Victor Loux Bookmarks

A feed of interesting articles and websites I have recently read. Please feel free to browse and send me suggestions of sites to look at — I’m curious about a lot of things!

OKRs from a development team’s perspective – ZAFU LABS

zafulabs.com/2019/05/24/okrs-from-a-development-teams-perspective/
Most of the companies I've worked for in the last 5 years have used the OKR system. Although this system was invented in the 70s, it has more recently become popular at Google and has spread through the tech world. It's a simple system where the company defines a number of Objectives, and each objective…

Pelle Cass | Home

pellecass.com/
Photographer who takes hundreds of photos of the same location then compiles them into one shot

Reakit

reakit.io/
Powerful UI toolkit for building accessible rich web applications with React

The Complete Guide to Deep Work (including a step-by-step checklist)

doist.com/blog/complete-guide-to-deep-work/
Based on Cal Newport's book, Deep Work, this comprehensive guide will teach you to harness your focus, ditch distractions, and improve your productivity.

Dimensions.Guide | Database of Dimensioned Drawings

dimensions.guide/
A comprehensive reference database of dimensioned drawings documenting the standard measurements and sizes of the everyday objects and spaces that make up our world.

MIT Scientists prove adults learn language to fluency nearly as well as children

medium.com/@chacon/mit-scientists-prove-adults-learn-language-to-fluency-nearly-as-well-as-children-1de888d1d45f
This week a new paper was published in the journal Cognition titled “A Critical Period for Second Language Acquisition” that used a new, viral Facebook-quiz-powered method of gathering a huge…

Why I Don’t Believe in Empathic Design | Adobe Blog

theblog.adobe.com/why-i-dont-believe-in-empathic-design-don-norman/
I approve of the spirit behind the introduction of empathy into design, but I believe the concept is impossible, and even if possible, wrong.

Free UX Flowchart kit for Sketch/Figma

uxflow.pro/
Hundreds of vector cards, arrows and elements for creating quick sitemaps, flow charts and diagrams.

Five Books | The best books on everything

fivebooks.com/
The world's largest collection of expert book recommendations