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CeramicSpeed debuts groundbreaking DrivEn drivetrain

<i>Bicycle drivetrains have steadily improved over the years, covering shifting precision and smoothness, friction, noise, weight, and what have you.</i> …

Engineering

Going out with a bang: Jamesville’s last custom Harley

I’ve always had a soft spot for the machines built by James Roper-Caldbeck. Back in 2009, when Bike EXIF was only a few months old and still a casual side project, we started featuring Jamesville bikes—which were a breath of fresh air compared to the blinged-out choppers that still dominated the …

Fish

Why is everyone talking about DesignOps now? — and more UX links this week

A weekly selection of UX links, brought to you by your friends at the UX Collective.If you like the links, don’t forget to …

UX Design

UX Design Tools for 2018 (For Mac AND PC)

Because I’m a Mac, and I’m a PC.<p>Okay, so there are <i>a lot</i> of design tools out there these days. A significant amount of discussion is happening around …

Framing

The Resume Is Dead. Here's What Innovative Companies (Including Tesla) Are Using to Hire Instead

Need top talent? Then you need this.<p>In 1998, a study was done that found that previous work experience is actually one of the weakest indicators of future job success. So why do we still rely on it as the primary tool when it comes to hiring?<p>It makes no sense.<p>What does make sense is aggressively …

Employment

You may soon be able to control your home with a smart wall

Stephen Gates, InVision @ Fifteen Seconds Europe 2018

YouTube

Designing a Chatbot

I have been extremely lucky to get a chance on designing a chatbot for one of our clients and the learning in the process has been massive. Most of …

Artificial Intelligence

Power Chart

Power Chart<p>by<p>Like? 2,697 likes<p>Bucket<p>Views 248,717 views<p>#E8E8E8<br>• #CF2256<br>• #EF5F8B<br>• #999C9C<br>• #E75265<br>• #EFB2BE<br>• #F2D1D9<p><b>Energy Predictions</b> It is to predict the usage …

GoDaddy’s new logo proves it: Weird tech branding is dead

RIP, Big Daddy.<p>Jomax Technologies. It wasn’t exactly the name of a company that would popularize a then-esoteric process–web domain registration–with a middle America experimenting with the internet for the first time. So in 1999, a group of employees thought about rebranding, beginning with the …

GoDaddy

8 tips for a great dashboard UI – Muzli -Design Inspiration

The technical age we live in today is evolving each day with various brilliant technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Business …

UI Design

Integrating Privacy by Design Into Your UI Design Strategy

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve noticed an influx of marketing emails declaring changes to terms of service and privacy policies.<p>The …

Privacy

What Happens When Data Scientists and Designers Work Together

Rise Science came to IDEO with a challenge. The young startup had built a robust data platform for college and professional athletes to track their sleep and adjust their behavior so that they played at peak performance. But for the players, the experience was challenging. Rise expected athletes to …

Design

Microsoft launches ambitious blockchain project to help creators get paid

It seems that Microsoft isn’t done experimenting with blockchain technology.<p>Microsoft and Ernst & Young (EY) announced the launch of a blockchain solution for content rights and royalties management on Wednesday.<p>The blockchain solution is first implemented for Microsoft’s game publisher partners. …

Blockchain

Stunning California Mountaintop Getaway Built with Prefab Modules

Looking at this stunning mountaintop retreat, it’s very hard to believe that it is a prefab home. Yet, it is specifically the prefab nature of this …

Prefab Homes

Google’s Machine Learning (AI) Crash Course

Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning, as it’s better known as, is something that has garnered my interest over recent years. I even used the …

Artificial Intelligence

LS9-Powered Chevy Tahoe Fails To Sell

This is one crazy build that could have easily sold…but didn’t.<p>Have you ever seen a classic build that you thought was so hot, you actually wanted to …

Tahoe

Indian FTR 1200 Confirmed for Production, Arriving in 2019

The people have spoken and Indian Motorcycle has listened.<p>Indian Motorcycle<p><b>Year Make Model:</b> Indian FTR 1200, arriving in 2019, model year</b> …

Motorcycles

Junie's Transmission - Dâm-Funk

Here's a $20 arcade cabinet made of cardboard and a Switch

Where Nintendo goes, others follow. Off the back of Nintendo's popular Labo cardboard kits, accessory maker Nyko has concocted its own cardboard creation -- the PixelQuest Arcade Kit. Like Labo, it comes flat-packed as cardboard sheets. Where it differs is that the Arcade Kit doesn't come with any …

Microsoft Office’s new Fluent Design overhaul makes it easier to use

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Microsoft Office

How You Can Improve UX with Microinteractions. Part II

In the first part of the article, I talked about the definitions and types of microinteractions and why they work for your product UX. Here, I will …

UI Design

This was hanging in the bathroom in the restaurant I ate at tonight. Only in China…

Steve Jobs Said Goodbye to Micromanagement. Now His Company Could Be Worth a Trillion

Apple is closing in on being the first company ever to be worth a trillion dollars. Why? Because it's always been treated like a startup.<p>Apple is the most valuable company on the planet. With a market capitalization of more than $950 billion, it could be the first company to reach a trillion market …

Tim Cook

The Wild Life of Suze Randall, Playboy's Legendary Photographer

A rare insight into the secret world of the 72-year-old pornographer from London who charmed her way to the top.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i>.<p>A stuffy male interviewer asks a woman who looks just like Marilyn Monroe if all the filth she has written about herself is true. The …

Physical Education

How Can You Really Tell Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Ask This 1 Simple Question

The answer is an eye-opener.<p>Have you ever thought about the essence of true leadership? How exactly do you define it?<p>Better yet, how do you simply become a good leader in your office or business -- enough so that your employees, peers, and customers will respect you?<p>The answer comes down to a …

Work from Home

13 impressive statistics on user experience

Having trouble getting your organization to realize just how important a great user experience is? Jozef Toth, Senior UX/UI Consultant at Pfizer, …

Use Basic Shapes to Create Awesome Icons

At times it seems that icons are really complex and hard to create. Guess what — it is easier than you think! When it comes to me, my every other …

Smartwatch User Interaction: How Users Interact With a Smartwatch

Interest in smartwatches is on the rise thanks to the recent launch of Apple Watch. Apple Watch sales hit about 2.3 million units just a week before …