Popular design news of the week: August 1, 2016 — August 72016

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August 07, 2016
Popular design news of the week: August 1, 2016 - August 7, 2016.

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.

CSS4: What’s New that You Need to Know

3 New Logo Trends to Try for your Brand

Hover is Dead. Long Live Hover

Is this the End for Mobile Apps?

SlashPixels – Google for Designers

Stop Designing Interfaces, Start Designing Experiences

How the Rio 2016 Olympics Logo was Created

Site Design: Wearesoak​.com

Apple’s New Instagram Page is Digital Heaven for Those Who Love Quotes

This Software Can Turn any Single JPEG into an Animated GIF

Pantone’s Addictive New App

4 Things I Wish I’d Learned About Sketch Sooner

An Uneducated Client is an Unhappy Client

Site Design: Nytimes​.com /​the Olympics Issue

Google Rolls Out New Version of Google Maps – A Love Letter to Apple Maps

Photoshop Master Remakes a Masterpiece

3 Revealing Traits You Didn’t Know Influenced your Design Approach

WellDressed: An App that Suggests Outfits Based on How You Look

How Netflix Does A/​B Testing.

Google’s New Tilt Brush App

Airbnb Launches its own In-house Design Studio, Samara

Dropbox’s New Headquarters has a Room for Every Mood

Photographer Files $1 Billion Suit Against Getty for Licensing her Public Domain Images

Born: A Serif Humanist Typeface for Text

Astropad 2.0: Turn your iPad into an Ultra Responsive Drawing Tablet

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

Cameron Chapman

Cameron Chapman is a freelance writer and designer from New England. You can visit her site or follow her on Twitter.

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