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The 7 Questions You’ll Be Asked at a UX Design Interview

(And how to prepare for them)<p>Landing a job is hard work. While it’s impossible to know (beforehand) the answer to every question that an interviewer …

UX Design

The rules of responsive web typography

Responsive web typography is tough – you need to have both design chops and technical know-how. But however tricky it might be, getting it wrong …

Typography

Google 🤜🤛️ ️Designers

<i>I saw this today:</i><p>We do… I’m on it! I wanted to expand on who we are, what we do and what we can help with so decided to jot down a few words for …

50 Mobile Login and Signup Forms For Your Inspiration

Like newsletter signup forms, mobile apps these days are inundated with login forms <b>asking for data input at different stages</b>. From online shopping …

UI Design

Midcentury Palm Springs home, impressively restored, asks $587K

Designed in 1958 by Palmer & Krisel<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Palm Springs, California<p><b>Price:</b> $587,000<p>Here’s a fascinating look at a total …

The Barn

"The Barn" is an exceptional conversion by Carney Logan Burke Architects, it combines both rustic and modern details to complement the beautiful and …

Classic Cars

Reboot Capsule Hotel - Branding and Visual Identity

I can’t help myself to really enjoy the concept of staying in a capsule hotel, I had my experience during my trip to Japan. What was the most …

Graphic Design

Define Your Process To Master Time, Gain Clarity, And Take Control

<b>Most of us carry the dead weight of an undefined process.</b><p>If you’re like me, your process is a mix of tools, some picked up when studying, a few from …

Citizen Kane and the meaning of Rosebud

Citizen Kane has long been acclaimed as a work of genius and endlessly dissected by critics. But a mystery still lies at the heart of this masterpiece. On the eve of Orson Welles’s centenary, Peter Bradshaw comes up with his own theory about the film’s clinching moment<p>S<i>pitting Image</i> once made a …

Charisma

The Vatican just digitized this 1,600-year-old epic

Virgil wrote his classic poem, “The Aeneid,” more than 2,000 years ago. Thanks to the Vatican, you can now read one of the the world’s oldest versions of the ancient Latin text online.<p>The Vatican Apostolic Library announced Friday that it has digitized a 1,600 year-old manuscript that contains …

Vatican

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Still a mother: Parenting after a child has died

It happens most often when I’m driving. My 9-year-old son will be in the backseat talking or playing a game on my phone. And sometimes in my mind’s …

Why mobile designers must focus on creating 'micro-moments'

Start with the questions, trending searches and terms customers really use in each moment. This helps you decide what to invest in and also how to market against what users are trying to do.<p>Starting with intent also helps you understand how to address the questions people ask most. Ask yourself, …

Watch This Artist Create Beautiful Calligraphy Using Different Pens And Techniques

Designer, calligrapher and stationery enthusiast King Blotto III creates short videos of beautiful calligraphy that are an absolute delight to watch. …

Calligraphy

Articles about 6 spaces designed reading and writing on Dwell.com - Dwell

If your manuscript is far from being illuminated, it’s time to drop the task at hand and find a new lamp to read by.<p>As a greater awareness of design grows among the general public, more people are asking for the sleekly trued lines and surfaces...<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small …

Great Depression

Muji's Tiny Prefab Houses Take Minimalism to the Extreme

If you shop at Muji, the Japanese emporium of minimalist, space-saving housewares, it’s probably to pick up one of its excellent water-shedding …

Architizer

A podcast about motion design for digital designers with Val Head and Cennydd Bowles.

Season Two<p>The force behind cssanimation.rocks joins the show to talk about how animation experiments can inform client work and why UI animation …

UI Design

Architizer

The Legend Of The Chinese Zodiac Signs

Legends and mythology are a big part of Chinese culture, especially in relation to the Chinese Zodiac. The 12 animals that appear on the Chinese …

Terrifying Photo of an Angry Lion Just Moments Before it Charged

Naturalist and photographer Atif Saeed risked the wrath of a lion to capture this spectacular shot of the big cat snarling angrily just moments before he rushed at the photographer. Titled <i>The Ghost and the Darkness</i>, the photo has an incredible backstory behind it.<p>According to Saeed, he had been …

Photography

Articles about dramatic cutout wall and other surprises define playful house on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Auckland, New Zealand, an architect cleverly uses roof supports and surplus soil to define space, both inside and out.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>In a remote second-growth forest in Sullivan County, New York, is an off-the-grid tree house that was …

Architecture

Articles about would-you-ditch-your-stainless-steel-appliances-these-rainbow-hues on Dwell.com - Dwell

If you were handed the keys to an Eichler home, would you set out to preserve it as a midcentury time capsule, or update it with...<p>Our July/August 2015 issue is all about home automation.<p>We're asking our community to dream about how they would convert a shipping container.<p>Two families in Padua, …

Beverly Hills

Articles about amazing cantilevered home mountains on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architecture firm _naturehumaine designs a dream hideaway in eastern Quebec.<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>Nestled …

Architecture

Street Artist Paints Three-Dimensional Portals on the Side of Buildings

In his characteristic style, artist 1010's new murals are brightening city streets with wavy bands of color and gradients that make viewers feel like they're seeing through walls. The anonymous, Germany-based graffiti artist has rolled out new masterpieces in the last year– including a gallery show …

Streetwear

Abduzeedo Material Design - App Navigation

Last weekend I started the process to design the Abduzeedo mobile app and web for Android. The goal is to apply Google's Material Design style to the …

UI Design

11 best new Android apps and Android games released in February 2015

We’re nearing the end of February and it’s been quite the month for Android apps and Android games. We saw some flops but we also saw some pretty impressive software. Let’s take a look at the best Android apps and Android games of February 2015.<p>[Price: Free]<br>Do Button by IFTTT is a software button …

Apps

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The future of design is Flat, and for Flat Design, you need a flat typeface. This typeface is actually called Flat Sans, so it’s a no-brainer really!<p>Flat Sans is a grotesque with humanist leanings, clean and contemporary in appearance. Its large range of weights are designed with versatility in mind; you can set highly legible copy or use loud and proud at display sizes.<p>Stylistic sets make key decisions yours. Double storey a and g are default in both Roman and Italic styles, but you can switch …

55 Inspiring Small Kitchens You'll Absolutely Fall In Love With

Even tiny kitchens can have serious style.<p>These charming and stylish designer kitchens have the fabulous inspiration you need to spice up your tiny cooking space.

Kitchens