It’s all about Apple again this week, specifically ‘The Notch’ on the new iPhone X. The Notch has been causing some debate – check it out in section one.
In the second section, we have another 11 tools and guides for you to explore.
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Pretty much everyone knows about the iPhone X, but ‘The Notch’ seemed to steal the show, creating plenty of debate. If you missed it, we’ve gathered some of the best reactions and ideas from all over the web.
NIELS introduces how to design for the iPhone X, including: margins and safe areas, the home indicator, gestures, the face ID, navigation bars, and more!
Designlab‘s Andrew Wilshere explains what a mass-market mobile product with an Augmented Reality (AR) engine baked right into the OS means for us.
Hans Haugli has come up with the teapot model to demonstrate why it makes sense to let a skilled team of designers lead you into the unknown.
Jess Eddy say that whilst it may be true that “everyone is a designer” — it till doesn’t mean everyone is qualified to make design decisions. Read on for a resources list.
Timothy Bardlavens explains why he decided to leave the professional association of design, AIGI. Great, honest read!
Linus Lee shows us, in a few easy steps, how you can be creative. Check out his step by step illustrated tutorial.
11 tools and guides this week
Roundups is a curated collection of newsletters & roundups for designers. By Joel Rosen.
A handy pack of 60 mockups for showcasing design work.
Modify any website in real-time, save your mod and share it.
Discover the best UI design styles & resources.
Embed designs & interactive prototypes into JIRA+Confluence
How to use Lottie in your animation workflow.
All that’s great about Sketch is here, including useful plugins!
One of the best coding apps just got better. Highlights include big syntax highlighting improvements, Touch Bar support on macOS, and more!
Colm Tuite gives us an insightful exploration into the world of design tools, where there headed, and how they can be fixed.
Free LEGO-like kit for Sketch for creating logotypes, fonts, custom patterns etc.
Find the latest version of (pretty much) anything developer related with Verstory.
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