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Trump is creating his American caliphate, and democracy has no defence | Nesrine Malik

Officials quoting a holy text to justify repressive policies is something we who grew up in the Arab world have seen before<p>If there was a dictator’s playbook, the Donald Trump administration would now be on the “Instrumentalise Religion” chapter. Last week, in what sounded like the launch of a US …

Donald Trump

Replacing jQuery With Vue.js: No Build Step Necessary

It’s been impossible to ignore all of the hype surrounding JavaScript frameworks lately, but they might not be the right fit for your projects. …

5 things you didn't know you could do with HTML

Let’s face it, web development can easily become a mess. HTML, CSS and JavaScript have all evolved from humble origins over many years, and are …

This trick can get you an entire row to yourself on an economy flight — for no extra cost

Blogger Gilbert Ott is an expert at finding cheap flights, scoring first class flights, and jaunts on private jets using air miles — but he also knows about how to make an economy flight feel a little more luxurious.<p>There's even a trick he uses to get the best seat in economy class — and it's given …

Watch Aaron Draplin design a logo in 15 minutes

It's fun to watch an A-list designer like Aaron Draplin (creator of Field Notes notebooks) how he goes about designing a new logo. Here, he was …

Get ready for magic morphing fonts in your browser

If you like websites that look polished and load faster, good news: A technology called OpenType Variable Fonts is about to arrive.<p>Adobe, Microsoft, Google and Apple created OpenType Variable Font technology in 2016 so designers and website developers could customize their typefaces. A font adapted …

20 essential browser extensions for web pros

Modern web browsers are tremendously versatile, to a large part by virtue of the wide range of third-party extensions that can be used to add extra …

20 Inspiring Mobile Login Forms

The following article brings you 20 <i>inspiring mobile login forms</i> that will teach you some new styles and design techniques for designing mobile forms. …

UI Design

20 Tools To Help You Create Beautiful Color Palettes

Colors not only reflect your ideas, virtues and add a great visual effect but highly influence human emotions and behavior. However, choosing the right color palette for your project, website or business can be a difficult task.<p>Lucky for you, today I’m sharing a list of 20 tools to help you create …

UI Design

Graphic Design: Paper Craft Project Inspired by The Little Prince

Le Petit Prince is a graphic design project created and shared by Rafa Miqueleto. It was a commissioned work done inspired by The Little Prince …

Graphic Design

Microsoft’s design video features a completely redesigned desktop and email app

Microsoft introduced its new Fluent Design System today at Build, which it believes will usher the company into the future with a whole new look and feel for its products. The design language focuses on five areas: light, depth, motion, material, and scale. In between talk of what all these choices …

Microsoft launches the Fluent Design System, its take on Google’s Material Design

At its Build developer conference in Seattle, Microsoft today announced Fluent Design, its design system for building user interfaces across devices. In many ways, the ideas behind Fluent resemble those of Google’s Material Design language. The main purpose here is to give developers access to a …

Material Design

Stop using device breakpoints - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

I see it all the time. Designers, and developers alike, setting breakpoints according to their favourite device. When will we learn from our past …

Web Development

Google created a bot that turns your rough doodles into better drawings

AutoDraw is Google’s latest AI experiment<p>This week, we were blessed with AutoDraw. Google’s latest artificial intelligence experiment is an automated drawing bot that takes your doodles and replaces them with better ones. Google calls it “a drawing tool for the rest of us.” A way for anyone, on any …

Artificial Intelligence

Adobe Is Building An AI To Automate Web Design. Should You Worry?

An experimental Adobe project brings machine learning and artificial intelligence to the graphic and web design worlds. That might not be a bad thing.<p>Adobe, one of the world’s largest and most powerful software companies, is trying something new: It’s applying machine learning and image recognition …

Machine Learning

Announcing Winners of the 2016 UX Magazine Awards!

February 17, 2017Academic Program<b>Award description:</b><br>For as vast and influential as experience design has become, there are too few academic programs …

Inspiration for Search UI Effects

View demo Download sourceToday we’d like to share a couple of ideas for search interaction effects with you. Mainly, we’d like to provide you with …

The psychology of why 94 deaths from terrorism are scarier than 301,797 deaths from guns

According to the New America Foundation, jihadists killed 94 people inside the United States between 2005 and 2015. During that same time period, 301,797 people in the US were shot dead, Politifact reports.<p>At first blush, these numbers might seem to indicate that Donald Trump’s temporary ban on …

Chapman University

Form Design for Complex Applications

13 ways to present forms and the future of data input<p>From complex ERP systems to Facebook, applications make meaning out of input. The form — in its …

For Designers: The Cool Design Tools You Should Try In 2017

<i>Stage & Gallery: “Stage is an interaction prototyping tool, while Gallery is a collaboration tool for designers.”</i><p><b>2016 may not</b> be the best year in …

20 Rising Web Development And Design Blogs To Follow In 2017

A year ago I listed 25 promising digital design blogs to follow. When you look back, you notice how much have changed. If you’re aiming to become a successful entrepreneur or a freelancer, you must learn marketing, design and web development.<p>Today I’m sharing a handy list of 20 rising web …

Web Design

Design and prototyping tool Marvel scores £4M Series A led by BGF Ventures

Hot on the heels of its acquisition of POP, design and prototyping platform Marvel is disclosing that it has raised £4 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is BGF Ventures, with participation from previous backers including Index Ventures, Connect Ventures, Inreach Ventures, Andy …

Prototyping

The future of front-end development is design

Carson Miller Contributor<p>Carson Miller is head of digital at Fahrenheit 212, an innovation strategy and design firm now part of Capgemini Consulting.<p>Should we make our kids learn to code? This question was posed to me at a recent dinner party. As one of the only people in our social circle who has …

UX Design

All of the World’s Extraordinary Sites on One Map

Atlas Obscura has reviewed 10,000 amazing places.<p><i>Atlas Obscura</i> is dedicated to discovering the strangest, most incredible and downright curious …

Google’s AI creates its own inhuman encryption

What happens when you tell two smart computers to talk to each other in secret and task another AI with breaking that conversation? You get one of the coolest experiments in cryptography I’ve seen in a while.<p>In short, Google Brain researchers have discovered that the AI, when properly tasked, …

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The Best UI/UX Design Books & Resources for Designers

Want to be an excellent designer? Looking for the best UI/UX books and resources? Nowhere to go or to gain the right and effective channel for …

Google is making it easier for anyone to design beautiful apps

New collaboration tools for designers embrace the Material Design philosophy<p>Google is launching a new suite of tools meant to make it easier for designers and app makers to collaborate. It’s partially an expansion of Google’s Material Design efforts, which launched two years ago as a way to rethink …

Variable fonts, a new kind of font for flexible design

Just minutes ago, at the ATypI conference in Warsaw, the world was introduced to a new kind of font: a <b>variable</b> font. Jointly developed by Apple, …