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@snowdrift Do you have a article or something explaining the reasons behind crowdmatching? I think I understand the concept, but I'm not sure I see the point.

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

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.

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Halfway into the process, someone else made another suggestion (, 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 (

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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 (

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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! 😍

The online hackfest is live!

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

List of GNU Distros on Mastodon

Please help me share.

- Ubuntu @ubuntu
- Ubuntu MATE @ubuntumate
- Kubuntu @Kubuntu
- Xubuntu @xubuntu
- Lubuntu @lubuntu
- Ubuntu Studio @ubuntustudio - Mint @linuxmint
- Debian @debian
- openSUSE @opensuse
- PureOS @purism
- GuixSD @guix
- Manjaro @manjarolinux
- OpenMandriva @OpenMandriva
- elementary OS @elementary
- MX @mxlinux

Not joined yet:
- Fedora
- Red Hat
- CentOS
- Trisquel
- Mageia
- ...

#linux #gnu #freesw: I wish all join Mastodon.

ALIDADE. A guide to choosing technology wisely
for your social change project 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.. "

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