Material Design

An Intro to Minimalist Web Design

Minimalist design is everywhere, and it’s especially popular among web designers. It’s easy to see the appeal: Many of minimalism’s core tenets mesh …

UI Design

Integrating Animation into a Design System

Keeping animation choreography cohesive from the outset of a project can be challenging, especially for small companies. Without a dedicated motion …

Software Development

7 great tools for testing your responsive web designs

Every modern web designer should know the principles of responsive web design – how to get your sites to render perfectly on whatever device or …

Web Design

Google Calendar's UI for desktop getting a design overhaul

The user interface (UI) of the Google Calendar for desktop is about to get a facelift. Some redditor shared a few screenshots of the new UI on a …

Google

Google is testing a gorgeous new user interface for Calendar

Google finally appears to be giving Calendar a facelift – and a whole new user interface.<p>Redditors are rushing to the Google and Android subreddits to report that the Big G is currently testing a new and improved visual identity for the desktop version of Calendar. The new design appears to be …

Google

Google Calendar on the desktop will get the Material Design facelift it needs

Even though Google introduced its Material Design language back in 2014, certain corners of the search giant, like the Calendar desktop client, have been largely untouched by the design language. That looks to change with an upcoming facelift that brings the client to the latter half of this decade.<p>…

Technology (India)

Material Design UI being tested with Google Calendar on desktop

Google Calendar on Android has received a lot of love and updates over the past few years, but the same unfortunately can’t be said for its desktop companion. Google Calendar’s desktop site looks horribly archaic compared to most of Google’s other services, but this looks to be changing very …

Google

Google Calendar is soon getting a Material Design overhaul on the desktop

Google will soon be rolling out Material Design to the Google Calendar website<p>The Google Calendar app for Android first received Material Design way …

Google

Google is reportedly testing a long overdue UI update for Calendar

Google Calendar might finally be getting a much needed update. <i>The Next Web</i> is reporting that some users' Calendars have a whole new user interface that's seemingly based on Google's Material Design language. Some of those with access to the redesigned desktop version have been posting to Reddit, …

Google

6 Courses (39+ Hours) of Content to Build Products That Both Look & Work Beautifully

<b>Become a Senior UX Design Strategist</b><p>Ensure Your UX Project's Success By Effectively Managing Your Clients, Team & Product<p>Take your UX design skills …

UX Design

Iconshock: Two Million Free Icons Later

Icons. We just can’t do without them, can we? They are awesome little design elements that you need to choose carefully if you want your projects to …

Graphics

Best Mobile Components for Progressive Web Apps in VueJs

In 2015, designer Frances Berriman and Google Chrome engineer Alex Russell coined the term “Progressive Web Apps” to describe apps taking advantage …

JavaScript

Stock Android is no longer the best version of Android

Android fanboys hold two truths to be self-evident: Android is better than iOS, and the closer to stock (or AOSP), the better.<p>To the tech-saavy user, an Android skin is, at best, an unnecessary inconvenience. More often, it’s a deleterious faux pas by manufacturers out of touch with user …

Phones

SoundSeeder Updated to v2.0, Adds Material Design, Day/Night Themes, and More

SoundSeeder is a popular music player application from XDA Senior Member jekatt. The app streams your music via WiFi to other devices, turning them …

Design

The Best of Material Design in July 2017 – Design, Code and Prototyping

A collection of the 20 most up-voted posts on MaterialUp<p>This July brought us even more amazing Material Design creations from the UpLabs community …

UI Design

Google Calendar finally gets Material Design on desktops - SlashGear

Google is prone to changing its mind about a lot of things, and sometimes without prior warning. Ironically, it also sometimes takes too long to …

Google

How Google Designers Adapt Material

Material Design provides a set of tools and guidance to help you make informed decisions about the different UX design directions you could take when …

Web Design

Pattern Variations

At the heart of a good design system is a set of solid, flexible components that can be arranged to create cohesive, delightful user interfaces.</b> …

Web Development

Build 2017: Microsoft evolves beyond flat UI with its Fluent Design Language

At the start of <b>Microsoft’s Build Conference</b>, 2017, Satya Nadella pointed out that there were two potential future scenarios that technology could …

UI Design

A Day in Virtual Reality

Here’s what I learnedOver the years, I have been interested in the possibilities virtual reality has for design. So much so that I have prototyped a …

Virtual Reality

Building Websites With Materialize

Materialize is a front-end CSS and JavaScript framework, based on Google’s Material Design, that makes it quick and easy to launch your own website. …

Web Design

In 10 years, what will a nostalgic phone look like?

There still seems to be a bit of a market for nostalgia products these days, including in the phone industry. HMD Global’s recent revamp of the classic Nokia 3310 is a prime example, and there’s also this year’s BlackBerry KEYone handset for what remains of the physical keyboard phanatic crowd. …

Motorola

Tasker’s latest update brings a revamped UI, icons, themes, and more

Out of all the apps that let you customize your Android device, Tasker is one of the more powerful and granular ones available. It also happens to be one of the more popular, which is why its revamped look and feel, along with an exhaustive changelog, will excite a lot of users.<p>As a general …

Technology

Customizing Bootstrap Layouts: Trends, Tools & Frameworks

<b>Bootstrap</b> is currently the <b>number one front-end framework</b> and easily the <b>quickest way to build layouts</b>. It has been around for years and third-party …

Web Development

Tasker 5.0 and its Material Design UI is now on the Play Store

Tasker is one of the most popular automation apps currently available for Android, and the Tasker 5.0 version update most notably brings a brand-new …

Google

Top 10 Contemporary Design Trends in eCommerce

This column is authored by Dimitris Papoutsis, Manager, Synergic Software eCommerce web designThe post Top 10 Contemporary Design Trends in eCommerce …

Web Design

5 React Component Toolkits

<i>Update 2017-7-21:</i> Added 4 more toolkits. Thanks to everyone who commented with additions!<p>Have you ever built a Dropdown, Table or other component in …

JavaScript

Google opens up nominations for 2017 Material Design Awards – accepting nominations for Android, iOS and Web

After opening nominations for their latest Indie Games Festival earlier today, Google has also begun accepting nominations for Android, iOS and Web …

Design

Material Design: 20 CSS Snippets You Will Love

If you want to create a <b>material design-inspired app or website</b>, then these Material design CSS snippets are exactly what you have been looking for. …

UI Design

Design Resources

• 18F Accessibility Guide — hub of accessibility resources and principles by government office 18F<br>• Empathy Prompts — open source list of considerations …

Graphic Design