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WordPress 6.6: Is This the Best Version Ever?

The long-awaited WordPress 6.6 is here! In this article, we’ll cover all the new features, everything about the new WordPress blocks, and, of course, the new theme: Dorsey. In short, we’ll provide everything you need to know, including some tips and tricks to improve your workflow from a user...

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Big (Non-Inclusive) News: Microsoft Allegedly Ends DEI Team

Microsoft has come under fire after reportedly eliminating an internal team focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), with the former lead of the disbanded unit blasting the company’s executive leadership in a scathing internal email. According to multiple reports, Microsoft has shuttered one of its key DEI teams,...

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Exploring Figma Config 2024: Going Full Throttle

So, as every year, Figma held its now-famous #config event, and as usual, it will make some waves, including some controversial ones (we’ll get to that later). This year, Figma Config 2024 has introduced several new features and updates that cater to designers and developers alike. In this article,...

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Breaking news: OpenAI CTO says “AI will kill jobs”

In an interview given to her alma mater, the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth University, OpenAI’s CTO Mira Murati stated that artificial intelligence is likely to eliminate jobs in the creative field. She went further and suggested that some of these jobs should not exist in the first...

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Why is Apple Intelligence Great News for Everybody?

Apple has announced the launch of AI, short for Apple Intelligence (I see what you did there), and as with everything from the Cupertino company, it promises to make some noise. Not only because anything Apple does makes noise by default, but because they’re going a step further, integrating...

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Great News for SEOs : Google 2024 Algorithm Leaked

In a surprising revelation, recent leaks of Google’s search algorithm and internal documentation have provided SEOs with an unprecedented glimpse into the mechanics behind search rankings. The leak came from an accidental bot post by yoshi-code-bot on March 13, 2024. As you can imagine, given the magnitude of this...

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Spotify Mix: Why the Old Spotify Font Was Dissed Out?

As a daily Spotify user, I’ve noticed the platform continuously making changes to their user experience. One of the latest changes is the introduction of a new typeface: Spotify Mix. This bespoke font is more than just a visual update, but it has some influence on the whole Spotify...

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Wireframes vs. Mockups vs. Prototypes: 3 Tools for Success

Wireframe vs Mockup vs Prototype: Understanding the Differences In the world of UX and UI design, creating a successful product involves multiple stages of visualization and user testing. Three important steps in this process are wireframing, creating mockups, and prototyping. Each step serves a distinct purpose and provides unique...

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New Xbox Groundbreaking Accessibility Development

Time for an article on accessibility development and Physical UX. In our industry, it’s sometimes tempting to consider UX and UI as mere offshoots of digital design, when in fact, UX predates personal computers and smartphones by decades (you can read the article on the History of UX here)....

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OpenAI: An improved GPT-4o, but no search engine

So, we were fooled by OpenAI, as you’ll see in our last post. Contrary to what well-informed sources said, OpenAI hasn’t launched a search engine version of ChatGPT (but it’s coming, mark my words). Instead, they announced (and launched) Chat-GPT4o, an improved version of their paid flagship ChatGPT-4, available...

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ChatGPT is ready to launch its own search engine

ChatGPT is about to cause even more turmoil, and Google won’t be pleased. This Monday, just one day before Google’s annual I/O conference, OpenAI is reportedly set to announce its plans to become a fully-fledged search engine. The rise of AI in users’ search intent As we discussed in...

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Generative AI tools: Is Freepik new Reimagine any good?

The Spanish company Freepik has launched its new generative AI tool called Reimagine, and we tested it to see how effective it is. If you have read our previous four-part case study comparing various generative AIs for images and videos, you might feel that new tools are emerging almost...

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An Honest Review of Behance Pro: Is It Worth It?

Alright, let’s talk about something that’s been buzzing in the creative world recently – Adobe’s big announcement: Behance Pro. If you’ve been anywhere near Behance or basically any social media platform where creatives hang out, you’ve likely caught wind of this. Adobe decided to roll out a new tier...

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Is SEO dead? The naked truth in 2024

So, just in case you missed it, I made more or less the same question a few years ago on the post Are Google SEO content guidelines killing real content?. In that post, I mentioned how Google’s guidelines (and, of course, SEO professionals trying to take advantage of them)...

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How to Save InVision projects in 3 steps

Now that InVision is closing, many PMs, UXers, and former InVision users are left worrying about their InVision projects, which won’t be accessible anymore. But there’s no need to worry! InVision has always featured an amazing option that allows UI designers to save their projects in various formats, including...

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AI Marketing: Create the Perfect Whooper and Make 1 Million!

Burger King is entering the AI marketing arena with considerable enthusiasm. This time, the US fast-food company has transitioned from its retro rebranding to uber-technological heights with a campaign for users of the Burger King app. The contest involves creating a perfect Whopper using their AI-based app, combining up...

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Bard becomes Google Gemini Pro 1.0. Drink the Cool AId

So the battle for AI is getting tougher, and Google can’t stay out of it. After a somewhat ignored launch of Google Bard, which met with little interest, Google renamed the Bard project to Google Gemini PRO 1.0. Will this renaming turn Google’s AI service into a competitor? And...

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Adobe Figma buyout crashed. A Huge Response Coming in 2024?

The Surprise Turn for Adobe XD The digital design landscape has been rocked by the recent developments surrounding the Adobe Figma buyout and the subsequent strategic decisions affecting Adobe XD. Here’s an in-depth look at the events that unfolded and speculation on what’s to come. The Prelude to Change:...