Ui/Ux et al
“Think. Consider. Sketch. Think again. And look around you. It’s all been done before, albeit with different code.” – Erik Spiekerman’s thoughts on digital vs. traditional design.
Couch delays create accidental community
A story about production delays and the unintentional email thread that resulted.
What is Figma
I’m just going to send folks to this intro video by Tori Hinn and Enle Li when trying to extoll the awesomeness of this collaborative design application
Something to look forward to
“It can be a very minor thing, and it can be a major thing. But you always have to have something you’re looking forward to next.”
This product feels like an amalgamation of racing videogames and photography and VR and I’m so very curious.
Love is a verb
It’s not a permanent state of enthusiasm, it’s an actual practice
Martha on the Fly
I very much would like to go to Cleveland and have a breakfast sandwich right now. / via @okpants
My spirit animal for March 2021
Actor Sheila Hancock on what a year in lockdown has been like for her and why she thinks we need a revolution.
Everybody Tissue Box
I feel like this Dusen Dusen tissue box holder would make any room a little better.
“La Ferita” is JR’s new installation at Palazzo Strozzi. The mural is a facade that floats outside the wall of the palace to provide a peek inside.
This way. Guide
Type specimen guide focused on arrows and stories behind navigation tools that we use every day.
He got Facebook hooked on AI. Now he can’t fix its misinformation addiction | MIT Technology Review
Joaquin Quiñonero Candela, a director of AI at Facebook, was apologizing to his audience. It was March 23, 2018, just days after the revelation that Cambridge…
Kodak Super 8 Camera
Wow. Pretty amazing throwback to analogue. / via Coudal
Speedriding Through An Alpine Resort
Valentin Delluc and Red Bull make something that’s like, whoa. / via MetaFilter
Lily Hevesh, domino artist
“Lily Topples the World” is a film debuting at SXSW. My friend @AmyMPurcell on Twitter says it’s fantastic and I’m adding it to my queue. This profile by The Washington Post provides some insight.
2021 Hyundai Staria
It is hard to believe this is a production vehicle, but then again, the Toyota Previa was pretty far out in 1990. I’m super digging this van.
Found some vintage AppleLink-era icon studies.
– Susan Kare, on Twitter
Photoshop introduces a feature that can intelligently enlarge photos while maintaining clean edges and preserving important details
Ten reasons to write a book
Among the solid list of reasons, it clarifies your thinking. / via Swiss-Miss
Ted Lasso VFX Breakdowns
Always bends the mind seeing how these things come together. Great work by Barnstorm VFX. / via @mathowie
Noga Erez “VIEWS”
Featuring Reo Cragun & ROUSSO. Currently watching this video from the beginning to the end whenever I need a transition.
15 women who have made lasting contributions to design
Great list with some names new to me. Particularly, now I know who did the Lovesexy type and Paisley Park logo, Margo Chase.
The Battle of Sekigahara
Yusuke Shigeta’s work on this modernized 6-panel byoubu folding screen is a delight. (Watch the video!) / via Andy Baio
Which color scale to use when visualizing data
Queer Designers Share Their Vision for the Future of Design
I stumbled on to this article thanks to Rachel, but enjoyed clicking all around IDEO’s site.
I really love this. Martyn Davies has a user manual on how he likes to work. There are too many choice lines to share. The concept is not unique, but it is solid and I aspire […]
Enoch Ku’s Ordinary Sacramento
An ongoing project documenting the visual language of the Californian city
Yo-Yo Ma, and a bit of his impromptu vaccination site concert
Easing into the day listening to this and nodding my head in agreement with Jason. Let’s invest in the arts.
My friend Emily just showed me how this works and I’m very intrigued. I currently live in a sea of paper. I’m wondering if I can keep the paper for personal thinking and use this for […]
Gergely Gizella’s personal website
Is unlike any I have experienced. / via Belong.io