Diigo Bookmarks 08/23/2017
"We started with skeuomorphic design then went to flat design, and now I think we should challenge ourselves to design interfaces like the ones we've admired in sci-fi with just type and little-to-nothing else. This new style can be called Type Design."
"We've been working closely with our partners over the last many months, and by the end of this year, hardware makers like Essential, Huawei, HTC, Kyocera, Motorola, HMD Global Home of Nokia Phones, Samsung, Sharp and Sony are scheduled to be launching or upgrading new devices to Android 8.0 Oreo."
"Awesome: Icon with text label / Totally fine: Text with no icon / Almost never cool: Icon without text label / Or to make it even shorter: Stop using icons to save space."
"Developers naturally work from the ground up, but design tends to be a more artistic enterprise. Often, an artist begins with a general idea and solidifies it as they go along. Atomic design, by contrast, requires designers to work from the ground up, which can help ensure that an interface is consistent and purposeful. It also saves time and tension between a designer and developer."
"With Fast Fetch, ads are requested much earlier in the lifecycle of the page, allowing page rendering and creative selection in the ad server to happen in parallel."
"I've published over 150 animated gifs which showcase how to use Chrome DevTools -- as part of my Dev Tips newsletter. For most tips, you can fully grasp the feature in less than 30 seconds. I also provide a text based alternative if you want to read more about it."