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netlify.com

Take the 2021 Jamstack Community Survey

Take the survey to help us get a broader understanding of where we are at and how we’ve shifted as a community over the past year.

typedream.com

Typedream

The simplest way to build a website with no-code, as easy as writing on Notion.

tldr.tech

TLDR Newsletter - Byte Sized News for Busy TechiesSponsored

TLDR is a daily newsletter with links and TLDRs of the most interesting stories in tech 📱, science 🚀, and coding 💻!

medium.com

Not another design tool!

I’ve noticed it is often engineers or product managers who embrace new design tools first.

fonts.ilovetypography.com

I Love Typography now has a font shop

Popular typography blog now has a shop with 40 foundries and 7000 fonts and launched 15 new typefaces and some foundries to mark the occasion.

fastcompany.com

Only 4.8% of U.S. designers are Black. Adobe, Gap, and more want to change that

Nearly two dozen companies are pledging to bring equity to design through the newly launched Diversity in Design Collaborative.

fastcompany.com

The 4 biggest UI trends shaping Apple’s future

Piece together dozens of new features Apple announced at WWDC, and you can spot four clear trends.

fastcompany.com

How childhood bullying inspired this Lego VP to design an LGBTQ set

Lego will start selling a rainbow-colored set in honor of Pride Month on June 1.

polypane.app

Polypane 6: Peek, Webvitals, new simulators & Chromium 91

Peek at element just like in design tools, webvitals monitoring for each pane, astigmatism simulators and Chromium 91 with container query support!

fastcompany.com

Inside Discord’s risky push to position itself as the anti-Facebook

Discord’s new campaign—’Imagine a Place’—pitches all the freedom and community, with none of the privacy or security issues.

kottke.org

Winners of the 2021 Type Directors Club Design Awards

The Type Directors Club has announced the winners of their two design competitions: TDC67 Communication Design and 24TDC Typeface Design.

blog.getbootstrap.com

Bootstrap 5 released

The first stable release of the front-end toolkit includes new components, utilities and a new logo.

fastcompany.com

Microsoft debuts five new fonts in a death match to rule Office

Which will be the successor to Calibri? We’ll know in a year.

figma.com

Introducing branching: space to iterate and explore freely

Announcing branching in beta.

figma.com

Figma: Coming together at Config 2021

Everything we announced at Config 2021.

figma.com

Introducing FigJam

FigJam is an online whiteboard for teams to brainstorm and ideate together.

carthing.spotify.com

Introducing Car Thing from Spotify

Check out Car Thing, Spotify’s new smart player designed for your drive. Get all the music and podcasts you love, every mile of the way.

svelte.dev

SvelteKit is in public beta

And we’d love to have your feedback.

figma.com

Launching (fun) lists in Figma

Take notes, provide context, and outline next steps in Figma.

medium.com

Sketch 71 — Real-Time Collaboration is here!

Real-Time Collaboration is now officially available for Sketch.