Popular Design News of the Week: June 8, 2015 – June 14, 2015

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Jun. 14, 2015

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.


Skype for Web (Beta) is Now Available to Everyone in the us and UK


Why Web Design is Dead


Why You Should Google Yourself Now


Apple is Going to Kill the Home Screen


Why Apple Abandoned the World’s Most Beloved Typeface


Apple is Launching Search Engine to Destroy Google — and You’re Already Using It


Apple’s Next Revolutionary Design Language


Graphic Designer Creates Illustrated GIFs to Showcase Her Creative Skills


How I Scored Free Stuff from my Favorite Companies


The 5 Biggest Usability Fails in Movies


Did Yahoo Inappropriately Copy Designs by a Cult Graphic Artist?


First Look at Apple’s New OS X: El Capitan


Google Ideas


The New ITunes Icon is a Throwback to Apple’s Classic Logo


Two Kinds of People


Airbnb’s Design Chief on Why Designers and MBAs Make Perfect Power Combos


Open Sourcing is no Longer Optional, not even for Apple


Apple Finally Learns AI is the New UI


7 Reasons You Might Actually Want to Use Google Keep


The Secrets of Airport Design


Apple Admits the IPod is Dead


Why It’s Important to Sketch Before You Wireframe


Twitter and Medium Announce They’ve Invented Email


6 Tips for Designing Happiness


Gay Pride Month Gets Google’s Support with Rainbow-Colored Images for LGBT Searches


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