July 5, 2017
Designer Hangout Newsletter
"When you’re passionate about what you do, you become an evangelist for the very thing you do."--Jonathan Snook

Happy Wednesday and welcome to all of our new members!

Thanks to our community partners for their continued support of Designer Hangout. Thank you NomNom, Loop11, Validately, InVision, Adobe, Balsamiq, O'Reilly, Fluid UI, Usabili.me, and the Interaction Design Foundation.

See you on Slack, and have a great rest of the week!
🀐 Community Experiment
Want to beta test a potential new addition to the Designer Hangout network? Have you been interested in a fully searchable UX archive? Topics? Complete member profiles?Β 
Count me in!
πŸ†• Community Partners
IDF is an independent nonprofit that aims to raise the level of global design education to an Ivy League standard, while at the same time reducing costs to as low as possible. With that commitment, Designer Hangout has teamed up so our members can get 3 months of courses for free. Enjoy!
A tool for remote, moderated research. Connect with users. Capture valuable insights. Speed up decision making.
Join the #partner_usabilime channel and ping @csader or @nanalq, design co-founders.
πŸ”— Best Links
1. Design in the Era of the Algorithm (Link)
2. UX uncensored: user research advice passed down through the UX community (Link)
3. Is VR the design tool of the future? (Link)
4. Will Facebook sacrifice it's UX for growth? (Link)
5. Made with ARKit (Link). ARKit Inter-dimensional Portal (Link).
6. High-Stakes UX with Gia Rozells (Link)
7. Building Future Generations of UX Designers with Jared Spool & Jess Ivins (Link)
πŸ“š Books
1. Zen in the Art of Writing: Essays on Creativity (Link)
2. Design Systems (Link)
3. Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming the Obstacles Between Vision and Reality (Link)
🎀 Podcasts
1. The $100 million tale behind the Facebook logo, what happens when design sprints go bad (Link)
πŸ›  Tools & Gear
1. Lists: Real content for all your designs (Link)
2. Framer. This tool just keeps getting better (Link)
πŸ’© Crappy Designs
1. These stairs.. (Link)
2. Contains Gluten (Link)
3. Seen at a local fair (Link)
πŸ’Έ Jobs
1. UX Designer at Cabinets.com (Link)
2. UX Designer at Processing Point (Link)
3. UX Designer at Geocaching (Link)
πŸ– Top Contributors
charliesalazar, bobsampson, billt, prototype, edward, lindsayt, ste, jnnfrrss, echesters, angelos, ddt, ratulaich, wladi, louis, anitaycheng, brandonharwood, dorianshmorian, katia, melvinhogan, tzakiel, nickphillips, tomkerwin, nadyne, chadlavimoniere, covalentwill, m000g, mbeasley, jorunn, visualbear, blind3y3design, spacemaker, naema, ashleyspixels, knoland, scottperezfox, daveixd, cogentgene, mseidman, shalynoswald, billholland, ux.julie, tushar, sarahux, jack.mcg, akar, hana.nagel, dean, whitingx, vitorio.Β 
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