Gifts for designers
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Gifts for designers

Kids are pretty easy to buy presents for during the holiday season. With the hottest toys being advertised heavily during cartoon commercial breaks, chances are you can’t go wrong buying the trendiest of toys for the little ones. But what about buying gifts for friends, significant others, and adult family members? The struggle to find … Continue reading

Latest design news
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Latest design news

Sometimes it’s nice to read up on the latest happenings in the design world. You’ve got to keep current, right? If you’ve been out of the loop for a while, catch up on the latest news. Make Way for Machine Learning: How Seattle Is Becoming a Major Hub for Artificial Intelligence Source: Seattle Business Magazine/By … Continue reading

design humor
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design humor

Design can be as frustrating as it is rewarding. You might be pulling out your hair trying to work through design solutions, or wishing you were anywhere else but in the office facing a blank screen. If that’s the case, laughter is always the best medicine. Here are some funnies to get you through the … Continue reading

a humorous take on the origins of UX
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a humorous take on the origins of UX

© STEVE GODFREY, UX Designer, Allovus Design First, a bit of simplified visual history. In the beginning, there was Graphic Design. Graphic Designers could make logos and designs that appeared on things. Cave dwellers did great wildlife symbols that told stories. Aztecs had terrific graphic symbols that look good on T-shirts to this day. Monks with specialized … Continue reading

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looking for candidates

UX DESIGNER|APPLICATION DESIGN. Allovus is looking for great UX Designers with experience in product research, information architecture and interaction design to create well-functioning corporate websites, software applications, or consumer electronics devices. The UX Designer should be able produce user requirements specifications, users (personas), storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, design specifications, information architecture, interaction design, and … Continue reading