design

Using strategic design to improve user and developer experiences

Using strategic design to improve user and developer experiences
Strategic design can help you form a coherent "big picture" strategy across multiple projects to improve user and developer experiences.Read more

3 open source alternatives to Microsoft Publisher

3 open source desktop publishing tools
You don't need a proprietary tool to design a great layout. Enjoy these open source alternatives to Microsoft Publisher for designing your next print...Read more

Building a water collection vessel from scratch

Building a water collection vessel from scratch
How a student team built a vehicle that can take two samples of water, at one meter and two meters underwater.Read more

Is GIMP the best open source alternative to Photoshop?

GIMP: the Photoshop alternative?
It will be eighteen years this weekend since GIMP , the GNU Image Manipulation Program, hit version 1.0 on June 5, 1996 , and over twenty since the...Read more

3 open source alternatives to AutoCAD

Open source CAD programs
Are open source alternatives to AutoCAD a good fit for your needs? Read about several options and decide for yourself.Read more

4 open source alternatives to Dreamweaver

4 open source alternatives to Dreamweaver
Looking for an open source alternative to Dreamweaver or another proprietary HTML/CSS editor? Let's round up some of your options.Read more

Interview with Bermon Painter: On design and shutting down BlendConf

Interview with Bermon Painter: On design
Interview with Bermon Painter on design for open source projects and shutting down BlendConf.Read more

Open source design is ugly, here's why

Ginny Hamilton reports from Garth Braithwaite's session on design in open source at the All Things Open conference this year.Read more