Patrones oscuros de diseño: Mecánicas de persuasión y manipulación en la web

que se aprovechan de nuestros atajos mentales para lograr que como personas usuarias realicemos acciones sin nuestro conocimiento

tedic.org/patrones-oscuros

This isn't a story about a development feat or some cool stuff a skilled coder might be doing in their cave.

It's a story about how small improvements made in collaboration can make better, and how we all could become if given a chance.

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This is my first contribution to , but with the welcome and support I received from its awesome community, it may not be the last.

So thanks to @doctormo for putting us both in a position where this could happen, slowing himself down to speed me up.

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(Small, but noticeable, I hope. Here you can see the previous and the new dialog side by side.)

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And today, with the combination of @doctormo's experience (and patience and support, I must say) and my limited skills and ideas, this small improvement is making its way to the next release of , a program I use and love.

gitlab.com/inkscape/inkscape/-

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Halfway into the process, someone else made another suggestion (gitlab.com/inkscape/ux/-/issue), which we incorporated into the design.

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Then, @doctormo lured me into learning and putting my own hands to the task. Not being a developer, I hadn't even considered that as an option.

But I started iterating on possible designs, getting feedback from the rest of the community (gitlab.com/inkscape/inkscape/-)

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This is why I love : you can go beyond being a user, and actually try (at least try!) to improve it.

First, I saw a possible improvement, reported it, and discovered that someone had already started working on it (gitlab.com/inkscape/inbox/-/is)

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Today I had the pleasure of doing an online coding&design session with @doctormo, and this is the result:

Behold the new About Dialog!

UX research question from Adam:

Which behaviour would you expect ?
(see gif in reply)

I was missing a nice word lookup tool since I switched from macOS to Linux but I've now found it! "Quick Lookup" is simple, pretty and works great! 😍

flathub.org/apps/details/com.g

The online hackfest is live!

Find out about what the "Vectors" team does, and other ways you can contribute to Inkscape besides coding.

digimedia1.r2.enst.fr/b/vec-tz

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ALIDADE. A guide to choosing technology wisely
for your social change project
docs.google.com/document/d/1yR interesting methodology to help organisations to deal with tech tools

Low←Tech Magazine.
"Este sitio web funciona con energía solar, lo que significa que en ocasiones estará fuera de línea.. " solar.lowtechmagazine.com/es/

This is great news for the GNOME Foundation, the GNOME desktop, Linux-based operating systems, and Open Source in general. Excellent work and thank you to GNOME, Neil McGovern, and Shearman & Sterling LLP for this outcome.

RT @gnome@twitter.com

We have resolved our patent case with Rothschild Patent Imaging. We thank our pro-bono counsel - Shearman & Sterling LLP for representing us.
gnome.org/news/2020/05/patent-

🐦🔗: twitter.com/gnome/status/12633

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