UI Design

7 signs your design style is out of date

If you’ve worked in the design industry for any length of time you’ve probably seen styles come and go.<p>Maybe you’re using some styles that are so popular they’ve reached their saturation point. Or maybe you haven’t even realized the possibilities that come with the constant influx of new technology.<p>…

Graphic Design

Hit the Spot: Design Strategies for Profitable Landing Pages.

Every traveler knows it’s hard to find more annoying and upsetting experience than landing in the wrong place. It wastes the precious time and effort …

Web Design

Command Line Programs on macOS Tutorial

<i>Update 7/21/17:</i> This command line programs on macOS tutorial has been updated for Xcode 9 and Swift 4.<p>The typical Mac user interacts with their …

Programming

Adobe Just Built The Prettiest UI Ever

Squishy bendy color fun–no smock needed.<p>There is nothing quite like an artist’s palette. With this humble piece of paper or wood, the artist can mix infinite pigments, each of which can be dipped into again and again without a second thought.<p>FiftyThree’s Paper did an incredible job at streamlining …

Design Thinking

Top 12 new web design tools for July 2017

One of the most interesting web design tools to surface this month might be ARKit, an augmented reality toolkit in Apple's iOS 11 that has some …

Web Design

Interaction Design & UI/UX: Pay App Concept and Prototype

We would like to share a simple and yet great enough interaction design and UI/UX of an Pay App Concept and featuring a prototype using Framer. …

Software Development

Why UI Changes Annoy People and How to Handle It

Sometimes, revamping a website’s or a mobile app’s interface causes users to freak out. People may get disappointed with a new color scheme, the …

Usability

Hyundai Ventures: The Loop

Sundberg-Ferar | Product Innovation Studio<p>Hyundai Ventures<p>Overview<p>Sundberg-Ferar worked with Hyundai Ventures on a research and design project …

Transportation

​Apple gets a patent for a Siri-powered smart dock | ZDNet

Smart dock would automatically activate the Siri digital assistant.<p>Apple has been awarded a patent that shows another way it could get Siri into your …

Electronics

Mobile UI Design: Basic Types of Screens.

Smartphones have invaded almost every activity of our lives. Different applications assist us and make the life easier. A designer’s job is to create …

UX Design

5 Unbreakable Rules for UI Animation on the Web

Transitions are a powerful way to communicate a change in a user interface. They can be used in apps to help offload a lot of the cognitive work into …

Web Design

LESS Compilers | 20 Resources for LESS Web Developers

Share!<p>LESS (Leaner Style Sheets) is a CSS pre-processor that includes extra functionalities. This will help you to significantly improve your …

Web Design

How I Discovered the First Big Mobile Privacy Scandal

That smartphones can track our every movement seems obvious today, but in 2011 we weren't quite used to the idea.<p><i>Motherboard staff is exploring the cultural, political, and social influence of the iPhone for the 10th anniversary of its release. Follow along.</i><p>On Friday, March 11, 2011, a magnitude …

Mobile

Crucial Dos and Don’ts for iOS App UI Design

With Apple’ s completely revamped design language for iOS App UI design coming out 2 years ago, features like bolder titles and bigger use of cards …

Digital Design

20 Best UX Courses You Can Learn A Lot From

Share!<p>Nowadays, there’s nothing you can’t learn online! With a simple online search, you can stumble on thousands of resources to improve your …

Learning

Interaction Design & iOS Design: Dribbble Redesign Concept

You know how we feel about redesigns on ABDZ right? It's always a good thing to take a look at them and see what was the general thinking behind each …

Software Development

This Is What Liberated the Power of the Internet, and Why It Matters

The earliest internet was built by the military, designed to help scientists around the nation gain access to those rare room-sized computers located …

Emerging Technology

6 Subtle UI Changes in iOS 11

With the unveiling of iOS 11, Apple continues to iterate on the existing user interface and push the envelope in terms of what can be achieved within …

iOS

Hyperconverged infrastructure vs cloud computing – 5 questions to ask

There is a lot to consider when choosing between cloud and HCI and it is important to determine which solution your IT needs are aligned to<p>As IT …

HCI

PLC vs Arduino Show Down

Hackaday readers don’t need an introduction to the Arduino. But in industrial control applications, programmable logic controllers or PLCs are far …

Arduino

Adobe hires Val Head as Design Evangelist and UX Innovation

Our friends over Adobe recently announced the hire of Val Head, a Pittsburgh-based author and professional that specializes her work into UI …

Software Development

Are you wasting money on periodic website redesign?

Every few years organisations undertake yet another website redesign project. But is this the right approach or is there a better way?<p>You know the …

Web Design

20 Best MySQL GUI Tools

MySQL GUI tools are very important to web developers and have an important role in handling projects of data storage and management. MySQL GUI tools …

Linux

5 must-read articles about conversational user interface

Since starting to work on a digital team in January, I have been devouring articles about tech trends. A topic that keeps popping up is …

UX Design

Rocketium is helping users to create their own videos

<i>This Bengaluru-based startup helps the new-age consumer make videos just in a few minutes with a simple user interface and powerful automation</i> …

Startups (India)

Google’s Next Design Project? Artificial Intelligence

“In the early days of graphical user interfaces, people had to invent scroll bars and menus. What is the scroll bar of AI? We don’t know yet.”<p>We’re living in the Wild West of artificial intelligence, with products and companies popping up so quickly that we’ve had little time to understand what it …

Artificial Intelligence

Best Prototyping Tools Recommended for 4 Different Design Scenarios

Prototyping is an effective approach to turn your ideas into a crowd-funding product, but it’s not easy to pick <b>the best prototyping tools</b> for your …

Software Development

Lean and Mean: Power of Minimalism in UI Design.

Simple doesn’t primitive. Less isn’t vague. Short doesn’t say little. Air doesn’t equal emptiness. Today we are talking about minimalism.<p>In the book …

Digital Design

Sessions | TrailheaDX

1:1 Technical Consultations: Wednesday<p>8:00am (600 minutes)<p>Stop by the Welcome Desk and book a 30 minute 1:1 Technical Consultation with an expert on …

CRM

Skype brings back status icons on the mobile app, adds new themes

Last month, Microsoft introduced "the next generation of Skype." The highlight features were Snapchat-like stories, a revamped user interface, and …

Apps