The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2021/02/22

The world is running on bad UI

As designers, we appreciate great products.

500,000 dots is too many

The more I think about today’s front page of the New York Times, the more it is for me another watershed moment for data visualization.

What we can learn from Apple’s dataviz accessibility

Apple’s design is an inspiration to many, but are their data visualizations screen reader accessible?

Is Apple capable of designing a usable mouse?

Remembering Jobs’ relentless approach to product design, and how a sufficient mouse design never came to be.

Use CSS Variables instead of React Context

How and why you should use CSS variables (custom properties) for theming instead of React context.