"Here’s an emerging UI pattern: a web page loading bar. Some sites are implementing their own ones to show the load status of the next page".
Interesting development, on mobile i think this is especially user friendly. Maybe it works in your desktop browser as well.
"Today 80% of my designs are made with Sketch. It took me less than a month to transition and so far I have nothing to regret. Let me explain why".
Interesting piece about Sketch. Retinaproof is getting more & more important.
Flipboard Is Coming To Windows
"Flipboard will be coming to Windows later this year. It will be custom-made for this new platform, allowing Windows users to read, create and share magazines on virtually any topic imaginable".
Nice to see Flipboard finally coming to Windows. Would be great to experience this on your desktop PC as well.
"Let’s face it guys, flat design has gone mainstream. Allow us to introduce the next design trend: Long Shadow Design. As you might be able to imagine, this trend includes objects with disproportionately long shadows, and for some reason it looks great".
Interesting article about ‘long shadow design’, the next big thing? :)
Nibbble: Dribbble screensaver for OSX
Nibble is nice free Dribbble screensaver for OSX 10.8+
Great piece by Meng To about whether or not you should use gestures in your app because of the harder to reach ‘back’ button in big screen phones.
Pull to refresh, For the web
Neat! Could work very effectively on some websites.
We love that neat little “pull to refresh” feature on our devices, but wouldn’t it be awesome if it was for the web? Well, that’s what Hook is here to do. We took a concept from mobile phones and tablets and made it work for the web.
Preview files in Google Drive
Nice Google drive update! This feature will roll out over the next few days.
"It may sound obvious, but sometimes the best way to find something is to start looking. Beginning today, Google Drive will let you quickly preview more than 30 file types and quickly flip between files until you find the one you want."
Google posts new Google Glass UI video
Want to see how Google Glass actually feels? Google shows off new UI elements and let’s you see how Glass works in a new video on their revamped Google Glass website.