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Popular design news of the week: August 24, 2015 – August 30, 2015

By Cameron Chapman Posted Aug. 30, 2015 Reading time: 1 minute

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers. 

The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful compilation of the most popular designer news that we curated from the past week.

Note that this is only a very small selection of the links that were posted, so don’t miss out and subscribe to our newsletter and follow the site daily for all the news.

 

UI Movement – The Best UI Design Inspiration, Every Day

 

Adobe Drops Fonts, Leaves Users Stranded

 

Why the Confirm Password Field Must Die

 

Rucksack – A Little Bag of CSS Superpowers

 

The Future of Layout with CSS: Grid Layouts

 

Why Introverts Make Great Entrepreneurs

 

Better Image Borders with Blend Modes

 

Simplify your Projects by Using a UX Checklist

 

Why Banksy’s Dismaland is Better than You’d Ever Expected

 

Google has Secret Interview Challenges Based on your Search History

 

Bernie Sander’s 404 Page

 

“Pixar in a Box” – How Pixar Uses Math to Make Movies

 

The Problem with Problems

 

Guidelines for Letter-spacing Type

 

Don’t Be Apple

 

Design Solutions: Placeholder Avatars

 

Busting 9 UX Myths like a Boss

 

Acorn 5 – The Image Editor for Humans

 

Thinking Outside the Square: Landscape and Portrait Formats on Instagram

 

Facebook Launches M, its Bold Answer to Siri and Cortana

 

McDonald’s Politely Declines Burger King’s Offer of World Peace

 

A Former Google Exec on How to Make Tough Decisions Quickly

 

In Less than Two Years, a Smartphone Could Be your Only Computer

 

What it Looks like to Use the Internet for the First Time

 

An Honest Guide to the San Francisco Startup Life

 

Want more? No problem! Keep track of top design news from around the web with Webdesigner News.

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