Popular Design News of the Week: August 3, 2015 – August 9, 2015

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Aug. 09, 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.


Windows 10 Uses your Bandwidth to Send Other People Updates


Stop it!


Logo Specification, the “modern” Process


The Perfect ux/UI Design Tool – 13 Things Designers Needs Most


Apple Launches Redesigned Website, Kills old Apple Store


Safari vs. Chrome: Power Consumption


How Shake Shack Made a 70-Year-old Font hot Again


Design Inspiration: What’s on your Phone’s Home Screen?


Hack your Productivity with these 9 Gmail Tips


The Tiny new Website that Could Give LinkedIn a run for its Money


Prototyping: Why you Should Start Designing Websites in the Browser


Export kit – Convert your PSD into Responsive HTML, CSS, WordPress etc…


This is What it’s like to be a Color Blind Designer


See What Google Could’ve Looked like in the 80’s


Freelance vs in-house


Windows 10 is Spying on Almost Everything you do


Why CG Sucks (Except it Doesn’t)


The Winners from National Geographic’s Traveler Photo Contest


Programming Excuses


Microsoft’s Homepage Circa 1994


The new Devil’s Dictionary


Wow: This Algorithm can Separate Reflections from Photographs


YouTube’s Web Video Player Just Received a Sleek Transparent Update


The Modern Internet Sucks: Bring Back Geocities


First Time User Experiences


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