Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: colour

42 bookmarks tagged “colour

How the Web Became Unreadable | WIRED

wired.com/2016/10/how-the-web-became-unreadable/
I thought my eyesight was beginning to go. It turns out, I’m suffering from design.

Mas Subramanian's Quest for a Billion-Dollar Red

bloomberg.com/features/2018-quest-for-billion-dollar-red/
The world has never had a truly safe, stable, and bright red pigment. The trail may start with YlnMn, the first blue created in two centuries.

Designing Systematic Colors – UX Planet

uxplanet.org/designing-systematic-colors-b5d2605b15c
Mineral UI is the open source design system that CA Technologies is building for use by all of our products. Color is a core building block of any design system, and it has proven to be one of the…

Is the Answer to Phone Addiction a Worse Phone? - The New York Times

nytimes.com/2018/01/12/technology/grayscale-phone.html
A small group of people have turned their phone screens to shades of gray to make them less stimulating. That’s the opposite of what tech companies want.

Stark

getstark.co/
The colour-blind simulator and contrast checker for Sketch. Design with accessibility in mind.

Old School Color Cycling with HTML5 | EffectGames.com

effectgames.com/effect/article-Old_School_Color_Cycling_with_HTML5.html
Anyone remember Color cycling from the 90s? This was a technology often used in 8-bit video games of the era, to achieve interesting visual effects by cycling (shifting) the color palette. Back then video cards could only render 256 colors at a time,...

Color Tool - Material Design

material.io/color/
An interactive tool to create, share, and apply color palettes to your UI, as well as measure the accessibility level of any color combination.

50 shades of blk · broccolini/50shadesofblk

github.com/broccolini/50shadesofblk
Even when we refer to black, we will still think of many different hex refs other than #000000. There are innumerable versions of black, yet nomenclature for the color is inadequate. This library of black color palettes attempts to explore the many variations of black, taken from well-known design systems and inspired by fictional sources.