Slashdot Items Tagged "design"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:17AM Tokyo To Build 350m Tower Made of Wood
Friday February 16, 2018 @01:02PM Apple's New Spaceship Campus Has One Flaw -- and It Hurts
Monday February 12, 2018 @10:21AM The Insane Amount of Backward Compatibility in Google Maps
Friday February 09, 2018 @10:55PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Missing In Tech Today?
Friday January 12, 2018 @04:10PM Snapchat's Big Redesign Bashed In 83 Percent of User Reviews
Friday December 29, 2017 @11:02AM Apple's MacBook Air-like Store Roof Wasn't Designed To Handle Snow... in Chicago
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @12:56PM Why Is Anime Obsessed With Power Lines?
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:43PM Jony Ive Returns To Apple Design Management Role After Two Years
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:55PM Apple Has Ruined Its Podcasts App
Thursday November 09, 2017 @01:51PM IBM's Quest To Design The 'New Helvetica'
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @06:33PM A Huge Redesign Is Coming To Snapchat
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:58PM Octopuses Show Scientists How To Hide Machines in Plain Sight
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:48PM Google Is Really Good At Design
Friday October 06, 2017 @11:09AM iOS 11's Misleading 'Off-ish' Setting For Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is Bad for User Security
Thursday October 05, 2017 @11:13AM The ThinkPad At 25
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:44AM Apple is Really Bad At Design
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:50PM Dubai Proposes Giant Simulated Mars City In the Desert
Thursday September 28, 2017 @08:07AM Refresh Is Sacred
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:39PM Ford Is Using Microsoft's HoloLens To Design Cars In Augmented Reality
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @01:02PM Turning Off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in iOS 11's Control Center Doesn't Actually Turn Off Wi-Fi or Bluetooth
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @02:46PM What Comes After User-Friendly Design?
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @10:25AM Developer Marco Arment Shares Thoughts On iPhone X's Notch
Monday September 18, 2017 @11:43AM Meet the Font Detectives Who Ferret Out Fakery
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:39PM KDE Plasma 5.11 Beta Released
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:04PM Lenovo Looks To Commemorate 25th Anniversary of IBM's Notebook Brand With Thinkpad 25
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @12:50PM It's Official: Users Navigate Flat UI Designs 22 Percent Slower
Friday August 25, 2017 @10:50AM Why Are There So Many Knobs in Audio Software?
Monday August 07, 2017 @02:32PM London is Using Optical Illusions To Make Cars Slow Down
Thursday August 03, 2017 @12:57PM Ubuntu Will Revert Window Controls To the Right-Hand Side in Next Release
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:25PM Font Maker Sues Universal Music Over 'Pirated' The Vamps Logo
Monday July 31, 2017 @08:55AM Apple's Next iPhone: Facial-Recognition, All-Screen Design
Friday July 28, 2017 @09:25AM Calibri Font Plays Its Role: Pakistan Now Sans Sharif as Prime Minister is Disqualified
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @10:06AM How Jony Ive Masterminded Apple's New Headquarters
Monday July 17, 2017 @11:40AM 'Windows 10 Is Failing Us'
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @01:10PM Microsoft's Default Font Is at the Center Of a Government Corruption Case
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:45AM Raspberry Pi Wins UK's Top Engineering Award
Thursday June 29, 2017 @03:58PM Opinion: Google Unleashes Terrible New Update For Google News Upon the Net
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @12:49PM 3D Printed Airliner Parts Face Regulatory Headwinds
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:37PM Steve Jobs Wanted the First iPhone To Have a Permanent Back Button Like Android
Friday June 09, 2017 @12:30PM The Hidden Ways That Architecture Affects How You Feel
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:42PM Google Unveils Design For 1 Million Squarefoot London Headquarters
Thursday June 01, 2017 @12:27PM Skype Announces Big Makeover Focused on Messaging and Social Sharing, But Will That Drive Its Popularity?
Monday May 22, 2017 @02:22PM How Fonts Are Fueling the Culture Wars
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:10PM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:48PM Microsoft Wants You To Care For Your Surface Like a 'Luxury' Handbag
Monday May 08, 2017 @02:10PM Google's Upcoming 'Fuchsia' Smartphone OS Dumps Linux, Has a Wild New UI
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @01:37PM YouTube Finally Embraces Google's Material Design, Puts Focus On Content
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @11:49AM TED Wants To Remind Us That Ideas -- Not Politicians -- Shape the Future
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @09:53AM The First Manned Space Flight Was the Rocket Designer's Victory as Much as Yuri Gagarin's
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:13AM Twitter Is Ditching the Egg
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @02:11PM Xbox One's Faster, Simpler Interface is Now Available To Everyone
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:54AM Why Typography Matters -- Especially At The Oscars
Thursday February 16, 2017 @06:11PM McDonald's Hires Project Ara Design Team To Reinvent the Drinking Straw
Thursday February 09, 2017 @02:59PM Microsoft Teases Windows 10's Upcoming 'Project Neon' Design Language
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @10:28AM The Most Mentioned Books On StackOverflow
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:26AM LibreOffice 5.3 Released, Touted As 'One of the Most Feature-Rich Releases' Ever
Friday January 27, 2017 @09:25AM Ask Slashdot: A Point of Contention - Modern User Interfaces
Thursday January 26, 2017 @12:44PM Twitter Scrambles For Next Big Feature, Bets On Merging Tweets, Hashtags, Moments
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:24PM Mozilla's New Logo Reminds Us that It Is, In Fact, a Web Firm
Friday January 06, 2017 @09:43AM Microsoft To Revamp Windows 10 UI With Upcoming 'Project Neon' Update, Leaked Images Show
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @05:52PM Intel's New Mini PCs Have New Chips, an Updated Design, and Thunderbolt 3
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @01:00PM Supreme Court Rules For Samsung in Smartphone Fight With Apple
Friday November 25, 2016 @05:28PM Microsoft Is Working On a New Design Language For Windows 10 Codenamed Project NEON
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:12PM Apple Releases $300 Book Containing 450 Photos of Apple Products
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:40AM Design For the Present
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:42PM Seth's Blog: Hardware is Sexy, But It's Software that Matters
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @10:49PM 'Nano-Machines' Win European Trio Chemistry Nobel Prize
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @08:57AM BlackBerry Says It's Done Designing and Building Its Own Phones
Friday September 02, 2016 @08:55PM SpaceX Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track Near Los Angeles
Saturday August 27, 2016 @11:56PM RIP John Ellenby, Godfather of the Modern Laptop
Friday August 26, 2016 @07:13PM Floating Solar Device Boils Water Without Mirrors
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:41AM A Design Defect Is Plaguing Many iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Units
Monday August 22, 2016 @10:02AM Mozilla Is Changing Its Look -- and Asking the Internet For Feedback
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:09PM China Builds 'Elevated Bus' That Drives Over Cars
Thursday July 28, 2016 @05:54PM Dark Patterns Across the Web Are Designed To Trick You
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:20PM Google Gets Rid Of App Launcher In Chrome 52, Browser's Mac Client Gets Material Design
Monday July 04, 2016 @01:37PM What Air Conditioning Can Teach Us About Innovation and Laziness
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @11:24AM Instagram Ads Now Include Mobile Banners
Monday June 13, 2016 @06:03PM Alienware Launches Laptop With QHD OLED Display After 20 Years of Business
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:39PM A Tour of Campus 2, Apple's Upcoming Headquarters
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:45PM How a Bad UI Decision from Microsoft Helped Macro Malware Make a Comeback
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 03, 2016 @12:28AM Google's Self-Driving Cars Now Know When To Honk
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:02AM American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:41PM Apple Opens First 'Next Generation' Retail Store
Thursday May 19, 2016 @01:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Thursday May 12, 2016 @03:37PM Google Open-Sources SyntaxNet Natural-Language Understanding Library, Parsey McParseface Training Model
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:23PM Google Testing a Radical Change By Turning People's Search Results Black
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:00AM Design, Hardware, Software Errors Doomed Japanese Hitomi Spacecraft
Thursday April 28, 2016 @12:34PM iTunes Turns 13 Today -- Continues To Be 'Awful'
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @07:29PM Intel Wants To Eliminate The Headphone Jack And Replace It With USB-C
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @05:59PM Dyson Launches New 'Supersonic' Hair Dryer To Revolutionize Hair Care
Thursday April 14, 2016 @05:22PM Google Launches Customizable 'Live Cases' For Nexus Devices
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @06:00PM Tesla Updates Model S With New Front-End, Air Filtration System, Faster Charging
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @01:47PM Architects Design a 65-Story Data Center
Thursday April 07, 2016 @04:24PM Google May Adopt Apple's Swift Programming Language For Android, Says Report
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @07:23PM HP's New Logo Is the Awesome One It Never Used
Friday April 01, 2016 @05:14PM Man Builds 'Scarlett Johansson' Robot From Scratch
Thursday March 31, 2016 @12:53PM Zaha Hadid, Groundbreaking Architect, Dies at 65
Sunday March 27, 2016 @08:57PM Why BART Is Falling Apart
Thursday March 17, 2016 @08:49AM Intel Teases Skull Canyon Gaming NUC: Core i7, Iris Pro Graphics, Thunderbolt 3
Sunday February 28, 2016 @09:13AM 42 Best Free Linux Graphics Software
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:37AM Google Proposes New Hard Drive Format For Data Centers
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:26AM Google Cleans Up Search Results By Ditching Sidebar Ads
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:27AM Amazon Restores Some Heft To Helvetica For Kindle E-Ink Readers
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @03:33PM Jeep/Chrysler's New Gearshift Appears To Be Causing Accidents
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:27PM Amazon's Thin Helvetica Syndrome: Font Anorexia vs. Kindle Readability
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:38PM One Hoss Shay and Our Society of Obsolescence
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:09PM The Feds' Freeway Font Flip-Flop
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:34AM MIT Team Tops Hyperloop Design Competition
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:39AM Microsoft's Windows Phone Platform Is Dead
Thursday January 14, 2016 @05:51PM GNOME Settings Area Getting a Refurbishment
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:47AM Microsoft Patents a Slider, Earning EFF's "Stupid Patent of the Month" Award
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:49AM Reluctance To Go Mobile Inhibiting Innovation In Financial Services
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:47AM Can Web Standards Make Mobile Apps Obsolete?
Thursday December 10, 2015 @08:24AM Apple's Legal Fight With Samsung Revealed a Gold Mine of Top-Secret Information
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @12:52PM Twitter Testing Non-Chronological Timelines
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:48AM Intel Skylake CPUs Are Warping Under Mounting Pressure From Third-Party Coolers
Thursday November 19, 2015 @04:21PM Ask Slashdot: Convincing a Team To Undertake UX Enhancements On a Large Codebase?
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:11AM 737 'Tailstrike' Caused By Typo On a Tablet
Sunday November 15, 2015 @05:20PM Averaging Inanimate Objects Together Produces a Very Human Face
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @10:22AM Dorms For Grownups: a Solution For Lonely Millennials?
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:18AM The $6,000 Computer Desk That Lets You Lie Down While You Work
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:28PM Hurricane-Resistant SURE HOUSE Wins the 2015 Solar Decathalon
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:17PM The Box That Built the Modern World
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:22AM Microsoft Now Uses Windows 10's Start Menu To Display Ads
Friday October 09, 2015 @06:18AM Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve
Monday October 05, 2015 @04:55AM An Ice House Design Concept For Mars Bets Long On Liquid Water
Monday September 21, 2015 @08:21AM Pokemon Go: What Nintendo Needs To Learn From Ingress
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:55AM Google Changes Logo
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:18PM "Hack" Typeface Is Open Source, Easy On the IDEs
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:39PM Former Apple CEO Creates an iPhone Competitor
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:51AM Backwards S-Pen Can Permanently Damage Note 5
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:19AM The Realities of a $50 Smartphone
Friday August 14, 2015 @11:27PM Motorola Quickly Shows Next Moto 360 Smartwatch, 'Flat Tire' Display Lives On
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:17PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @10:02AM Redefining Security Visualization With Hollywood UI Design
Thursday August 13, 2015 @07:36AM Don't Hate the Phone Call, Hate the Phone (And the Network)
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @01:10AM What the GNOME Desktop Gets Right and KDE Gets Wrong
Saturday July 11, 2015 @01:35PM Simple Geometry = More Seats In an Airline
Friday July 03, 2015 @07:27PM How To Design Robot Overlords For "Robot Overlords"
Monday June 22, 2015 @12:51AM Mauna Kea Telescope Construction Slated To Resume
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:34PM Microsoft's Skype Drops Modern App In Favour of Old-Fashioned Win32 App
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:51AM An Origami Inspired Bacteria-Powered Battery
Saturday June 06, 2015 @12:11AM Airbus Unveils Its First Stage Reuseability Concept
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:35AM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Friday May 29, 2015 @11:21PM Third Stage Design Problem Cause of Most Recent Proton Failure
Friday May 29, 2015 @04:43PM Land Art Park Significantly Reduces Jet Engine Noise Near Airport
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:05AM Apple Design Guru Jony Ive Named Chief Design Officer
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:57PM How MMO Design Has Improved Bar Trivia
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:46PM The Most Highly Voted Requests In Windows 10 Feedback Pool
Monday March 30, 2015 @04:11PM Ikea Refugee Shelter Entering Production
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:04PM Modern Cockpits: Harder To Invade But Easier To Lock Up
Thursday March 26, 2015 @11:54AM What Makes the Perfect Gaming Mouse?
Saturday March 21, 2015 @05:12PM Ebola-Proof Tablet Developed By Google Set For Deployment In Sierra Leone
Saturday February 07, 2015 @05:01PM Dell Venue 8 7000, "World's Thinnest Tablet" With Intel Moorefield Atom Reviewed
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:21PM How, and Why, Apple Overtook Microsoft
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:13PM Inside Ford's New Silicon Valley Lab
Thursday December 11, 2014 @11:11AM The Case For Flipping Your Monitor From Landscape to Portrait
Thursday December 11, 2014 @11:10AM The case for the vertical monitor revolution
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:18AM Google Hopes To One Day Replace Gmail With Inbox
Thursday December 04, 2014 @07:58AM Google Confirms That It's Designing Kid-Friendly Versions of Its Services
Saturday November 29, 2014 @09:07AM In UK Study, Girls Best Boys At Making Computer Games
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @09:15AM Elon Musk Talks "X-Wing" Fins For Reusable Rockets, Seafaring Spaceport Drones
Sunday November 16, 2014 @05:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Saturday November 08, 2014 @07:15AM Start-Up Vsenn Emerges From Stealth With Project Ara Modular Phone Competitor
Thursday November 06, 2014 @07:29PM Users Can't Distinguish Scams From Facebook's Features
Friday October 31, 2014 @05:19PM LG's 0.7mm Smartphone Bezel Is World's Narrowest
Thursday October 30, 2014 @01:15PM Google Announces Project Ara Developer Conference, Shows Off First Prototype
Thursday October 30, 2014 @12:33PM How Apple Watch Is Really a Regression In Watchmaking
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @07:27AM Alienware's Triangular Area-51 Re-Design With Tri-SLI GeForce GTX 980, Tested
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @10:24AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:44PM Debian's Systemd Adoption Inspires Threat of Fork
Sunday October 19, 2014 @12:48PM Apple Doesn't Design For Yesterday
Saturday September 20, 2014 @11:51AM Why You Can't Manufacture Like Apple
Saturday September 20, 2014 @02:25AM KDE's UI To Bend Toward Simplicity
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @07:40AM $75K Prosthetic Arm Is Bricked When Paired iPod Is Stolen
Saturday August 23, 2014 @10:03PM The Making of the Making of Nihilumbra
Thursday August 21, 2014 @06:24AM The Data Dome: A Server Farm In a Geodesic Dome
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @07:36AM Xiaomi's Next OS Looks Strikingly Similar To iOS
Thursday August 14, 2014 @03:10PM Apple's App Store Needs a Radical Revamp; How Would You Go About It?
Thursday August 14, 2014 @01:28PM DARPA Uses Preteen Gamers To Beta Test Tomorrow's Military Software
Thursday August 14, 2014 @12:25PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Invest In Documentation, Or UX?
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @12:03PM Samsung Announces Galaxy Alpha Featuring Metal Frame and Rounded Corners
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @08:44AM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Online Job Applications So Badly Designed?
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @11:42AM Rocket Scientist Designs "Flare" Pot That Cooks Food 40% Faster
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @02:22PM All Web Developers Should Have Access to a Device Lab (Video)
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:06AM Airbus Patents Windowless Cockpit That Would Increase Pilots' Field of View
Friday June 27, 2014 @05:26PM Company Uses 3D Printing and Design To Change the Way We Look At Prosthetics
Sunday June 01, 2014 @12:01PM Is Google CEO's "Tiny Bubble Car" Yahoo CEO's "Little Bubble Car"?
Saturday May 31, 2014 @03:59PM SpaceX Shows Off 7-Man Dragon V2 Capsule
Thursday May 29, 2014 @03:48PM Curved TVs Nothing But a Gimmick
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @09:16AM US Navy Develops World's Worst E-reader
Monday May 12, 2014 @09:38AM Google Testing Gmail Redesign
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @07:29AM Reinventing the Axe