Slack can be a useful leveling ground for introverts and extroverts Source: Everything You Are Afraid To Ask About Slack Etiquette Good advice. Slack is awesome!
This one is on my list for evaluation this month. I will post more when I have had a chance to dig in a bit.
Nice overview of serverless technology (AWS Lambda for example). What it is. Benefits for developers and business owners and guidelines for relevant use cases and when it’s not a good fit. Source: Serverless Architecture: When To Use It and What Benefits You Get
git-secrets Security continues to be paramount, and inadvertently checking credentials and other secrets into source control is a major attack vector. git-secrets is a simple tool that prevents you from committing passwords and other sensitive information to a git repository. It can also scan all historical revisions before making a repository public, if you want… Continue reading Tools | Technology Radar | ThoughtWorks
The Core Things… Angular Main Site – Official home, the new site is very clearly organized and the docs are highly useful. Official Documentation – Let’s get straight to the point. Angular CLI Reference – CLI CSS and Component Frameworks… Angular Material – https://github.com/angular/material2 MD Bootstrap – https://mdbootstrap.com/angular/ NGX Bootstrap – https://valor-software.com/ngx-bootstrap/#/ Prime NG – https://www.primefaces.org/primeng/#/ NG Bootstrap – https://ng-bootstrap.github.io/#/home Tools… IDE: VS… Continue reading Angular Resources 2018
Source: Web Architecture 101 – VideoBlocks Product & Engineering Excellent overview of the pieces of a modern web application of a certain scale and complexity.
Sketch (Mac only) is the market leader. Originally conceived as a lightweight alternative to Illustrator, it’s become a powerful tool for screen design, with a large plugin ecosystem including Craft and Zeplin. InVision is making a strong play with its forthcoming, cross-platform Studio tool, the product of their aforementioned acquisition of Macaw. Source: A DevTools… Continue reading A DevTools for Designers – UX Collective
Top 21 Prototyping Tools For UI And UX Designers 2018 Discover the best prototyping tools to upgrade your workflow and give your prototypes an edge. There are many tools today to help you produce digital products. They vary from design tools to developing tools to web creation tools. Prototyping tools are the tools to help… Continue reading Top 21 Prototyping Tools For UI And UX Designers 2018
Lean UX Lean User Experience (Lean UX) design is a mindset, culture, and a process that embraces Lean-Agile methods. It implements functionality in minimum viable increments and determines success by measuring results against a benefit hypothesis. Lean UX design extends the traditional UX role beyond merely executing design elements and anticipating how users might interact… Continue reading Lean UX – Scaled Agile Framework
Summary: Redesigning user interfaces on the basis of user testing can substantially improve usability. In four case studies, the median improvement in overall usability was 165% from the first to the last iteration, and the median improvement per iteration was 38%. Iterating through at least three versions of the interface is recommended, since some usability… Continue reading Iterative Design of User Interfaces: Article by Jakob Nielsen