Readings for Lunch — [ 23 Jul 2018 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Contextual vs front-line knowledge in growing startups. (source)

HACKING

Fixing the Netflix Volume Slider

“A while ago, I joked around with my friend about something we like to call ‘frustration driven development’, which seems to be the most effective method in certain situations. Sometimes the level of disappointment in user experience makes us go to great lengths, which is what this post relates to.”

DESIGN

Cross-Platform Styles with Style Dictionary

Amazon's Style Dictionary is a tool that allows the generation of cross-platform design tokens (useful when you need to share design primitives between different platforms or projects, and recently at the core of almost every design system). Here a clear and thorought presentation about how it works and how to use it.