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Jude Pullen – Designing for Questions and Provocations @ beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf 2022

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar. Read more

Aarron Walter – Returning to Your Maker Roots @ beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf 2022

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.To me - with many of the speakers (Geri Coady, Jude Pullen, Cabeza Patata, among others) talking about change and experiments - Aarron Walter's idea of reconsidering (which inspired the Re:considering podcast co-hosted by Aarron) what's truly important to you has been the overarching theme of this year's beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf: Read more

Manuel Matuzovic – Lost in Translation @ beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf 2022

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.At beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf 2022 frontend developer and accessibility expert Manuel Matuzović gave this insightful - and genuinely funny - talk on web accessibility and in particular on how information often gets lost when web developers focus almost exclusively - to the exclusion of semantics and a design's intent - on the visual aspects while translating requirements into HTML and CSS: Read more

Linda Liukas – Programming Playgrounds @ beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf 2022

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.At this year’s iteration of beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf, Linda Liukas gave this fascinating opening talk on her ideas and concepts for a reimagined programming education: Read more

7 Practical Design Tips

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.Some time ago, Adam Wathan & Steve Schoger of Tailwind CSS and Refactoring UI published this article with "7 Practical Tips for Cheating at Design". While I don't think that you can actually cheat at design, design being a skill that can and has to be learned, practiced, and honed like any other, pragmatic advice such as using colour and font weight for creating information hierarchy can help with achieving some quick wins and ... Read more

Christopher Alexander – Patterns in Architecture

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.Sadly, a few days ago, seminal architect and design theorist Christopher Alexander passed away. Having coined the term "pattern language" Christopher Alexander is considered the father of the pattern language movement. It is this term we as software engineers - oftentimes quite casually - refer to when we're talking about design patterns. In 1996, Christopher Alexander gave this compelling talk at the 1996 ACM Conference on Object-Oriented Programs, Systems, Languages and Applications (OOPSLA): In this talk, ... Read more

I see numbers

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.Metaphors play a vital role in how human beings make sense of the world. The ways in which we view and describe both the world around us and abstract thoughts often are inherently metaphorical. When relating to time, for example, we often use spatial metaphors such as "to look forward to", "time moving forward", or "to turn back time". For some though, relating to time in terms of spatial concepts and relations can take ... Read more

Welcome Back: beyond tellerrand Opening Titles Düsseldorf 2021

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.Last week, I was at the 2021 Düsseldorf edition of beyond tellerrand. As most on-site events during the last two years, beyond tellerrand had been postponed until, earlier this year, they got the go-ahead that the event was finally allowed to take place again. In spite of the rather short time to prepare, Marc and his team once again put on a fantastic event. These beautiful opening titles celebrate the event's return to the limelight ... Read more

The Layers Of The Web – Jeremy Keith @ beyond tellerrand Berlin 2019

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.Earlier this week - after a hiatus of almost two years on account of having been postponed due to the pandemic - this year's beyond tellerrand conference, an event about design, creativity, and the web, went ahead again. Even though Marc Thiele, the mastermind, organiser, and genuinely awesome person behind beyond tellerrand, ran a terrific series of online events under the Stay Curious moniker while on-site events weren't allowed to take place, it was ... Read more

User Experience Design Methods & Deliverables

Leider ist der Eintrag nur auf Britisches Englisch verfügbar.As I previously wrote about, design and user experience (UX) design are disciplines defined and governed by rules, principles, and constraints. The highly recommended Laws of UX provides an in-depth overview of principles and best practices in UX design. Coming from a slightly more hands-on perspective, designer Fabricio Teixeira compiled a comprehensive list of UX design methods & deliverables such as service blueprints, personas, or user journeys. Read more
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