The Obama administration has issued a sweeping final rule banning smoking in all public housing units nationwide, extending a smoke-free environment to nearly a million units.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Monday, November 28, 2016
Through the eyes of those who work to make companies "inclusive," the 2016 election suggests two things: Business will pick up, but it won't be business as usual.
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.
The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, in case you missed some here's a quick and useful compilation of the most popular designer news that we curated from the past week.
Note that this is only a very small selection of the links that were posted, so don't miss out and subscribe to our newsletter and follow the site daily for all the news.
If CSS is so Easy Why Does Everyone Suck?
10 Best New Web Design Tools for November
Site Design: Apple Newsroom
Learn X in Y Minutes
The Coming Revolution in Email Design
Responsive Web Design Basics
Use the Simplest Tools
Your Ultimate Guide to CSS Units
Website of the Year 2016
Google's Redesigned Google Sites Goes live
10 Bold Rebrands that Made a Big Difference
What's New in Node 6?
LogoMiner – Catalog of Logo Designs for Analysis and Free Download
Site Design: Anonymoushamburger.com
The Importance of Storytelling in Design
Unbox the Web
Mailchimp Paper Buddy
The Problem Isn't the Client. It's You
Introducing Color Fonts
6 Experts Predict Top Web & Mobile App Design Trends 2017
5 Things I Learnt as a Designer at LEGO
Daily Curated Color Inspiration
Duco – An App that Helps You Run Successful Design Sprints
Want more? No problem! Keep track of top design news from around the web with Webdesigner News.
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Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Friday, November 4, 2016
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Monday, October 24, 2016
One of the most popular children's television heroes here in the Czech Republic is The Little Mole, an innocent, speechless and cheerful creature who helps other animals in the forest.
TV heroes often fight against people who destroy their natural environment. When watching The Little Mole with my kids, I sometimes picture him as a mobile website user. Do you want to know why?
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Brexit: Dezeen is calling on architecture and design firms in the UK to help us prepare our submission to the forthcoming parliamentary inquiry into the impact of Brexit. Read more
Monday, October 17, 2016
A former associate dean of the University of Virginia is suing for nearly $8 million in damages, alleging that a now-discredited story about a gang rape falsely painted her as the "chief villain."
Friday, September 30, 2016
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Monday, September 19, 2016
"WANTED," blared New York's alert. "Ahmad Khan Rahami, 28-year-old male." This year, non-federal authorities have sent as many wireless emergency alerts as in the previous three years put together.
If there is one thing that will stand the test of time, it's thumb placement on mobile devices. This makes consideration of the "thumb zone", a term coined in Steven Hoober's research, an important factor in the design and development of mobile interfaces.
Have you ever interacted with a mobile website or app that simply didn't play nice with your thumbs? Perhaps you've had to stretch to get to an important menu, or swiping turned into a battle with multiple swiping elements. Mishaps such as these reveal poor consideration of the thumb zone.