»There's plenty of time to do just the stuff that matters.
Because not a lot of it exists.«
— @heydon at Fronteers 2018
Here’s how Basecamp assesses the level and title of designers, from Junior to Principal Designer: https://github.com/basecamp/handbook/blob/master/titles-for-designers.md
A wonderful read by @firstname.lastname@example.org about how the Apple Watch is completely redefining a device category with a long tradition. Including a super interesting journey through the history of watchmaking. 🙌👌
Responsive Resize ✅
Timed Transitions ✅
Spell Check ✅
This is a MAJOR update to Adobe XD! ✨
“A design system is a tool for empowerment, not a weapon to control design.”
The key lessons I learned creating a popular Design System, by Matt Bond
A great interactive visualization by the @nytimes: See Inside Typhoon Mangkhut in 3-D https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/09/15/world/asia/super-typhoon-mangkhut-ompong-storm.html
“It's time to embrace decentralization […] Ultimately, this directive targets an era of the web that is already beginning to wane. It's not a disaster; it is a turning page.”
An apt comment by @benwerd on the new EU “upload filter” directive. HT @baldur
A lot of good advice – and useful tools – in this great article by @ericwbailey about the importance and quirks of manual accessibility testing. #a11y #testing https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2018/09/importance-manual-accessibility-testing/
This post by @tkadlec is the best possible answer to The Cascade Controversy™. Moderate but unambiguous. 👏👏👏
Beyond delighted to present the topic of Josh Clark for #btconf in #Berlin. Check what he is talking about in “The New Design Material”. https://beyondtellerrand.com/events/berlin-2018/speakers/josh-clark#talk
A great article by @SaraSoueidan@twitter.com about nested links (without nesting) and why you should always test the usability and accessibility of your design. 👏👏👏
Google is using its massive vertical web presence to try to force us all into AMP. https://www.polemicdigital.com/google-amp-go-to-hell/
Again, do not use AMP.
This is one heck of a useful read on the why and how of using Mastodon. Thanks for writing it all up @email@example.com!
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