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Dark patterns in user interfaces

As the line between encouraging people to use a product and tricking them is thinner than ever, I share a compelling article about dark patterns in UI to help you recognise them. Continue readingDark patterns in user interfaces

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I deactivated my Instagram account. What now?

I deactivated my Instagram account. What now? If it sounds like a big a deal, it’s because it is. My first week post-Instagram.Continue readingI deactivated my Instagram account. What now?

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Undoing toxic dogmatism; designing less; be more effective

Design, Digested #15 Undoing the toxic dogmatism of digital design How do we start to dismantle and rebuild a system that disempowers and excludes…Continue readingUndoing toxic dogmatism; designing less; be more effective

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How the Instagram navigation became convoluted

With the introduction of significant layout changes – the tabs Reel and Shop – the Instagram navigation became convoluted. Let’s briefly explore how.Continue readingHow the Instagram navigation became convoluted

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I deleted my Twitter account and an update

Today I tell you why I deleted my Twitter account and give you an update on why I’ve been silent on my blog lately. Continue readingI deleted my Twitter account and an update

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Design, Digested #10: Inclusive Design, Problematic Social Media

New instalment of my design inspiration series. A digest of everything that inspires me and helps me become a better designer. Continue readingDesign, Digested #10: Inclusive Design, Problematic Social Media