Readings for Lunch — [ 13 Sep 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
The night is bright, for the Badoo Mobile Web team. (source)

TYPOGRAPHY

The History and Usage of Common Symbols

What is the "& symbol? And where it comes from? And the "@"? And what about the "#" one? Here some answers.

DESIGN SYSTEMS

Recent Trends in Naming Things in Design Libraries

Nathan Curtis' talk was one of the most interesting talks yesterday at Smashing Conf Freiburg (slides here). He shared a link to this very spot-on article, about naming strategies in pattern libraries (in short: "Everything is a component").