Posts tagged computers
Learning UX with the Interaction Design Foundation — A Review

What if you could get structured education in UX design without leaving your home for less than what you pay for Netflix? If you haven’t heard of it before, the Interaction Design Foundation (IDF) is a Denmark-based non-profit whose goal is to make design education accessible and affordable to everyone.

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Flat 2.0: Why Fully Flat Design is Outdated

For a large part of human history, it was generally accepted that the Earth was flat.

Not much changed about this notion until the third century BC, when Pythagoras and Aristotle postulated that the Earth is spherical, and in the 1500s, explorers like Magellan sailed the seas to test it. Today, the idea that the Earth is flat is archaic because we all know it’s round (well, most of us).

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Curated Resources for All Your UX Needs

I haven't had any formal education in UX design (simply because they're rare/non-existent at an undergrad level), so everything I know, I've taught myself, improvising my own curriculum of books, podcasts, and many, many articles.

Today, you'll find out who I follow and where I get all my knowledge, insight, and inspiration. Whether you're just starting out or a seasoned professional, I'm sure you'll find something of value from this list. I'll update this post as it grows, so check back often. Have an amazing design resource? Please share it in the comments! :)

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Passwords Are Broken—Here's How to Fix Them

We've had a rocky relationship with passwords.

They demand to be exactly eight characters long, contain at least one symbol, and throw a fit if there are two consecutive letters, any months of the year, or the word Texas. Naturally, when we type something like this, we often make mistakes. Without knowing where the mistake was made, our passwords are cleared and we're forced to enter the string of gibberish again.

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