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4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Self-improvement

From Apple products to DIY and fashion: how grey became the colour of the decade

At Topshop in London's Oxford Circus, the outlook is misty. Faded varsity sweatshirts and charcoal leggings hang on the rails. Teenage girls weave in and out of the aisles dressed in grey-marl jogging bottoms. Outside, office workers charge down the pavements wearing tailored herringbone jackets …

Designing For Emotion With Hover Effects

<i>The blink rate of Apple’s MacBook in sleep mode falls within the average breathing rate of a resting adult. (Image source: Michael Stillwell)</i><p>To take …

parallax.js

WOW, that's deep man! <b>parallax.js</b> reacts to the orientation of your smart device, offsetting layers depending on their depth within a scene... Oh, you …

iO Case Study

How GitHub Uses “Deprivation Testing” To Hone Product Design

By Chris Dannen7 minute Read<p>In an oddly furnished room in their office, I sat down recently with Chrissie Brodigan, design and UX researcher at …

UX Design

Useful Design Mockups for your Portfolio

With summer here it's the perfect time to take a moment in the sun to update your portfolio. With that in mind, we've selected a few useful design …

Graphic Design

Adapting To A Responsive Design (Case Study)

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iOS 7

Earlier this week, Apple announced and previewed iOS 7. As widely expected, it sports a new interface aesthetic characterised by strong, simple …

Google Will Soon Launch Google Web Designer, A Free HTML5 Development Tool For Creating Web Apps, Sites And Ads

Google will soon launch Google Web Designer, an HTML5 development tool for “creative professionals.” The service, Google says, will launch within “the coming months” and is meant to “empower creative professionals to create cutting-edge advertising as well as engaging web content like sites and …

Improve prioritized feature lists by adding more dimensions

Ken Norton wrote a really nice post about the problem with prioritized feature lists in product development, using his team’s early work on Google …

5 Pillars of Successful Mobile Design

Designing for mobile has evolved dramatically. Users now expect fast, immersive mobile experiences, and catering to this is increasingly …

Home

End Of Life Notice<p>We have made the tough decision to stop developing our Photoshop plugins, WebZap, DevRocket, PixelDropr, JetPack and Glifo so we …

Google’s Dead-Simple Tool For Making UX Decisions: 2 Jars Of Marbles

When the Android team wants to decide whether a design decision is good or bad, they turn to the least techie of tricks.<p>Nothing is perfect. So even for the most successful platforms, design needs to continuously evolve. But beyond mere gut instinct or that ephemeral talent of taste, how can you …

UX Design