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Sarah·5d

136: Return of the Mac Apps

This week the internet gods blessed us with a ton of design-related news just in time for our recording. We talk about Sketch's new funding announcement and what it means for the world of design tools, Twitter's new camera UI, privacy-focused social networks and the return of…

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Sarah·12d

135: Look at That Page Curl

This week we talk about org structures and how it affects us as designers. We also talk about the Revolut drama and Apple News' new upcoming app icon. 🎧 http://layout.fm/episodes/135 Sponsor …

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Sarah·26d

133: Mario, the Plumbing Influencer

This week we talk about growing up to become your parents, getting emotional, the pitfalls of fame, Samsung's foldable phone and more. Sponsor Abstract: Design workflow management for product design teams using Sketch …

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Sarah·33d

132: There’s No Edit Button in Podcasting

This week Rafa shares two lessons he's learned as a first-time manager, then we talk about some recurring trends in design student portfolios. Show Notes Andrew Rudmann: “This design shit is so much easier than y'all make it out to be.” …

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Sarah·54d

130: Lukewarm Takes

The wait is over! We know you couldn't wait for our takes on the new Slack logo and boy we've delivered. We also talk about the state of criticism on the Internet. Sponsors ​​Duck Duck Go …

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Sarah·61d

129: With Great Title Comes Great Responsibility

This week we talk about Rafa becoming the head of design at Netlify, setting expectations for a new role, CRMs for people, sonic toothbrushes and kitchen knives. Sponsored by ​​Duck Duck Go They’re hiring remote positions for Senior Visual Designers! …

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Sarah·68d

128: The Artist Formerly Known as Follow Up

This week we eat breakfast. Lots of it. We discuss Rafa’s already obsolete TV, pos-purchase monetization and the impact on consumers, the death of privacy and Kevin finally gives an update on his new portfolio that was supposed to ship months ago. Breakfast ​​Letterboxd’s 2018…

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Sarah·69d

125: Imagine a Coconut With a Straw

This week we talk about being busy & the impact it has on us, tech companies making custom typefaces and IRL accessibility problems. Follow up Affinity Designer …

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Sarah·75d

127: The Monday of the Year

This week, Rafa is back on Twitter and Kevin takes this opportunity to fill him in on all of the design news he missed like the Push Pin Emoji Detour meme, the horizontal Instagram feed debacle, a study on the impact of Flat Design and Pantone’s new color of the year. Oh and we…

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Sarah·109d

124: The Dark Side of the Web

This week we talk about approaching large scale design problems, Kevin's email rant, Facebook's Blueprint for Content Governance and Google's Night Sight. Follow up …

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