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Making the Unreal Look Real: V-Ray’s Incredible Rendering Engine and Project Felix

Like that live render preview you've been using to ideate and create 3D renders? Now hear from the team that created the actual software. You've seen this software in action if you watch a certain miniseries that starts with the word 'Game' and ends with 'Thrones'. Ahhh yeah.

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“We All Live in a 3D World:” Behind the Scenes With the Project Felix Team

Ever wonder who the people are behind Adobe's beta products? What were they thinking? Why did they do that? Who are they really? You won't want to miss this then. Meet the brains and braun behind this first beta product by Adobe.

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Why Fitbit Walks 10,000 Steps In Its Users’ Shoes

Of course you want to understand your users so you can create a product that more authentically serves their needs. But what does it really mean to walk a mile in someone else's shoes? How about five miles? That's what the product development and user experience design teams at Fitbit began asking when they realized their user base had changed.

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January 16, 2017

How to Become a Unicorn Designer: Learning to Code

Coding isn’t just for engineers anymore. Now more than ever, coding is critical knowledge for designers, even when they aren’t the main coders on a job. There is even a growing appreciation for unicorns, designers who also write code.

XD Trends
January 16, 2017 / UX/UI Design

UXperts Weigh In: Designs We Love, January Edition

We think 2017 is going to be a great year filled with great design, so here to get us off to a good start are four of our UXperts. We’ve asked them to share a website or app design they love right now and tell us why it’s worth your time.

XD Trends
January 13, 2017 / UX/UI Design

The Key Thing UX Designers Can Learn From Toyota’s Newest Concept Car

Toyota’s new concept car—the aptly named Concept-i unveiled at CES—vows to revolutionize the relationship drivers have with their vehicles. Here’s what UX designers can learn from the auto manufacturer’s new approach to the driver experience.

XD Trends
January 12, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Gabriel Topete from Vimeo on the Future of Video in UX Design

Video may have killed the radio star, but it’s done wonders for UX designers. We chat with Gabriel Topete, senior mobile and television product designer at Vimeo, to find out where he thinks video is going from here.

XD Career
January 11, 2017 / UX/UI Design

How to Create Your 2017-Ready Web and App Design Portfolio

The devil is in the details – as they say. So let’s look into that today – let’s figure out how you can build your 2017-proof web design portfolio that will impress your clients and make you look like a pro as soon as you walk in the door.

XD Career
January 10, 2017 / UX/UI Design

The Evolution of UI/UX Designers Into Product Designers

The design industry has evolved quite a lot in the last few years and today there are a number of different responsibilities encompassed by the umbrella term designer: UX Designers, UI Designers, and Product Designers. “What is the difference between these job roles?” is a fairly common question in design industry.