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A bi-weekly hand-picked grass-fed locally-sourced list of the industry articles our creative technologists are currently reading. Topics include customer experience, design, marketing, business, finance, technology, media, and storytelling.



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October 22, 2018

Re-approaching Color


Sharing a new way to building color systems for accessible UIs that scale. Build your own with

Source: Lyft Design via Medium

Remote Design Team


Thoughts on leading/managing an all-distributed design team.

Source: John Maeda

Congratulations. Your Study Went Nowhere.


Researchers should embrace negative results instead of accentuating the positive, which is one of several biases that can lead to bad science.

Source: The New York Times

The clever UX that made Fortnite a $1.2 billion sensation


The gaming hit is a masterclass in UX and experience design.

Source: FastCo. Design

Tim Berners-Lee tells us his radical new plan to upend the World Wide Web


With an ambitious decentralized platform, the father of the web hopes it’s game on for corporate tech giants like Facebook and Google.

Source: FastCo. Design

How to Write Good Error Messages


11 Tips to write effective error messages.

Source: UX Planet

Font of all knowledge? Researchers develop typeface hey say can boost memory


Researchers say font, which slants to the left and has gaps in each letter, can aid recall.

Source: The Guardian

Gestalt principles in UI design


How to become a master manipulator of Visual Communication.

Source: Muzli via Medium

Cognitive bias cheat sheet


Thinking is hard because of 4 universal conundrums.

Source: Better Humans via Medium
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