Skype users on Android should see a major update for the popular messaging app coming soon. Microsoft says that version 6.0 of Skype will begin rolling out today that will have a number of improvements and changes, including a revamped user interface that's inspired by Google's Material Design style.
Every design tells a story. Every story has a design. It’s your job to connect the two. It takes planning and thoughtful design every step along the way. Effective storytelling requires that you use visual and user interface design to create something that people want to interact with. Show More Summary
The SmartHalo looks dead simple on its surface, which is precisely how a navigation tool should be. In the realm of interfaces, a screen isn't always the answer. Increasingly, designers are experimenting with ambient UIs as way for devices to communicate with people in an unobtrusive, yet effective, way. Show More Summary
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LinkedIn has unveiled a new and improved messaging interface for the platform, with a cleaner, more intuitive design and improved features.
LinkedIn has been the butt of many a design joke in recent years, and it’s caught a lot of flak for its clunky one-to-one messaging interface. You couldn’t read entire threads at once in your inbox and until recently, it was hard toShow More Summary
Assets and apps are the tools of the trade when it comes to interface design. The UI to UX Designer Toolbox from TNW Deals brings together icons, templates, and a photo editing app to improve your workflow – and now, you can pay whatever you want for the deal! This bundle comes in four parts. Show More Summary
The mechanical button or switch is that most simple of user interfaces. So simple that just about every electrical device in the home, from lights to coffee machines, will have one. With the goal of letting these legacy devices joinShow More Summary
Color is one of the most significant elements of any design. It creates emotion, guides us through an interface, and reinforces a brand. It’s rare that you find a truly black and white design, more often monochrome designs are dark gray, or off-white. But the effect is the same. Color is literally how we see […]
Microsoft has released a new update for the Surface App for Windows 10. With the latest update, the app gets a new user interface and looks much better on Surface devices running Windows 10. Alongside the new design, the update also brings an adaptive layout, which makes the user experience a whole lot more better. […]
Before smartphones, tablets, and trackpads we had keyboards and mice. Our devices were connected to us through peripherals that interpreted our input graphically. Scrolling and selecting was done with the click of your mouse or a keystroke. And now we’ve evolved … Read More
Do you have a passion for strong, clean, usable design? Love finding creative solutions to complex interface and interaction design challenges? Then read on… Forbes is seeking a detail-driven, creative thinker to join our design/front-end team in helping to build and maintain the world's #1 business news site. If you enjoy [...]
6sec, the best Vine client for Windows Phone today picked up a major update. The latest update brings a new user interface, inspired by Windows 10. Alongside the new design update, the latest update also packs free video upload, and some other new features. Here’s the full changelog: New design Video upload is now free […]
Gleb Kuznetsov is a Russian designer that comes up with pretty gorgeous UI pieces for apps and web. He's got a pretty awesome portfolio with many great examples of how beautiful an interface can be. Check it out! Here you can see a brief selection of his work. Show More Summary
Knocker started as an iOS app designed for a very specific situation – exploring the property market around you, wherever in the UK you happened to be. It was apparent that the neat-card based interface could work for other use cases...Show More Summary
From image galleries to hot news articles, ribbons captivate visitors and quickly draw attention. They can be used for a wide variety of purposes in both interface and graphic design. This freebie pack includes ten brilliant ribbon effects following the classic vintage design style. Show More Summary
Apiary, a startup with a web service developers can use to design and make documentation for application programming interfaces, announced today a $6.8 million round of funding. The startup today is also launching a new tool for testing APIs to make sure they work as they should. It’s like a continuous integration system for testing […]
A new NASA contest is challenging freelancers to design the interface for a smartwatch app for use by astronauts aboard the ISS. The competition, posted on the Freelancer website, is set to run for one month, and will require applicants...Show More Summary
It’s likely that you started your day with a micro-interaction. By turning off the alarm on your mobile phone, you engaged with a user interface in a single moment. You will continue to engage throughout the day in these moments with your digital devices. Show More Summary
There are so many different topics to cover under the umbrella term of interface design. Both web and mobile designers are professionals at balancing between aesthetics vs interactions. One balancing tool in this arsenal is motion. When elements move and react naturally to user input, it gives the interface a sense of life. Show More Summary