Tag Archive: Design


Meet ARM’s Cortex-X, the design that could create custom Pixel chips

Custom chips are about to mean so much more.

ARM announced new CPU designs for 2020 and one of them is something nobody saw coming — a program that would help companies that make processors build specially customized chips targeting specific user-facing improvements.

You might have read about how the new Cortex-X1 CPU will be 22% faster than the new Cortex A78 design, but that doesn’t do the new Cortex-X program justice. The exciting part of it  [Read More…]

Master Adobe’s top design tools for just $49

The economy is changing. As more and more people see their roles reduced or lose their jobs due to the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, the workforce is forced to get more creative. If you fear you may soon be out of work, one of the best things you can do is start learning skills that will keep you in-demand. For instance, graphic designers are fully capable of running remote freelance businesses while companies navigate this economic  [Read More…]

LG’s sleek video teaser shows off new Velvet design

A sleeker LG than what we’ve seen in the past.

What you need to know LG’s upcoming new Velvet debuts in its first video teaser. The teaser highlights its arc glass, raindrop camera, and natural design. The Velvet is expected to be LG’s followup to the G8, debuting under a new brand.

LG today showed off more of what its upcoming Velvet flagship is supposed to look like. While it’s doesn’t show off a lot more than  [Read More…]

YouTube Music gets new library design inspired by Play Music

The Artists list is now automatically populated based on the songs in your library.

What you need to know Google is pushing out an update to the YouTube Music library. It now works a bit more like Google Play Music used to. Songs you add to your library will now have their artists automatically added to the Artists list.

While a valiant effort by Google to take on the likes of Spotify, YouTube Music clearly needs a  [Read More…]

Samsung’s newest tablet brings LTE and a compact design for just $279

There aren’t any Wi-Fi only options though.

What you need to know Samsung has launched the 2020 Galaxy Tab A 8.4 for $ 279 Priding itself on portability, it is available only with LTE. It’s also available to purchase on Samsung’s web-store, albeit a Verizon variant. Other carriers are coming in the following weeks.

Samsung has just announced its new Galaxy Tab A 8.4 which comes with LTE included. It’ll set you back $ 279 at launch,  [Read More…]

Dear Samsung, please copy Apple’s new iPad Pro keyboard design!

Tablet keyboards suck, and a fresh way might be the right way.

Happy Saturday-ing at home, peeps! Today we’re going to talk about tablets!

It seems like most people on the Android side of tech aren’t really into tablets, not even the ones who run things at Google. I fall into that category, but a big reason why is that they really aren’t that great when you try to get any work done with one. You need  [Read More…]

Facebook unveils new design for its Messenger app

Discover and chat bots are out, speed and simplicity is in.

What you need to know A report has revealed Facebook’s plans to overhaul its Messenger app. Developer screenshots show that the Discover tab is on its way out. Chat bots, business and games are being hidden from view, and chat bots are being demoted.

A new report has revealed Facebook’s plans to overhaul its Messenger app, an update Facebook says will begin rolling out shortly.

As  [Read More…]

Diablo IV’s first quarterly update provides UI design insight and more

The first quarterly update of several updates to come shares some interesting details.

What you need to know Blizzard Entertainment is bringing a series of quarterly updates for Diablo IV. In the February 2020 quarterly update, Blizzard developers talk about the UI design and controller support. An enemy faction, the Cannibals, are also detailed.

Diablo IV is still a ways off from release and Blizzard Entertainment has begun to share quarterly updates on the development and design  [Read More…]

OneDrive for Android gets a design overhaul, including dark mode

OneDrive for Android has a fresh new look and quite a few new features in its latest update.

What you need to know OneDrive for Android has a new update that overhauls its design and brings several new features. The app now has a dark mode, new icons, and a revamped search experience. The update is rolling out now through the Google Play Store.

Microsoft released an update for OneDrive on Android today that brings an overhauled  [Read More…]

Supposed OnePlus 8 Pro leak shows off key specs and design in live images

Snapdragon 865, 12GB RAM, 256 GB ROM, and more.

What you need to know Reliable tipster Ishan Agarwal tweeted out some supposed images of the upcoming OnePlus 8 Pro. The photos come from Snapchat and show a strikingly similar design to previously leaked renders of the device. There was also a leaked screenshot revealing some key specs of the OnePlus 8 Pro.

Several OnePlus 8 models are slated to be released later this year in May, but  [Read More…]