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Issue #78 — 08 Jun '16

On Icons

An icon can represent a thousand different words, and that is precisely the problem. 

DIG IN

Messenger bots and partial payment concept

Impressive proof of concept for a messenger bot that books flights, and splits the bill. Lots of nice interactions in this one.

VIEW ON DRIBBBLE

A conversation about fantasy user interfaces

Khoi Vinh interviews Kirill Grouchnikov, a interface engineer at Google and author of future/fantasy UI blog Pushing Pixels about the future of interfaces.

TAKE A LOOK

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2016 Internet Trends Report

Hands down the most comprehensive stats you’ll find on the growth of the internet and related markets. Slides not your thing? Watch the talk instead.

STAY ON  TREND

Building the machine that designs the designs

Bob Baxley shares his framework for designing great teams, developed over 10 years working as a design manager at Apple, Yahoo and Pinterest.

WALK THE TALK

Taming your inner grouch

Good design requires empathy, and empathy requires an emotional investment. Uber designer Simon Pan explores the psychology around design and shares some tips for navigating conflict and critique.

EASY TIGER

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Let’s make Hack Days Better

We’re doing a bit of research into Hack Days and would love your help. Take this quick survey and you'll be in the draw to win a sweet goodie pack.

HACK IT

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