You can’t design by iteration and incremental improvement. The idea of producing great products without the need of designers doesn’t work.
A look at the biggest takeawys from the 2017 Design in Tech Report
. Other views: Writing Is Design’s “Unicorn Skill”
and If You Want to Survive in Design, You Better Learn to Code
Erika Hall argues that you should start from a set of goals rather than a specific solution no matter what your problem is.
Don’t include social share buttons in small-screen websites, unless the user just tapped through from a social network.
A look into the making of the Facebook 360 app with lessons and design considerations.
A look into some of the design decisions when navigating while driving for Uber.
Tools & Resources
A list of completely free UX courses and learning resources from top companies and universities.
A new feature that automatically transcribes verbal comments from user tests.
Tobias van Schneider talks with Katie Dill, Director of Experience Design, about getting a job at Airbnb.
An excerpt from Dan Brown’s newest book that shows us how to create assertions that keep design direction from unraveling.
Geunbae is an incoming Product Design Intern at Facebook. He also wrote an article on how to structure your UX portfolio
Aha! provides product strategy and roadmap software. They are looking for a user experience star looking to revolutionize the way people innovate and build software.
Last But Not Least
This one little word makes all the difference…
“A bad website is like a grumpy salesperson.”
— Jakob Nielsen