Articles tagged with design


Open source is ugly: Improving UI and UX

We reached out to Garth Braithwaite for an interview ahead of his All Things Open talk, "Open source is ugly: Improving UI and UX."Read more

How to get designers involved in your software project

Reporting from OSCON 2015, Nicole Engard offers an overview of a keynote from Una Kravets, who spoke about ways open source communities can recruit...Read more

How designers can contribute to open source

Open source software isn't always pretty. IBM developer Una Kravets talks about how to get more designers involved and offers a sneak peek at her...Read more

The UX of open source content management

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Successful open source content management systems must meet or exceed the consumer's expectations for simple UX.Read more

Libre Graphics Meeting 2015 for free and open source design

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Libre Graphics Meeting will be held in Toronto from April 29 to May 2. This conference is open to the public, and registration is free. Libre...Read more

The future of open source is a better user experience

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Each year, my favorite open source software survey asks "Where is the future of open source taking us?" I think we have to address and made big...Read more

Why open source needs accessibility standards

As the user base of open source software continues to grow, developers have the responsibility of making their software accessible to all potential...Read more

Measuring the value of open hardware design

With the rise of distributed manufacturing with 3D printing, the number of hardware designs released under free licenses is growing exponentially...Read more