Adaptive Vs. Responsive Design

Adaptive and responsive websites are very similar, as they both adjust the user interface (UI) of a website depending on the width of the browser window. However, the way in which they do this is what makes the two techniques different. As a UX design agency, at Codal, we are always asked for recommendations based […] The post Adaptive Vs. Responsive Design appeared first on Usability Geek Powered by WPeMatico

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Modders are turning the NES Classic Edition into an all-purpose retro gaming machine

 If you were lucky enough to get your hands on a NES Classic Edition this last holiday season, you were probably impressed (as I was) with the quality of the emulation — so much so you wished it had a few more games, or maybe even that there was an SNES version. Well, your dream is coming true — kind of, anyway. Read More Powered by WPeMatico

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Wearing a VR headset gets even more awkward underwater

As if wearing a bulky VR headset on your face didn’t look awkward enough, somebody’s gone and cobbled together one that can be used underwater.  Yes, a VR headset you wear in a pool. Let that sink in (no pun intended!) for a minute. SEE ALSO: VR may be hyped, but it’ll take ‘maybe a decade’ to become mainstream The VR headset, which MIT Technology Review says is about as decent as Google Cardboard, was created by Allan Evans, cofounder of the Avegant, the company behind the Glyph headset, and Stephen Greenwood, the director of creative development at Discovery Digital […]

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The Best CV & Resume Templates: 50 Examples

In today’s world, a first impression can either make or break your chances of landing your dream job. Having a strong resume doesn’t necessarily mean you will land the job, but it’s a great way to make sure you get the interview. Today, we have decided to share the best CV and resume templates that you can use to portray your identity. These beautifully designed templates will not only help you stand out from the crowd, but will also sharpen your chances of impressing the client and landing the job. Some of the templates are free while others cost a few […]

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10 Ways to Simplify Your Design

It’s no secret that simple is often better when it comes to website design. An interface that’s simple to understand and just as simple to use is more likely to turn visitors into active users that will return to your site later. But how do you simplify your website? Even if you aren’t building something new from scratch, the trick is to set goals and then look at the path to reaching them for users. Anything that gets in the way of that path should be eliminated. Anything that makes understanding what users are supposed to do should be removed […]

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Tips for Using Contrast to Enhance Readability

Good design is readable design. Without a clear message, displayed in an easy-to-digest way, it’s easy to lose the meaning of any piece of design work. That’s why it’s so crucial that any design must be easy to read. Designing for readability is a lesson in typography, but also in contrast. Contrast is the key to enhancing readability, and helping create a flow through the text in a logical manner so that users understand exactly what you want to say. Color Contrast Lettering must stand out from the canvas. It needs to have a presence that draws the eye. There […]

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Ser invisible

O por qué nadie entiende bien lo que hace un Diseñador. —¿A qué te dedicas? —Soy diseñador. —¿De qué o qué? —Diseñador de interfaces. —Ah, de páginas web. —… Para este punto de la conversación, comenzaba mi misión evangelizadora de explicar lo que hago en la vida. Sin embargo, sin entender bien las razones, terminaba fallando. Desde una perspectiva general, no es difícil imaginar lo que hace un médico o lo que hace un físico nuclear. Entonces, ¿cómo es que los demás no podían entender lo que hago? O mejor dicho: ¿Cómo es que yo no podía explicar algo que para mí era tan obvio? […]

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