Slashdot Items Tagged "design"

Date / Time Story
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
Sunday April 20, 2014 @10:47PM In a Hole, Golf Courses Experiment With 15-inch Holes
Sunday April 20, 2014 @10:22AM The Design Flaw That Almost Wiped Out an NYC Skyscraper
Sunday April 06, 2014 @07:45PM 3D-Printed UAV Can Go From Atoms to Airborne in 24 Hours
Friday April 04, 2014 @03:39PM Google Project Ara Design Will Use Electro-Permanent Magnets To Lock In Modules
Sunday March 23, 2014 @02:17AM Functional 3D-Printed Tape Measure
Sunday March 16, 2014 @11:32PM Steam Controller Drops Touchscreen
Saturday March 08, 2014 @04:07PM Autodesk Says It's Killing Softimage Development, Support
Saturday March 08, 2014 @01:49PM Portal 2 Incompatible With SELinux
Sunday January 26, 2014 @12:04PM New Russian Fighter Not Up To Western Standards
Friday January 10, 2014 @05:46PM How Do You Move a City?
Saturday December 21, 2013 @10:29AM Putting a Panic Button In Smartphone Users' Hands
Friday December 13, 2013 @01:55PM NuScale Power Awarded $226 Million To Deploy Small Nuclear Reactor Design
Thursday December 12, 2013 @05:00PM Engineering the Perfect Coffee Mug
Friday November 22, 2013 @08:24PM The Art of Apple, In Pictures
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @08:39AM How 3 Young Coders Built a Better Portal To
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @08:17AM Apple Developing Curve Screen iPhones and Improved Sensors
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @04:28PM Lenovo Want Ashton Kutcher As More Than Just a Pretty Face
Friday October 04, 2013 @07:06PM Engineers Design Tornado Proof Home
Saturday September 07, 2013 @02:02PM MIT's Inflatable Antennae Could Boost Small Satellite Communications
Saturday September 07, 2013 @11:56AM Elon Musk Shows His Vision of Holographic Design Technology
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @09:29AM Writing Documentation: Teach, Don't Tell
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @10:06AM Afraid Someone Will Steal Your Game Design Idea?
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @09:22AM Yahoo! Sports Redesign Sparks Controversy, Disdain From Users
Sunday August 11, 2013 @09:30PM Behind the Story of the iPhone's Default Text Tone
Thursday May 16, 2013 @08:01AM Google's House of Cards
Sunday May 05, 2013 @11:25PM Microsoft's "New Coke" Moment?
Saturday May 04, 2013 @12:49PM Google and Adobe Contribute Open Source Rasterizer to FreeType
Saturday April 20, 2013 @10:36PM Improving the Fedora Boot Experience
Tuesday April 09, 2013 @09:45AM Gecko May Drop the Blink Tag
Saturday March 09, 2013 @01:16PM SXSW: How Emotions Determine Android's Design
Saturday February 09, 2013 @09:24PM John E. Karlin, Who Led the Way To All-Digit Dialing, Dies At 94
Saturday February 09, 2013 @08:07PM John E. Karlin, Who Led the Way to All-Digit Dialing, Dies at 94
Monday February 04, 2013 @09:58AM Designing a Practical UI For a Gesture-Based Interface
Wednesday January 30, 2013 @08:43AM Excessive Modularity Hindered Development of the 787
Wednesday January 30, 2013 @08:32AM The 787's Problems Run Deeper Than Outsourcing
Wednesday January 23, 2013 @02:40AM The Mobile App Design Tail Wags the Desktop Software Design Dog
Wednesday January 02, 2013 @12:34PM An Ode To Skulpture
Wednesday January 02, 2013 @11:05AM Ode to Skulpture
Sunday December 30, 2012 @09:58AM Early Apple Designs Revealed, Courtesy of Hartmut Esslinger
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @10:18AM Inside The World's Biggest Consumer 3D Printing Factory
Saturday December 01, 2012 @08:57PM Apple Declutters, Speeds Up iTunes With Major Upgrade
Saturday November 17, 2012 @02:23PM How Can Wikipedia's Visual Editor Top Other Word Processors?
Thursday November 01, 2012 @11:35AM Apple Delays Simpler and Cleaner iTunes 'to Get It Right'
Thursday November 01, 2012 @07:54AM Thanks For the Logos; Help Us Choose a Winner
Monday October 29, 2012 @02:37PM Taste Testers Find Sweet Spots for New Ultrabook Convertible Designs
Tuesday October 23, 2012 @11:05AM US Patent Office Invalidates Apple's "Rubber Banding" Patent
Saturday October 20, 2012 @12:30PM How Google Cools Its 1 Million Servers
Thursday October 18, 2012 @07:52AM In UK, Apple Must Run Ad Apologizing to Samsung
Friday September 28, 2012 @08:25PM Free Font Helps People With Dyslexia
Thursday September 27, 2012 @01:36PM Did Metro UX Elements Come From a 2009 Demo?
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @10:07AM Design Principles Behind Firefox OS Explained
Sunday September 23, 2012 @08:34PM Apple Wants Another $707 Million From Samsung
Sunday September 23, 2012 @11:51AM Swiss Railway: Apple's Using Its Clock Design Without Permission
Thursday September 20, 2012 @11:03AM Salesforce CEO Benioff: Future Software Will Look Like Facebook
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @07:27AM Bill Moggridge, GRiD Compass Designer, Dies
Monday September 10, 2012 @10:05AM Want to Change the Slashdot Logo? For 1 Day in October, You Can
Thursday September 06, 2012 @07:41AM Nokia Claims a Memory Card Slot Would Have "Defiled" New Phone
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @09:06AM Confessions of a Left-Handed Technology User
Sunday August 26, 2012 @09:06AM Apple v. Samsung Jurors Speak, Skipped Prior Art For "Bogging Us Down"
Friday August 24, 2012 @05:00AM Microsoft Unveils First New Company Logo In 25 Years
Thursday August 23, 2012 @10:52AM 'Wiki Weapon Project' Wants Your 3D-Printable Guns
Monday August 20, 2012 @11:04AM GNOME: Possible Recovery Strategies
Thursday August 16, 2012 @03:02PM Judge Suggests Apple Is "Smoking Crack" With Witness List In Samsung Case
Wednesday August 15, 2012 @11:42AM Samsung: Apple Stole the iPad's Design From Univ of Missouri Professor
Tuesday August 14, 2012 @06:58AM Touch Interfaces In Cars Difficult To Use
Friday August 10, 2012 @07:11AM Baskerville Is the Greatest Font, Statistically, Says Filmmaker Errol Morris
Wednesday August 08, 2012 @08:53AM Samsung's Comparison of Galaxy S To iPhone
Thursday August 02, 2012 @09:55AM Apple Asks Court To Sanction Samsung; Samsung Fires Back; More iPhone Prototypes
Friday July 27, 2012 @09:13AM Google Warned Samsung Galaxy Tab Was "Too Similar"
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @10:02AM Reports Say Apple Is Shrinking Its Docking Connector With iPhone 5
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @09:01AM Ask Slashdot: Value of Website Design Tools vs. Hand Coding?
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @08:03AM Aussie Judge Declares Apple-Samsung Patent Battles "Ridiculous"
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @07:24AM Gartner Analyst Retracts "Windows 8 Is Bad" Claim
Friday July 20, 2012 @05:05PM Don't Super-Size My Smartphone!
Tuesday July 17, 2012 @07:32AM Thirty Years of Clamshell Computing
Saturday July 14, 2012 @06:35AM Why Is Wikipedia So Ugly?
Friday July 13, 2012 @05:14PM Windows 8 Mail Leaves Users Pining For the Desktop — or Even Their Phones
Saturday July 07, 2012 @04:40PM Apple Exits "Green Hardware" Certification Program
Thursday July 05, 2012 @08:25AM In UK, HTC Defeats Apple's "Obvious" Slide Unlock Patent
Thursday June 28, 2012 @04:56PM Why Microsoft Killed the Windows Start Button
Thursday June 21, 2012 @07:19AM US District Court: Game Elements In Tetris Clone Infringe Tetris Co.'s Copyright
Sunday June 17, 2012 @09:20AM Ruby, Clojure, Ceylon: Same Goal, Different Results
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @03:34PM TSMC To Spend $10B Building Factory for 450mm Wafers
Friday June 08, 2012 @02:06PM Apple Granted Broad Patent On Wedge-Shaped Laptops
Thursday June 07, 2012 @08:44AM Microsoft Ignores Usability With All-Caps Menu in Visual Studio
Friday June 01, 2012 @12:51PM Worst Design Ever? Plastic Clamshell Packaging
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @07:22AM Startup Skips IE Support, Claims $100,000 Savings
Thursday May 24, 2012 @11:17PM Facebook Releases Instagram Clone, Two Months After Acquisition
Sunday May 20, 2012 @01:52PM Programming — Now Starting In Elementary School
Friday May 18, 2012 @11:39AM Programing now starting in Elementary Schools
Thursday May 10, 2012 @09:37PM Scouts to get merit badge in Game Design
Saturday May 05, 2012 @12:26AM Researchers Push Implanted User Interfaces
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @09:33AM Wozniak Praises 'Beautiful' Windows Phone
Thursday April 26, 2012 @02:10PM Trimble To Acquire Google SketchUp
Thursday April 19, 2012 @03:03PM I designed North Korea's new website -- by accident
Tuesday April 17, 2012 @03:12PM GIMP Core Mostly Ported to GEGL
Saturday March 31, 2012 @10:28PM Why Onagawa Nuclear Power Station Survived the Tsunami
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @12:02PM Tom's Hardware Tests and Reviews Fedora 16 and Gnome 3
Saturday February 25, 2012 @03:12PM Google SketchUp for Game Design
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @08:48AM A Paper Alloy To Replace Plastic Cases
Monday February 13, 2012 @08:25PM GNOME 3: Beauty To the Bone?
Thursday February 09, 2012 @08:17AM What Scorpions Have To Teach Aircraft Designers
Wednesday February 08, 2012 @10:25AM Scorpions may have lessons to teach aircraft designers
Friday February 03, 2012 @08:10AM Next-Gen Spacesuits
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @09:02AM Ask Slashdot: Best Open Source Answer to Dreamweaver?
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @08:30AM NASA Open Sources Aircraft Design Software
Friday January 13, 2012 @06:17PM Google Launches Style Guide For Android Developers
Monday January 02, 2012 @10:57PM Google Testing Completely Revamped Look
Monday January 02, 2012 @10:55PM The Semantic Line Interface
Saturday December 31, 2011 @12:18AM Before the iPhone, Apple's Stunning Phone From 1983