Designing the user experience of the Oculus Rift was a deeply complex, nearly impossible challenge.
Atomic Design is just one way to practice modular design. It’s up to you to create the design system that fits, reduces friction and feels right for you.
“A good grid can be compared to the frame on which ivy ascends — a base that gives shape to the space the plant will cover but does not limit its natural growth.”
“If you woke up tomorrow without knowing what your life would be like - and you needed to build a new internet for everyone. What would you think about?” A hard-hitting reminder of how accessibility matters, regardless of how we feel about it.
“When we see or use something new, we experience new feelings”. David Ismailov makes the case for balancing familiar with the new to create better experiences.
Tomorrow’s designers have bold, simple and sometimes conflicting ideas on the future of design.
Are your shortcuts wasting the reader’s time instead of conserving it?
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