How to Pair Colours: A Short Intro to Colour Theory — Anuschka Rees

By Andy Tidy | October 19, 2016

Source: How to Pair Colours: A Short Intro to Colour Theory — Anuschka Rees  How to Pair Colours: A Short…

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WEMO That – Home Automation Made Easy

By Andy Tidy | September 21, 2016

WEMO can manage home electronics from anywhere. Left the iron on? You can WEMO that. Need the lights off? You…

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Change the Way You Water.

By Andy Tidy | September 21, 2016

Rachio makes running your sprinklers easy and convenient while saving you water and money. It automatically creates a watering schedule…

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Bosch Automotive Service Solutions Inc.

By Andy Tidy | September 9, 2016

If your car needs any type of repair, service or even a tow, SWEETWORXX does it all. We’ll pick up…

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The Beginner’s Guide to Writing Sketch Plugins Part 1 — Getting Started – Medium

By Andy Tidy | August 25, 2016

The Beginner’s Guide to Writing Sketch Plugins Part 1 — Getting Started So you want to start writing Sketch plugins, but have…

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Writing a Sketch Plugin to easily generate iOS Assets

By Andy Tidy | August 25, 2016

Before we begin with the code, I wanted to point out that in just a couple of months I have…

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Design + Sketch App — Medium

By Andy Tidy | August 24, 2016

The best collection of articles, tips, tutorials, and stories on designing and prototyping with Sketch and beyond Source: Design +…

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The Beginner’s Guide to Writing Sketch Plugins Part 1 — Getting Started — Medium

By Andy Tidy | August 24, 2016

The Beginner’s Guide to Writing Sketch Plugins Part 1 — Getting StartedSo you want to start writing Sketch plugins, but have no…

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CapitalOne’s Alexa Project: Designing UX Without UI

By Andy Tidy | August 13, 2016

Stephanie Hay, Head of Content Strategy at Capital One, explains the challenges of designing for conversation. Source: CapitalOne’s Alexa Project:…

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The Wreck of The Northerner

By Andy Tidy | August 3, 2016

The Northerner was built in 1850 in Clayton, New York by John Oades. It was originally owned by Henry T….

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The Straits of Mackinac

By Andy Tidy | July 16, 2016

Intentionally sunk in 2003, this 204′ car ferry offers something for every diver. Sitting upright in 82 feet of water…

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A Playbook for Improving Customer Journeys

By Andy Tidy | July 13, 2016

A Playbook for Improving Customer Journeys September 30, 2015 | By Brandon Schauer It feels great to see and map…

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Sympli: complete collaboration tool for designers and developers

By Andy Tidy | July 11, 2016

Make pixel perfect apps. Simply.Collaboration platform for designers and developers that works with Xcode, Android Studio, Sketch and Photoshop. Source:…

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Muzli -Design Inspiration

By Andy Tidy | July 7, 2016

All the design inspiration you need. It’s like crack for designers. And good for you too! Source: Muzli -Design Inspiration

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lovelyui

By Andy Tidy | July 7, 2016

A collection of mobile UI elements Source: lovelyui

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40 design & prototyping resources for mobile, Photoshop, & Sketch – InVision Blog

By Andy Tidy | June 17, 2016

THE BIG LIST: 40 ROCK SOLID DESIGN AND PROTOTYPING RESOURCES FOR MOBILE, PHOTOSHOP, AND SKETCH Seeing your ideas come to…

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Pixel Density, Demystified — Medium

By Andy Tidy | June 14, 2016

How pixel density works and how it affects your designs. Pixel Density, Demystified from Peter Nowell on Vimeo. This article…

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Messenger Bots & Partial payment Concept by Isil Uzum – Dribbble

By Andy Tidy | June 14, 2016

Source: Messenger Bots & Partial payment Concept by Isil Uzum – Dribbble

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Flinto for Mac – The prototyping tool designers have been waiting for.

By Andy Tidy | June 14, 2016

Source: Flinto for Mac – The prototyping tool designers have been waiting for. Flinto for Mac is a comprehensive app…

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Introducing Framer

By Andy Tidy | June 9, 2016

Design everything with Framer You need the potential to design something completely new. Framer is a design tool that uses…

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Understand & Discover

By Andy Tidy | June 3, 2016

To really understand the needs of the business and the desires of the customer, we need to investigate their emotional intent. Early discovery research sets us up for success and alignd strategic business goals with consumer needs.

During this cycle, rapid prototyping can help articulate an experience to our customers and set us up for validation.

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Design & Validate

By Andy Tidy | June 2, 2016

Getting an experience in the user’s hands early and often is an imperative. The creative vision and purpose align during this phase manifested into a variety of deliverables such as interactive prototypes.

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Engineer & Repeat

By Andy Tidy | June 1, 2016

Great UX is focused on the ease of use, flow and aesthetic of a product based on the known needs of the end user. This does not end at the deliverable of UX assets, but simply begins the engineering journey with tight collaboration.

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Fotolia – Sell and buy royalty-free photos, images, vectors and videos

By Andy Tidy | May 26, 2016

Discover more than 35 million cheap royalty-free images, vectors and videos. Fotolia is the image bank for all your publishing…

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Top 5 Mobile Interaction Designs of April 2016 – Proto.io Blog

By Andy Tidy | May 17, 2016

Mobile animations and interactivity give life to a mobile app that allows designers to make better decisions on how to…

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Coca-Cola and the native/hybrid debate | Blog | The App Business

By Andy Tidy | May 17, 2016

By Elena Sanchez under Insights 22 March 2016 The question of whether to develop an app using native or hybrid…

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Prototyping: creating what the user really wants

By Andy Tidy | May 17, 2016

By Marco Sousa under Design 04 February 2016 A prototype is an early iteration of a solution that can take…

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WordPress Page Builder Plugin | Beaver Builder

By Andy Tidy | May 4, 2016

Easily build beautiful, responsive WordPress pages in minutes. Beaver Builder is a drag and drop WordPress Page Builder. Get it…

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Front-End Style Guides and Pattern Libraries

By Andy Tidy | May 3, 2016

A collaborative collection of resources for creating Front-End Style Guides and Pattern Libraries http://styleguides.io/

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Quick tips to optimize WordPress site load time

By Andy Tidy | April 27, 2016

QUICK TIPS TO OPTIMIZE WORDPRESS SITE LOAD TIME Godaddy – March 11, 2015 1 Comment You know the feeling. You’ve…

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Analyze your site’s speed and make it faster.

By Andy Tidy | April 27, 2016

GTmetrix gives you insight on how well your site loads and provides actionable recommendations on how to optimize it. GTmetrix…

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Mc Donald’s – Service Cafe

By Andy Tidy | April 25, 2016

This application is created for users of McDonald’s Corporation ServiceCafe IT Service Desk only. Access is protected by valid credentials….

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Google Built An App That Critiques Other Apps | Co.Design | business + design

By Andy Tidy | April 20, 2016

If you haven’t heard the term “inclusive design” yet, you will soon. It’s a simple idea: By designing to accommodate…

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Cinemagraph Pro for Mac | Flixel Living Photos

By Andy Tidy | April 20, 2016

Cinemagraph Pro for Mac Cinemagraph Pro makes creation super-easy and fast. Simply import a video, select a still frame and…

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Design Better Forms

By Andy Tidy | April 18, 2016

Published at UX Collective Andrew Coyl Designing the future of global trade   Common mistakes designers make and how to…

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Forrester

By Andy Tidy | April 7, 2016

Forrester Insights provides clients access to their research anytime, anywhere. Key research and data points when and where you need them. Personalized…

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Mobile UX and user expectations – InVision Blog

By Andy Tidy | April 7, 2016

THE WORLD’S SMARTEST COMPANIES USE INVISION ENTERPRISE EDITION Welcome to the world of the new smartphone user. “Give me a…

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United Mobile

By Andy Tidy | April 6, 2016

Offering features from flight booking to flight status and more, the United app is your indispensable travel companion.

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Patterns library

By Andy Tidy | April 5, 2016

Patternslib, or short ‘Patterns’ lets you create rich, dynamic and interactive prototypes or websites, without having to know or care…

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Uber Moving Bits and Atoms

By Andy Tidy | April 5, 2016

https://brand.uber.com/# “A brand that reflects who we already are” What’s the story? A brand that reflects who we already were…

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Why You Only Need to Test with 5 Users

By Andy Tidy | March 29, 2016

Some people think that usability is very costly and complex and that user tests should be reserved for the rare…

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Free iOS 9 UI Kit, Illustrator & Sketch – Mercury Intermedia Blog

By Andy Tidy | March 17, 2016

The most complete, most up-to-date, most accurate, and most thoughtfully structured iOS 9 UI kit available for Illustrator and Sketch….

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Sketch by Patrick Loonstra | ZEEF

By Andy Tidy | March 15, 2016

Collection of all the best articles, plugins and video’s about the awesome design tool Sketch. Source: Sketch by Patrick Loonstra…

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Case Study: How the U.S. Air Force Is Changing Recruiting Through UX | Creative Cloud blog by Adobe

By Andy Tidy | March 14, 2016

The United States Air Force was facing a problem all too familiar to organizations that have a lot of information…

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User experience, prototyping app | Adobe Experience Design CC

By Andy Tidy | March 14, 2016

Design and prototype websites and mobile apps with Adobe Experience Design CC (Preview), the first all-in-one solution for UX designers….

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Introducing Adobe Experience Design CC (Preview) | Creative Cloud blog by Adobe

By Andy Tidy | March 14, 2016

Project Comet has become Adobe Experience Design CC (Preview), or Adobe XD as we refer to it. We’re making our…

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Alexa Skills Kit Voice Design Best Practices – Amazon Apps & Services Developer Portal

By Andy Tidy | March 11, 2016

Introduction The sections below provide a list of common best practices used when designing a voice experience. While you should…

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Design at 1x—It’s a Fact – Shyp Design – Medium

By Andy Tidy | March 10, 2016

Design at 1x—It’s a Fact The tangible benefits of designing at 1x pixel density Let me start by saying, I’m sure this…

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The Fidelity Curve: How to weigh the costs and benefits of creating UI mockups — Signal v. Noise — Medium

By Andy Tidy | March 3, 2016

The Fidelity Curve: How to weigh the costs and benefits of creating UI mockups Here at Basecamp we do a…

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Sketch – Pixel Precision base@1, @2 and @3

By Andy Tidy | March 3, 2016

Pixel Precision Producing pixel-perfect designs is important especially when designing for mobile and when we want the final product to…

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