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Absolutely FAB

How the Floating Action Button became a Material Design icon

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Is it Good Design? Well, yeah.

We ask people who design and build Google products what they consider to be good design.

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YouTube Sans: The Making of a Typeface

How YouTube created a tailor-made font that doubles as a brand ambassador.

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Talk to Me: The Evolution of Emoji

Feature Gifs, memes, and emoji have quickly become a lingua franca. But what do they say about our collective need to be heard?

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Refreshing Chrome

Talking to the designers behind Chrome's biggest revamp yet.

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Google Design's Best of 2019

The notable products, experiments, and redesigns that made our year.

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Into the Dark

Explore new color palettes, revamped contrast, and increased legibility as four Google products adopt Material's dark theme.

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I/O 2019: Our Definitive Guide to Design

Talks, workshops, news, and more-from Google's annual developer conference.

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A New Religion for Designers

Technologist John Maeda on the changing relationship between design and development.

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Trusting Driverless Cars

How Waymo designed an experience that reassures riders every step of the way

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Google Design's Best of 2018

Our annual review highlights the year's noteworthy design projects

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AI Is Design's Latest Material

MoMA's Senior Design Curator explores how artificial intelligence helps designers reach visual and functional goals,

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Designing Google Maps for Motorbikes

How getting your hands dirty during the research phase can lead to better, more inclusive products.

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Modernizing Arabic Type for a Digital Audience

Designers are finally doing justice to the complex, contextual alphabet with a fresh approach to Arabic fonts and digital typography.

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The New Wave of Indian Type

Studying the open source, collaborative work of Indian typographers, as a model for global font design.

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The UX of AI

Using Google Clips to understand how a human-centered design process elevates artificial intelligence.

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Google Design's Best of 2017

We're taking a moment to look back on 10 noteworthy design projects at Google

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Spectral: A New Screen-First Typeface

Production Type introduces their latest commission for Google Fonts

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Material Design Awards 2017

Recognizing best-in-class designs from around the community

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A New and Improved Google Design

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