started, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Apple Watch

Why Product Thinking is the next big thing in UX Design

<i>Life’s too short to build something nobody wants…</i><p>When thinking of User Experience, we often think of a simple, beautiful, and easy to use feature-set …

Product Management

The future of flat design

Flat will also continue to evolve to incorporate more images.<p>Many of the flat or almost flat sites hitting the web today include photos, something very few early flat sites had. Flat-style colors and typography paired with great images reflect hints of a flat aesthetic that is comfortable with …

UI Design

The future of cards in Web design

According to The Complete Guide to an Effective Card-Style Interface Design: “The best card design is simple. It also features a rich content experience. For a successful card-style project, both of these elements must be present. But there are plenty of other design techniques that can add to …

How to make £50,000 from doing the things you love

Cato Hoeben quit the grind to reinvent himself as a 'lifestyle entrepreneur’ – here's how he did it<p>Before I fell in love with a beautiful Spanish girl, I rarely thought about work/life balance. I was living with friends in London and working at a media production company where I created online GCSE …

Entrepreneurship

Articles about 6 ways use bamboo modern home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design element, wood.<p>If you feel like you're seeing all the same decorating ideas over and over and would rather take a fresh approach to your...<p>If you have a …

Prefab Homes

4 Lessons On Great Logo Design From Siegel+Gale

Siegel+Gale’s Brian Rafferty explains why the best logos are the simplest ones, and why new logo backlash is something every brand should expect.<p>What makes a logo successful? Ask a dozen different designers, and you’ll get a dozen different answers. But how do you quantify a logo’s excellence, or …

Can Design Save Comments From The Trolls?

Civil Comments is a new platform that could make Internet comment sections worth reading again.<p>Internet comments are broken. A small population of abusive trolls have ruined Internet commenting for everyone. On this, pretty much everyone can agree. What people can’t agree on is what to do about it. …

Architizer

Articles about 5 water features we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Water in your garden provides all sorts of fantastic aesthetic and practical benefits.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las …

San Francisco

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Design

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

How to root Galaxy Alpha LTE (SM-G850F) on stock Android firmware with CF-Auto-Root

You can now root the international European variant of Galaxy Alpha (SM-G850F), powered with Exynos octa-core processor, using Chainfire's …

J. M. Weston - Plein Soleil - Ape to Gentleman

The Plein Soleil collection by J. M. Weston Artistic Director; Michel Perry landed in our inbox at the perfect time. As the weather turns from spring …

Casual Elegance with Common Projects - Ape to Gentleman

With the first warm rays of spring bathing the UK over the last week we feel it’s time to officially retire the winter footwear and opt for something …

Men's Fashion

Three of The Best: Boat (Deck) Shoes - Ape to Gentleman

Initially designed quite literally as shoes for boats, boat shoes were first introduced in the 1930’s by a seaman in the US Navy going by the name of …

Shoes

See All the Looks From the Oscars Red Carpet

Is the McLaren P1 going to completely re-set the bar for performance cars on the Nürburgring? More -> http://bit.ly/14WKk1E