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Author:Nicole Norton

Design Thinking, Design Sprints and Agile Sprints… what’s the diff?

First, let’s talk about the difference between Design Sprints and Agile Sprints.  Since they both are technically “sprints”, what gives?  Design Sprints and Agile Sprints don’t have much more in common than their name. The Agile methodology is a type of project management, mainly used for software development, that relies on...

Gallery

WOW - great enhancements in the new Creative Cloud… way more mobile capabilities and seamlessintegration. Shared palettes and swatches and fonts -- freakin' yeah!Adobe Creative Cloud The last bastion of earned social sharing is going paid - Pinterest for businessCreative nerdiry: ...

More inspiration

Double Exposure Portraits by Photographer Aneta Ivanova — Webinspeer Fun infographic creation tool:https://infogr.am/https://infogr.am/6abd37cd346d-9495?src=web ...

Kern upside down

Why would you want to kern character pairs upside down?Because this enables you to see your letterforms and thespace between them without actually reading the words -bringing meaning to them. If you're doing something fancywith the kerning based on the meaning, it won't work, ofcourse,...

127 Yardsale

Inspiration from 127 Yardsale More info on the World's Longest YardsaleIt was as random and interesting as you can imagine. ...

Yum!

Great infographic on color theory: If you haven't seen The Grand Budapest Hotel - rent it/buy it/watch over someone's shoulder. It is gorgeous. (and fabulously cast). I don't even care if my love for Wes Anderson aligns me as a hipster. And who doesn't loooove Jason Schwartzman! Adam Stockhausen...

More links / research

UX:10 Simple Tips to Improve User Testing by Nick BabichThe Mobile Revolution: Reconstructing Familiar Interactions | UX Magazine]How to Conduct a Design Audit of Your Website | Elegant Themes Bloghttps://usabilityhub.com/The Office of Kate Bingaman-BurtContent strategyhttps://uxplanet.org/ux-writing-how-to-do-it-like-google-with-this-powerful-checklist-e263cc37f5f1https://alistapart.com/article/approaching-content-strategy-for-personalized-websiteshttps://alistapart.com/article/content-modelling-a-master-skill http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/28/magazine/what-google-learned-from-its-quest-to-build-the-perfect- team.html?_r=0 GOOD - The Causes of Gun Violence Identified | Facebook Jobbatical.com Beta This...

Boring post

Below is a boring post that contains interesting links should you have the time to browse:https://darebee.com/pdf/paperbacks/100-office-workouts-by-darebee.pdfhttps://medium.com/@briancrofts/what-product-teams-can-learn-from-disneys-moana-5c5ee713b223https://medium.com/@johnpcutler/12-bottom-up-change-hints-b020b864ff5ehttps://medium.com/iotforall/provide-insights-not-data-e6498f0d5b71https://m.signalvnoise.com/one-door-at-a-time-d73d4385eb16https://uxdesign.cc/ux-trends-2017-46a63399e3d2https://uxdesign.cc/three-models-of-pair-design-f75e3b29a51a ...

UX and app dev resources

Here are resources I am researching atm… if you have any additional suggestions or comments on any ofthese, feel free to comment: http://www.adobe.com/devnet/digitalpublishingsuite/articles/dps-accounts-roles-tools.html PhoneGap:iPhone, Android SDK service | PhoneGap Build | Edge Tools & Services | Adobe & HTMLAlpha Anywhere:http://www.alphasoftware.com/Appcelerator:Enterprise Mobile Application Development Platform | Appcelerator Inc.RubyMotion:http://www.rubymotion.com/ Yapp:https://www.yapp.us/Optimalsort,...

Artist of the week (and other things of note)

Artist of the week - JooHee YooWonderful illustrations in this children's poetry book: JooHee Yoon - Beastly Verse Site mapping tools that I am trying out:Create Sitemaps - Sitemap Generator - Visual Sitemap GeneratorSmartDraw is the Smartest Way to Draw AnythingWriteMaps | Create Sitemaps Online |...