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New Tumblr Focuses on Critiquing iOS 7 Design Flaws

If you’re having a hard time adjusting to the new iOS 7 redesigns, why not join others? This new Tumblr, UX Critique, was made just for iOS 7 criticisms, and they are all spot on. Not all of the critiques are for Apple’s work, the posts have been inclusive of all apps that’s been upgraded to new iOS 7.

Here is a great taste of what you’ll see:

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In this iOS 7 screen “Edit” is a button. But “New List” is a label, and tapping it does not cause a new list to be created. Read more

Visualizing an Alternative Facebook

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It’s a known universal law that if Facebook mentions the word redesign it will trigger an endless murmur of discontent. The latest update to Facebook is slowly being implemented. Despite all of the simplification and prettiness, it leaves a lot to be desired.

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Kiip Puts Down $100K for Better Designs from Indie Developers

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You know a great interface when you see it: the “like” button on Facebook or the image boards on Pinterest. These are the designs that stick in our minds and change the way we interact not only with technology, but with each other. Mobile rewards platform Kiip has announced its second annual Build Fund to give independent mobile developers the tools they’ll need to build and market their apps and reward their users. Ten winners will receive $10,000 in cash, $5,000 in services, and mentorship from industry veterans at Facebook, Path, and other companies.

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Latest YouTube Channel Redesign Brings Branded Banners To All Users

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It seems like every couple of months YouTube has been rolling out a new homepage or channel redesign and they’re at it again. Yesterday they rolled out the new “YouTube One Channel” to select partners, including iJustine, DeStorm, EpicMealTime, SORTED, MysteryGuitarMan, LOUD and Geek & Sundry. According to iJustine’s post on the YouTube Creators Blog, the new channels design will soon be available to everyone, and she takes us through the new layout and features in a video guide.

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