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Issue #89 — 24 Aug '16

The UX Secret That Will Ruin Apps For You

That loading bar you see when Facebook does a security check on your account? Totally (but intentionally) fake. Why?

LOAD STORY

How Tools Have Shaped the Role of the Designer

Jonathan Lieberman discusses the results of his design tools survey and reveals some interesting trends.

READ ON MEDIUM

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Breadcrumbs For Web Sites: What, When and How

An informative post on the usefulness of breadcrumbs and their different types.

FOLLOW > THE > TRAIL

Brainstorm Deck

Currently on Kickstarter, a simple tool to bring a little structure to the sometimes chaotic group activity of brainstorming.

THINK ABOUT IT

Facebook’s new teens-only app Lifestage turns bios into video profiles

The story of 19 year old product manager Michael Sayman, the brainchild behind Facebook’s new app for teens.

HOW OLD?

The 5 stages of design grief — and dealing with them

What to do when your design solution doesn’t work quite as well as you’d hoped.

FIND OUT STAGE ONE

NEW FROM ATOMIC...

Atomic: A shiny new look

Create realistic prototypes of everything from simple interactions to entire products.
WORK SMARTER, MOVE FASTER

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