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UI Design

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Useless UI

There are many User Interface screens that present information as choices. Often the user interface is using the wrong controls and wrong patterns. I’ll illustrate a number of these here using the ...

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Designing User-Interfaces for Virtual Reality

An introductory look into spatial design and typography. This article is based off a lecture series from September 2016 discussing the implications of designing interfaces without physical constraints and the design challenges ...

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How to Use Contrast in UI Design

Differences attracts our eyes and contrast give us ability to intensify differences. It is the key element of design that allow designers to define values, properties and priorities of the element relatively ...

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Why Zen Mode Isn’t the Answer to Everything

Interfaces that temporarily hide the UI elements to emphasize content often increase the interaction cost, cognitive load, and the number of attention switches. UI design has seen many trends come and go ...

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Basic UI Color Guide

It is alway a fight when it’s about COLOR. Designer sees it red, CEO sees it blue, CTO sees it #2D88F3, CMO says why not gradient like “IOS7?”. Previous post about the ...

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Design Words With Data

Writing is a form of art. Words can make us laugh, move us to tears, or inspire us to do great things. But I’d say there’s also a science to writing. Data ...