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  • Mozilla Releases Open Source Speech Recognition Engine and Voice Dataset

    Mozilla Releases Open Source Speech Recognition Engine and Voice Dataset

    Doru Ciobanu  •  December 4, 2017

    After launching Firefox Quantum, Mozilla continues its upward trend and releases its Open Source Speech Recognition Model and Voice Dataset. Well, Mozilla is finally back! In the...

  • Snapchat Separates the Social from the Media in the Latest Redesign

    Snapchat Separates the Social from the Media in the Latest Redesign

    Doru Ciobanu  •  December 2, 2017

    When was the last time you’ve seen Evan Spiegal, Snapchat CEO, on YouTube? About two years ago. In a video titled “What is Snapchat,” Spiegal shared with us his wonderful...

  • Adobe Teases New AI Powered Select Subject Tool in Photoshop

    Adobe Teases New AI Powered Select Subject Tool in Photoshop

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 30, 2017

    The holidays are coming. It’s the perfect time for an escape. Swiss Alps, Iceland or Melbourne are on my top priority list, but, because I’ll probably spend my vacation...

  • Opinions Mixed on Kickstarter Redesign

    Opinions Mixed on Kickstarter Redesign

    Andrian  •  November 28, 2017

    The crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has rolled out a surprise new logo complete with a redesign of their site. Out goes the old two-tone bubble font logo so familiar to us, in...

  • Google Maps Updated with New Design for the First Time in Years

    Google Maps Updated with New Design for the First Time in Years

    Andrian  •  November 21, 2017

    Google released an update to their eponymous Maps service. Product Manager Liz Hunt revealed changes focusing on prioritizing the information presented, what is displayed...

  • The Future of the Web: Firefox Quantum

    The Future of the Web: Firefox Quantum

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 16, 2017

    After teasing us with months of nightly builds, Mozilla, the foundation behind Firefox, the first successful open source-browser, launches Firefox Quantum. With more than...

  • Figma Updated with Support for Pages

    Figma Updated with Support for Pages

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 10, 2017

    The UI design tool ecosystem is quite agglomerated. The heavyweights, Sketch and Affinity Designer, are facing some stiff competition from challengers such as Adobe XD and Figma....

  • Peristyle, a New Typeface from Hoefler & Co

    Peristyle, a New Typeface from Hoefler & Co

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 8, 2017

    Peristyle (perystilylum) in Hellenistic Greek and also in Roman architecture, is a row of columns surrounding the perimeter of a courtyard or of a building. Essential elements of...

  • UX at Scale 2017: Free Online Conference with 20K+ Registrants

    UX at Scale 2017: Free Online Conference with 20K+ Registrants

    Andrian  •  September 19, 2017

    Scaling design is one of the biggest challenges that UX and product teams face today. That’s because design just doesn’t scale like engineering. As teams, products, and...

  • Adobe’s Photoshop Has New Tool for Drawing Curves

    Adobe’s Photoshop Has New Tool for Drawing Curves

    Doru Ciobanu  •  September 12, 2017

    Photoshop is probably the most popular tool when it comes to retouching images or photographs. It’s also a good package for a lot of other tasks. Drawing curves, however, is not...