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Without words, apps would be an unusable jumble of shapes and icons.Archives

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Jan 01, 2021

2020 year in review

Sep 27, 2020

The foundation of UI animations

Jul 05, 2020

Build your Website with Novela Gatsby - Episode 1

Jun 27, 2020

Things I wish I knew when I started designing

May 31, 2020

A complete guide for Lottie animation with GatsbyJS

Code – Design
Mar 15, 2020

Designer’s guide for designing for performance - Part 1

Design – Code
Mar 08, 2020

GIF vs Video

Design – Code
Sep 27, 2019

Find a way to raise your voice

Design – Lavida
Sep 18, 2019

Can’t get good ideas? Come up with some bad ones


Best chapters and lessons from “Sapien, a brief history of humankind” by Yuval Noah Harari

A look at the history of humankind from a very new perspective, and surprised.

January 16th, 2020

Lessons from the movie “Schindler’s List” by Steven Spielberg

Everything I learned I learned from the movies.

January 12th, 2020

In a digital world, don’t forget to use your digits

Don’t let cool digital tools and the noisy world bury your creativity.

January 10th, 2020

The secret of writing

What’s the primary purpose of your headline, your graphic, your font, and any other part of the writing?

January 5th, 2020

2019 Year in review

End of a decade, the 2010s, the new one is coming, 2020s. What had passed last year?

December 31st, 2019

Why I live so far from the office

For many people who work abroad, they tend to rent a house close to the office so they can come to work easier. But the price isn’t cheap. If it’s cheap, it isn't a good room. Let’s see what I do with my daily commute when staying far from the office.

December 28th, 2019

The story of us

This is a story of a boy meets a girl, but you should know upfront, this is a love story.

December 21st, 2019

How I built a new website in 2 weeks with GatsbyJS

We always want to make something better. And that’s why I built this new website.

December 14th, 2019

How to build a button component which either auto and fixed width

I want to build a button component, how can I make it either auto width depend on the content and resize to the size I want with Auto Layout?

December 10th, 2019

Is Figma really good? Thoughts from a Sketch designer tries Figma

There is a trend now on design, switching from Sketch to Figma. But is Figma that good?

December 8th, 2019

Jakob’s law

One of the most basic and common principles on UX

December 6th, 2019

Our Europe Trip 2019 - Whole journey review

The review for our whole journey, where is our favorite, where has the best food, where we will come back?

November 28th, 2019

Our Europe trip 2019 - Back home

We’re playing back to Singapore, it’s a long flight, 12 hours. Long long long flight.

November 17th, 2019

Our Europe trip 2019 - Paris

There are so many things to see and do there.

November 14th, 2019

Our Europe trip 2019 - Bye Belgium

The second country of the journey, we are coming to Paris, France.

November 7th, 2019

Our Europe trip 2019 - Germany

German people are awesome

November 6th, 2019
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