Issue 364

Articles

UI design trends of today and how to apply them in your apps
From outline icons to switch designs, the UIs of major OSes are all starting to look similar.

How to design great keyboard shortcuts
Keyboard shortcuts are a great way to improve their productivity and to help them become power users.

Core concerns of UX in the Metaverse
New dimensions come with new responsibilities.

There Is No Digital World
Everything digital costs something physical. It’s time for a digital conservation movement.

Three Phases of Life for Design Systems
Your design system will undergo three phases of life: reflection, anticipation, and influence.

Tools and Resources

Stay in the flow with redesigned comments
A new comment experience so you can stay in the flow in Figma.

designstripe
Create beautiful illustrations, no design skills needed.

Uiscore
A library of relevant and useful design tools to improve your workflow and bring ideas to life faster.

UX Portfolio

Jane Chen
Jane is a Product Designer at Upped Events.

Last But Not Least

A Showcase Of Lovely Little Websites
Instead of spending your coffee break scrolling through your social feeds, how about a lovely little website instead?

“The public is more familiar with bad design than good design. It is, in effect, conditioned to prefer bad design, because that is what it lives with. The new becomes threatening, the old reassuring.”
— Paul Rand