How to Get Anticipatory Design Right.

October 26, 2016

Spotify predicts what songs you’ll like. Amazon’s Dash Button reorders your favorite detergent when pressed. Nest anticipates your ideal room …

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Read This Before You Build That Chatbot.

October 26, 2016

Read This Before You Build That Chatbot. A four-step guide to using artificial intelligence to solve real problems. Tweet “AI …

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Olabot

October 26, 2016

Olabot is the simple, fun way to bot yourself.Founder Esther Crawford created a resume bot appropriately called EstherBot when she was …

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Messenger Bot

October 26, 2016

Chris Messina, developer experience lead at Uber and inventor of the hashtag, said back in January that 2016 is “the year of …

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Five app prototyping tools compared: Proto.io, Pixate, Origami, Framer & Form – Design + Sketch App – Medium

October 26, 2016

Tes MatFollow iOS dev & app prototyper (Dutch, English, Spanish, some Русский) Aug 6, 201512 min read Five app prototyping …

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human-ai

October 24, 2016

Behind every new bot, conversational UI, or AI system are people working at the intersection of design, data, and technology. …

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

July 7, 2016

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

lovelyui

July 7, 2016

A collection of mobile UI elements Source: lovelyui

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

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

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

June 14, 2016

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

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

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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Andy Tidy - understand and discover

Understand & Discover

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.

Andy Tidy - design & validate

Design & Validate

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.

Andy Tidy - test, engineer & repeat

Engineer & Repeat

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

May 3, 2016

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

Quick tips to optimize WordPress site load time

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

April 6, 2016

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

Patterns library

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

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

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

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

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

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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Scuba Dive Videos

I pretty much live in the water. As a Marine Mammal and Shark diver at the Shedd Aquarium I am lucky enough to be on the dive team for aquarium conservation. As a certified Dive Master  I spend my time exploring the majestic shipwrecks of Lake Michigan. Please see some video footage of these haunting wrecks.

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