UI Design

7 Ways to Design at Lightning Speed (and Still Be Good)

Some of the world’s best designers – and even the best designers where you work – all have something in common: Many of them know how to work at …

Web Design

Beta version of Tasker to bring revamped UI this week – at last!

If you use Tasker, you know just how powerful it can be. But you probably also know just how uninspiring the UI is. Well, the latter is about to change. According to the developer behind the Tasker project, the upcoming beta will finally bring the much-needed and much-awaited UI redesign.<p>Android is …

Google

Fluent Design System – Why You Should Care About The New UI Style

When it comes to the User Interface Design system done by Microsoft, you probably have in mind some failures connected with Metro and Modern. …

Software Development

This app uses artificial intelligence to turn design mockups into source code

While traditionally it has been the task of front-end developers to transform the work of designers from raw graphical user interface mockups to actual source code, this trend might soon be a thing of the past – courtesy of artificial intelligence.<p>Copenhagen-based startup UIzard Technologies has …

Artificial Intelligence

Affordance in user interface design

The properties of an object which allow it’s function.<p>Brief history<p>One of the top cited American psychologist James J. Gibson from the Department of …

UX Design

Generating User Interface Code From Images Using Machine Learning

As machine learning matures, we're finding more and more applications for the technology, beyond the niche and novelty. It's even starting to …

Machine Learning

Google’s New Color Tool Lets Android UI Designers Trial Palettes In Real Time

<b>Google’s</b> Material Design—a collection of guidelines that defines what an Android app should look like—has been given an update to provide greater …

Software Development

UWP and the evolution of touch development

How is programming for touch development on the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) different from mouse and keyboard development in Windows Forms? This …

Software Development

Why we’re so bad at teaching bots to talk naturally

In the era of conversational commerce, user experience experts are becoming completely absorbed by one thing: They love talking about how to talk.<p>We are learning the art of conversation at a whole new level — not only how to talk to clients, but also how to make the conversation meaningful. We want …

Chatbots

How To Get Started In User Interface (UI) Design

<b>In Part 1 of this series, we explored the history of user interface design, from MS-DOS and Windows 1 through to iOS and Material Design.</b><p>In this …

Software Development

4 Ways Use Functional Animation in UI Design

Just a decade ago user interfaces that used animations were avoided, being most often associated with popups and flashing ads, but this has changed. …

Software Development

Why Design Still Trumps Content in Marketing

Web design vs. content – which is more important?<p>Most businesses understand the importance of web design. Most of their interest in web design tends …

FILM NOTES

<b>FILM NOTES</b> is your new electric-red companion to learn film photography.<p>Inspire Yourself with FILM NOTES<p>FILM NOTES is a distillation of everything I …

Street Photography

Essential Rules Of UI Design That You Should Never Break

Image via Shutterstock<p><b>Even if you consider</b> yourself to be a design whizz, you’d agree that there’s still so much to learn, what with the …

Web Design

The best pomodoro app for Mac and iOS

There are a lot of great options available for a digital implementation of the pomodoro method, but we believe that none of them offer the simple …

Apps

UX Designers: Here are the 56 Best Websites To Learn Something New

All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.<p>(Michael John Bobak)<p>…you get the point.<p>…and become a better design in the process.<p>Change is the end …

Learning

10 Essential Rules for UI Design

Design never really used to matter all that much.<p>It’s hard to imagine now, but before Apple’s meteoric rise to global popularity, design usually took …

UX Design

Fluid

What is the Fluid Project?<p>Fluid is an open-source software community that<p>designs user interfaces<br>• builds Web tools<br>• teaches inclusive design<br>• integrates …

UX Design

How to get conversational UI right

With the rise of AI, voice, and more generally language-driven technologies — like chatbots, Siri, and Amazon Echo — conversational user interfaces (CUI) have a chance of becoming the next major technology platform after mobile.<p>The field of conversational UI holds a lot of promise in terms of how …

UX Design

[TA Deals] Pick up the Android Development eBook Bundle for $24

Developing apps for Android devices? We’ve got your back. Now you can learn everything about programming for Android through the Android Development …

eBooks

Resource: Web Design UI/UX Tool Kit - Download

Resource, an amazing web design UI/UX tool kit for highest professional needs!<p>Designed and published by Ruslan Latypov and his skilled team, Resource …

Graphics

InVision is bringing Prototyping Tools within Sketch with Craft Prototype

Having prototyping tools within Sketch is something I've been waiting for quite some time now. And it's finally here! Introducing Craft Prototype by …

Digital Design

Most Awesome User Interface Animation Libraries Of 2017

Screenshot via Animate.css<br>Animation is one of the top user interface trends this year, and little wonder. 2017 has seen its fair share of …

Web Development

Reminder: Complete Mobile App Design From Scratch Bundle, Save 50%

Just a quick reminder for our readers about the great deal on the Complete Mobile App Design From Scratch Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store.<p>The …

Mobile

Learning to live with Alexa

Some months ago, someone brought another woman into my house.<p>Her name is Alexa.<p>“I got the coolest gift, check this out,” said my roommate R. He sat …

Automation

17 Web Design Trends That Will Take Over 2017

Designers working on web projects in 2017, in some ways, face more challenges than ever before. They have to create engaging websites, apps, and …

Web Design

20 Easy-to-use Mockup Tools to Design Your Next App

Sketching up the frames of your app is a great way to make it a bit more realistic. This is a step that can’t be avoided when building any kind of …

Web Design

User Interface Designs by Balraj Chana

Stunning user interface designs created by Balraj Chana.<p>Balraj Chana is a freelance designer who lives and works in London, UK. With an experience of …

Software Development

Sorry Google, it's boring old workloads that are pumping up AWS and Azure, not sexy AI

<b>Comment</b> Google Cloud Platforms's chief thinks the service will surpass AWS by 2022. Speaking at <i>Forbes</i> CIO Summit in Half Moon Bay, California, last …

Machine Learning