Layout

Layout is a weekly podcast about design, technology, programming and everything else.

Episodes
May 23, 2020 169: Design Tools Must Go On
This week we talk about old Apple Keynotes, the new Framer, criticizing products with love and more! #### Topics * …
May 10, 2020 168: Feed It Now But Yesterday
This week, Rafa hacks his pet feeder and we nerd out about programming. #### Topics * Rafa's pet feeder * …
April 23, 2020 167: Something As Trivial As a Butter Thing, with Matthaeus Krenn
This week we are joined by special guest Matthaeus Krenn to talk about prototyping new types of interfaces, his work …
April 16, 2020 166: Kevin, It floats!
This week we’ve decided to be podcasting pioneers and recorded this episode entirely on an iPad. Well two iPads to …
April 9, 2020 165: A Russian Doll of Topics
This week we talk about some apps that try too hard, Rafa's Handmirror app, Uncharted 4 (welcome to 2016!) and …
April 2, 2020 164: Black Cupcakes Are a Design Thing
This week's episode is an episode out of time. Kevin is joined by special guest Kassandre Jenkins to talk about …
March 27, 2020 163: Big Baby Web
This week we talk about COVID-19, social-distancing life, Rafa's new app: Hand Mirror, the new iPad Pro, the new iPad …
Feb. 27, 2020 162: Designers Just Wanna Have Fun
This week we catch up on the latest design drama, neumorphism and editing podcasts on the iPad. #### Show Notes …
Feb. 13, 2020 161: Past & Future of Sketch, with Pieter Omvlee
This week we welcome special guest Pieter Omvlee, to talk about the past, present and future of Sketch. #### Show …
Jan. 16, 2020 160: Siri’s a Snitch
This week we take some time to catch up, talk about Kevin's upcoming move and then dive into our goals …
Jan. 9, 2020 159: Recommendation Bonanza 2020
This week we go all out with an entire episode jam-packed with recommendations. #### Rafa's recommendations** * Things to look …
Dec. 12, 2019 158: Kylo Ren Going Through a Divorce
This week we follow up on the latest Sketch announcements, talk about guilt as a metric and finally discuss Parasite, …
Nov. 30, 2019 157: Both Are Valid, but One Is Clearly Wrong
This week we talk about the Cybertruck, Cocoon, the latest Sketch news and trying out Castro. #### Follow-up * Philip …
Nov. 14, 2019 156: You Can See the HDRness
This week, we decided to not talk about the new MacBook Pro and instead talk about Rafa's tweets about Figma, …
Nov. 7, 2019 155: Three Medium Logos Ago
This week we talk about the consternation over the death of the web (and whether it's iOS's fault), FACEBOOK's new …
Oct. 31, 2019 154: Evil by Osmosis
This week Rafa gives his early look at Nova, the new app from Panic, and we attempt to discuss the …
Oct. 24, 2019 153: Of Course There’s No Nuts in It
Kevin's back! Topics include Kevin's talk, Kevin's new website, Kevin's new side project, and Kevin's trip to Italy. Oh and …
Oct. 17, 2019 152: The Linguistics Podcast, With Frederique Matti
Frederique is back! This week Rafa and Frederique talk about design and gaming on Windows, their complicated relationship with Dark …
Oct. 10, 2019 151: I Wanna Honk Right Now, With Frederique Matti
This week, Rafa is joined by special guest: Frederique Matti. We talk about freelancing and career experiences, Microsoft's new hardware …
Oct. 3, 2019 150: showerdingus.design
Rafa's back! We talk more about coffee routines and automation, deep fusion, the Rams documentary and more. #### Sponsor * …
Sept. 27, 2019 149: Excited for Tomorrow's Coffee, With Joey Banks
This week, Kevin is joined by special guest: Joey Banks. We talk about Figma plugins, electric scooters, our sleep schedules, …
Sept. 12, 2019 148: Kevin Is Optional
This week we discuss Apple's September event where they introduced Apple Arcade and Apple TV+ for the third time, iPads …
Sept. 5, 2019 147: Kids Will Ruin Everything
We're back! We talk about what happened since our last episode. Topics include: speaking at conferences, Break This Safe, Figma …
June 13, 2019 146: It’s Podcasts All the Way Down
This week we follow up on SwiftUI and talk about our own personal challenges. We then talk about the new …
June 6, 2019 145: I’m Not a Big Fan of Fans
This week the episode is all about Apple's 2019 WWDC announcements: watchOS 6, iOS 13 and Dark Mode, iPadOS, the …
May 25, 2019 144: I Feel Like Oprah
This week we talk about our job interviews that didn't work out and what we took away from these experiences. …
May 15, 2019 143: I Don’t Actually Design Design Anymore
This week we talk about feeling impostor syndrome as a manager and Dark themes vs Light themes. #### Sponsor * …
May 2, 2019 142: Force Ghost Rafa
This week we talk at length about the Facebook redesign. We also finally talk about The Rise of Skywalker trailer. …
April 26, 2019 141: The Coffee of TV Shows
This week we talk about how sometimes you have to be irrational to make something great. We also circle back …
April 19, 2019 140: Blue Yeti’s Blue Ball
This week we talk about why it seems like we're seeing fewer and fewer UI innovations and how there might …
April 11, 2019 139: This Table Is Not Actually a Table, It's a Staple
This week Kevin has a contrarian opinion on the Staples logo reveal video and we talk about John Maeda's comments …
March 27, 2019 138: Finger Touching Bono and Stuff
Short show this week. We follow our tradition of picking apart the details of Apple's announcements: News+, Arcade, Card and …
March 22, 2019 137: If There’s an Android, There’s a Way
This week, Rafa tells us all about his recent experience using Android for a few weeks: what he liked, what …
March 14, 2019 136: Return of the Mac Apps
This week the internet gods blessed us with a ton of design-related news just in time for our recording. We …
March 8, 2019 135: Look at That Page Curl
This week we talk about org structures and how it affects us as designers. We also talk about the Revolut …
March 1, 2019 134: You Should Outsource Walking
This week we talk a bit more about foldable phones, how Slack is messing with our homescreen again, and then …
Feb. 20, 2019 133: Mario, the Plumbing Influencer
This week we talk about growing up to become your parents, getting emotional, the pitfalls of fame, Samsung's foldable phone …
Feb. 14, 2019 132: There’s No Edit Button in Podcasting
This week Rafa shares two lessons he's learned as a first time manager, then we talk about some recurring trends …
Feb. 6, 2019 131: The Kids on TikTok Are Not Complaining
This week we talk about Kevin’s experience giving a big talk and then we talk about our evolving relationship with …
Jan. 23, 2019 130: Lukewarm Takes
The wait is over! We know you couldn't wait for our takes on the new Slack logo and boy we've …
Jan. 17, 2019 129: With Great Title Comes Great Responsibility
This week we talk about Rafa becoming the head of design at Netlify, setting expectations for a new role, CRMs …
Jan. 10, 2019 128: The Artist Formerly Known as Follow Up
This week we eat breakfast. Lots of it. We discuss Rafa’s already obsolete TV, pos-purchase monetization and the impact on …
Jan. 3, 2019 127: The Monday of the Year
This week, Rafa is back on Twitter and Kevin takes this opportunity to fill him in on all of the …
Dec. 31, 2018 Holiday Special: I Hate Moist Zombies
It's a holiday miracle! As a special bonus episode for the Holidays, we play a zombie text adventure game. We're …
Dec. 27, 2018 126: Layouties 2018
Our third annual Layouties! We look back at some of our favorite things of the year and give them awards. …
Dec. 6, 2018 125: Imagine a Coconut With a Straw
This week we talk about being busy & the impact it has on us, tech companies making custom typefaces and …
Nov. 29, 2018 124: The Dark Side of the Web
This week we talk about approaching large scale design problems, Kevin's email rant, Facebook's Blueprint for Content Governance and Google's …
Nov. 22, 2018 123: Design Is How It Reads
This week we talk about Rafa's totally predictable purchase, the growing realization that most design problems are actually content problems, …
Nov. 15, 2018 122: Freaking Chamfered Edges
Kevin is back from San Francisco, so we finally talk about our first impressions on the new iPad Pro, the …
Oct. 25, 2018 121: Millennial Kidnappers
This week we follow up on genderless pronouns in different languages (or lack thereof) and talk about what we would …
Oct. 17, 2018 120: Titles Are Our Legacy
This week we talk about the realities of traveling for work, Photoshop on the iPad, Adidas's 'new' webdesign style, the …
Oct. 12, 2018 119: Figma Just Got Paddie 2ed
This week we briefly continue our discussion about design tools, then talk about custom Apple Watch Faces, the Habitat 67 …
Oct. 4, 2018 118: 5/5 Would Alive Again
This week we talk about a few main design tools: Adobe XD, InVision Studio, Framer X, Figma and Sketch. #### …
Sept. 22, 2018 117: X AM
This week we got to record in person from Amsterdam. We talk our experience at Framer Loupe, Rafa's new Apple …
Sept. 12, 2018 116: The Court of Design
This week we talk about the Apple Event, Apple Watch Series 4, iPhone Xs and Xs Max and the iPhone …
Aug. 29, 2018 115: The Opposite of Async
This week we talk about open offices, the Mastodon client we're working on and more punishment suggestions for Kevin. #### …
Aug. 22, 2018 114: Chance the Raptor
This week we talk about Kevin's punishment for not shipping his website, how all advice is kind of terrible and …
Aug. 16, 2018 113: Decentralized Instances of the Thing
This week we talk about the sad state of Twitter and our desire for something to come and replace it. …
Aug. 8, 2018 112: So Far So Nada
This week we talk about Kevin's experience leading a new team and the challenges that came with it. #### Show …
Aug. 1, 2018 111: Make Excessively Sentimental
This week we talk about our thoughts on sugar coated design feedback and Firefox's new brand system. #### Show notes …
July 26, 2018 110: Controlled Chaos
This week we discuss the topic of creativity, what inspires us and how we cultivate it. We also briefly discuss …
July 18, 2018 109: Sharpening an Axe to Break a Twig
This week we talk about problems. How do you know you truly understand them? When is the right time to …
July 12, 2018 108: There's Some Lag
How do you stay motivated by working on a mature and large project? How do you handle working in a …
July 4, 2018 107: The Show Show Show of the Show
Should your portfolio have long UX case studies or focus on lots of imagery? How do you know when you …
June 20, 2018 106: Layout Redesign Your Website Month™
This week we talk about the challenges with onboarding new designers onto your team, the official "Layout Redesign Your Website …
June 13, 2018 105: The Flat Wing
This week Rafa redesigned his website, so we revisit the topic of personal websites, setting goals for side projects, todo …
June 7, 2018 104: iOS 7 Was Leggings (With Special Guest Tim Van Damme)
This week we're joined once again by special guest Tim Van Damme to talk about how UI design is fashion, …
May 25, 2018 Bonus: Westworld Special (S02E04/05)
As promised, this is our special episode discussing episode 4 and 5 of Westworld season 2. We're joined by special …
May 23, 2018 103: Regular Mundane Mediocre Socks
This week Kevin join Rafa in person in Porto for this IRL episode. We talk about what's wrong with A/B …
May 17, 2018 102: Design Commander
This week we talk about what qualifies a designer as a senior designer, how Google Duplex might not be that …
May 9, 2018 101: Designer Spidey Sense
This week we tackle the topic of learning design. We also talk about the swipe up gesture in instagram, opinionated …
May 3, 2018 100: 100th Episode Fiesta
Layout turns a hundred episodes old so we invited some listeners to join us to talk about sustaining side projects. …
April 26, 2018 99: Spoiler Police
This week we talk about what is the best way to showcase UX work in a portfolio, letting your personality …
April 19, 2018 98: Family of Feels
This week we talk about Impostor Syndrome, quitting social media for a week and Ready Player One. #### Show notes …
April 11, 2018 97: Longer Story Long
This week we answer some listener questions. Topics include: OKRs, 1:1s, and performance reviews. #### Show Notes * Kevin Gutowski …
April 4, 2018 96: April Jokes Day
How do you know when it's time to leave your company? While neither of us want to quit our job, …
March 28, 2018 95: United Shades of America
This week we talk about the gear we use to do our work (desk, chairs, computers, etc.) #### Follow up …
March 21, 2018 94: Is Rafa Stupid?
This week, we talk about being busy and how this is something we actively try to avoid. We also have …
March 7, 2018 93: Hot Shower Take
This week we talk about the meaning of design titles (or lack thereof). We also finally talk about Black Panther. …
Feb. 28, 2018 92: Being Humble… Sit Down
This week we talk about traits we look for in the people we work with, and that Vero app. #### …
Feb. 21, 2018 91: The Dotcoms
This week we talk about the differences between marketing design and product design. #### Show Notes * Stripe * Stripe …
Feb. 14, 2018 90: Connect the Lines
This week we talk about how your personality can influence your design style and whether or not being "type-cast" is …
Feb. 7, 2018 89: Shower Dingus
This week we talk about hiring designers and having to review other people's portfolios, HomePod reviews and... shower handle design. …
Jan. 31, 2018 88: I Have to, for Science!
Launching our sticker store, dogfooding your own products and the mystery that is the HomePod. #### Follow up * Flowkit …
Jan. 24, 2018 87: Homer Simpson in the Bushes
This week we talk about introversion and how it affects different aspect of our life and work. #### Follow up …
Jan. 17, 2018 86: Everything You Said Is Wrong or Whatever
This week we talk about shipping side projects, not just working on them. We also talk about waking up early, …
Jan. 10, 2018 85: The Benjamin Button of UI
This week we talk about how challenging it is to keep adding new features without compromising on simplicity. #### Show …
Jan. 4, 2018 84: Title Fishing
As we're coming back from our holiday break, this week our topic is vacations. We address unlimited vacation policies, that …
Dec. 29, 2017 83: 2017 Layouties
As always, we close out the year by rounding up and giving “awards” to our favorite things of the year. …
Dec. 23, 2017 Jedi Don't Wear Underwear
In this bonus episode, Kevin and Rafa talk about the new Star Wars movie: The Last Jedi. A 3h long, …
Dec. 21, 2017 82: The Last Handcrafted Tweetstorm (feat. Joel Califa)
This week we are joined by our friend Joel Califa to talk about the evolution of the designer role and …
Dec. 7, 2017 81: Homescreen Designer
This week we explore how do you grow in your career as a designer? #### Follow up * Listener Chevy's …
Nov. 29, 2017 80: Design Mustard
What it's like to work remotely, Rafa's shopping problem continues and... paperclips. #### Follow up * Listener Ramy's tweet * …
Nov. 16, 2017 79: Meat-ings
The main topic for this week: Meetings. And for our side dishes, we talk about how we feel about Stranger …
Nov. 8, 2017 78: Banning the Rays
What to do when you disagree with someone on your team and our first impressions of the iPhone X. #### …
Nov. 1, 2017 77: Let’s Talk About Something Fun
For our main topic we talk about feeling like time is running out — getting old, with some iPhone pre-orders …
Oct. 25, 2017 76: Holy “Design Tools” Cow
Looking back at your old work, and hating what you see. Also, InVision Studio and the state of design tools. …
Oct. 18, 2017 75: Software Spring Cleaning™
This week we talk about process and try to pin down what makes certain processes good and others bad. #### …
Oct. 11, 2017 74: I Have a Beef With Entrées
Our main topic this week is: How to make sure what you ship is not a crappier version of what …
Oct. 4, 2017 73: Should Designers Ego?
We've made the show better! More focus on design topics and a better onboarding for new users. Our main topic …
Sept. 20, 2017 Wake Me Up When September Ends
After two years of making weekly episodes, one full year with Spec, it's time to regroup and think of how …
Sept. 15, 2017 72: Can You Feel the Ring Tonight?
This week we cover the new iPhone X, iPhone 8, and all the goodies from the most recent Apple event. …
Sept. 6, 2017 71: Professional Driver
Sketch Libraries, Framer's new website and our Keynote draft for Apple's September 12th event. #### Topics * Sketch Libraries * …
Aug. 30, 2017 70: It's the Aesthetics, Man
Pixel Perfection, Rafa’s viral video technique™, our homescreens, and Kevin's London adventure. #### Follow up * Medium’s rebranding * Svbtle …
Aug. 16, 2017 69: It's on the Troll (with Michael Flarup)
This week Rafa and Kevin are joined by Michael Flarup to talk about public speaking and the newly released Speakerdex! …
Aug. 10, 2017 68: Do You Stand With Fontstand?
This week we talk about the state of purchasing fonts, HomePod firmware leak, and that Google memo. #### Follow up …
July 26, 2017 67: How Do You Like Stuff?
Our personal design processes, design in an agile environment, getting ideas for side projects, and of course: iPhone rumors. #### …
July 19, 2017 66: Ninja Links Everywhere (With Special Guest Sam Soffes)
This week Rafa and Kevin talk about Contrast for Mac, and indie Mac development with a very special surprise in …
July 12, 2017 65: Upside Up
HomeKit & smart things, typography & system fonts, and standing desks. #### Topics Standing Desks * Ergonofis standing desk * …
July 4, 2017 64: Swipe Wars
Kevin's iOS 11 design refresh, giving Dribbble a second chance, and a lot of talk about furniture. #### Follow up …
June 28, 2017 63: AR Needs Its Blackberry Moment
Designing for the future with AR, and the 10th anniversary of the iPhone. #### Sponsor Shopify is hiring designers, content …
June 20, 2017 62: Randommendations
The new Design mode in Framer, Twitter's design update, winning the Shopify Hack Days and our thoughts on A Cure …
June 13, 2017 61: Crowdsourced Burritos (With Special Guest Ryan McLeod)
Rafa and Kevin are joined by Ryan McLeod to talk about iOS 11, Apple Design Awards, and a lot more. …
June 5, 2017 60: DJ Khaled on Periscope
Our first impressions on the announcements made at WWDC17! #### Sponsor Shopify is hiring designers, content strategists, researchers, and UX …
May 30, 2017 59: Devil's Avocado
When a design "feels wrong", iOS 11 concept video and the winner of our giveaway! #### Sponsor Shopify is hiring …
May 23, 2017 58: Apple Campus S
Sketch 44, Things 3, iOS 11 predictions, and the new Apple Campus. #### Topics * Primavera Sound * Sudweb Conference …
May 16, 2017 57: Busted Board (Feat. Zooey Bechamel)
This week Rafa and Kevin go over the popular NYT quiz "Which Tech Giant Would You Drop?". #### Follow up …
May 2, 2017 56: That’s Sticker Official
This week Rafa and Kevin talk about what goes into a big launch, the prep, the release, and what comes …
April 26, 2017 55: With Our Powers Combined (With Brian Lovin and Bryn Jackson)
In this very special episode, Kevin and Rafa are joined in person by Brian Lovin and Bryn Jackson from Design …
April 17, 2017 54: Desktop HD Copy 46
Our first ever Layout meetup, Designing in Components, Rafa's dotfiles adventure, Instagram Collections and The Last Jedi. #### Special announcement …
April 11, 2017 53: Boredumness
This week Rafa and Kevin talk about the future Mac Pro, Figma's new pricing, Dropbox's redesign and Dribbble + Crew. …
March 28, 2017 52: The Hero of Stories Remakes
Rafa bought a switch, of course. Also: We follow up on Electron apps, Rafa goes viral, Apple releases a Christmas …
March 21, 2017 51: The Electron Uprising
Our review of Kite Compositor, the Electron uprising on the desktop and whether or not Stories is a format. #### …
March 14, 2017 50: Rafa Duh
This week Rafa and Kevin talk about rolling out a gradual redesign, the new Offscreen magazine, rumored new iPads and …
March 7, 2017 49: Brian Lovin on My Shoulder
Following up from last week, we continue the discussion of IC vs Manager, and what comes with the manager hat. …
Feb. 28, 2017 48: Spelling UX
Going from Individual Contributor to Manager/Lead. Also, Oscars' screw up and the winner of our Sketch Handbook giveaway. #### Follow …
Feb. 21, 2017 47: Chrome’s Chrome
Abstract, the “new” MacBook Pro, setting up new computers and Kevin's adventures in San Francisco. #### Topics * Abstract: The …
Feb. 8, 2017 46: Unpronounceable Smart Lights
Being good at one thing vs being ok at a lot, the new Framer.com and the original iPhone. #### Follow …
Jan. 31, 2017 45: A Header, a Modal, a Footer, Are You Getting It?
Presenting and selling your work. Also, Dribbble gets acquired, Juventus's new logo, Shopify Summit and Slack threads. #### Topics * …
Jan. 17, 2017 44: I Dream of San Francisco
Feeling tired, and feeling guilty of feeling tired. Also: the crazy expectations of the Bay Area and Imposter Syndrome. * …
Jan. 10, 2017 43: I Want More Toys
This week we go over our plans and resolutions for this new year, and HealthKit and Home Automation. * Crazy …
Dec. 28, 2016 42: 2016 Layouties
We end the year with our grand annual LAYOUTIES, an award show in which we present awards to the best …
Dec. 13, 2016 41: Keep Up With My Viral Tweet
Kevin's gone viral, Out of office hours, Figma's new components, keeping up with the latest trends/technologies and a special announcement. …
Dec. 8, 2016 40: Should Designers Vlog?
The automation of design tools, AIs taking over, and our design podcast recommendations. #### Topics * In the Future Graphic …
Nov. 24, 2016 39: A Movie for Your Brain
Rafa's Rant™, ending your side-projects and our thoughts on UX vs UI. #### Topics * DJI Osmo Mobile * Casey …
Nov. 15, 2016 38: Hashtag Design Drama
Should designers have a porfolio?, Designed By Few 2016, Sketch 41 and Black Mirror S03E03. #### Topics * Should designers …
Nov. 3, 2016 37: Magic Touch Pad Bar
New MacBook Pros, Apple getting out of the standalone display business and Black mirror S03E02. #### Follow Up * China …
Oct. 24, 2016 36: This Is the Future
Working nights and weekends, PlayStation VR and episode 1 of Black Mirror. #### Follow up * Julie Zhuo on Twitter: …
Oct. 17, 2016 35: Rogue One Two
User Research, and Burning out. #### Follow up * Google Photos is free compressed for everyone and full resolution for …
Oct. 10, 2016 34: Give Me a Lightsaber and I'm Happy
What we carry in which pocket, Google announces its new Pixel phone and Samsung acquires Viv. #### Follow up * …
Oct. 2, 2016 33: An Airbnb on Mars
Spectacles, Figma 1.0, Twitter being bought, DJI's new drone, and SpaceX announcement. #### Follow up * Leica Q's 28mm focal …
Sept. 21, 2016 32: I'm Feeling the FOMO
We still haven't received our iPhones, Black vs Jet Black, Stripe's new website and the Leica Q. #### Follow up …
Sept. 14, 2016 31: Courage
We geek out over Apple's September announcements: Apple Watch series 2, iPhone 7 and the AirPods. #### Follow up * …
Aug. 31, 2016 30: Everyone's Drunk
Dark patterns, 'Even over' statements and the iPhone 7's rumored dual camera system. #### Follow up * Rafa wakes up …
Aug. 24, 2016 29: Crap Is Part of the Process
Instapaper joining Pinterest, whether or not 4 AM is our most productive hour, design livestreams and Kevin's Twitter Doppleganger. #### …
Aug. 17, 2016 28: One Hour Long Trailer
A special announcement, Design Disruptors, Duo and designing with a vision. #### We’re joining Spec! * Spec website * Join …
Aug. 12, 2016 27: No One Taught Me Emoji in School
Title case vs Sentence Case, Instagram Stories and Stranger Things. #### Follow up * New iPhone to Have Dual Camera …
Aug. 2, 2016 26: I Have Velcro Shoes and Pokémon
Rafa gets sherlocked and we give tips for how to make the most of feedback sessions. #### Framer * Framer …
July 18, 2016 25: You Have to Literally Walk
The vlogging and Youtube scene, slowing down apps by design, designing in public, Shopify’s UX Summit and of course Pokémon …
July 5, 2016 24: Thanks Obama!
We start by talking a bit more about Apple Music in iOS 10, but ended up talking about consistency vs …
June 19, 2016 23: Stop Calling the iPhone a Phone (With Special Guest Tim Van Damme)
We are joined by Tim Van Damme to talk all about Apple's WWDC 2016 announcements. #### Tim Van Damme * …
June 15, 2016 22: Listen-bait
Conversational UIs, Kevin is building a bot, Pulls for macOS, and Rafa gets a new job. #### Follow up * …
May 27, 2016 21: It’s Hard to Bake Gradients
Our take on Google I/O: Daydream, Allo, Duo, Home, Android N and more! #### Follow up ##### Instagram's new logo …
May 12, 2016 20: I Connect When I’m Drunk
Instagram goes monochrome, Apple Music and Spotify design changes and Microsoft's new hover gestures. * White Instagram? * Apple Music …
April 28, 2016 19: Break This Safe Industries
Rafa's new Apple Watch game and some of the challenges that a designer goes through while building an app. * …
April 21, 2016 18: Faceless Layout FM Company
Origami Studio, syncing and sharing Sketch files with a team and the pros and cons of using a personal account …
April 11, 2016 17: Make Apple Music Great Again
The all new Framer, Spotify v. Apple Music, and the new Rogue One trailer. * Framer has a new face, …
April 7, 2016 16: No One's Trying to Make a Shitty Website
How to work and collaborate with developers and how to make sure your designs and expectations are followed-through. ### Sketch …
March 14, 2016 15: Hiring a person, not a portfolio
Job interviews, how to get and prepare for them #### Follow up * InVision bought Silver * Layout Episode 13 …
March 2, 2016 14: I Love Taxes
The differences between independent, freelance, agencies, product companies and why you'd choose one over the other. #### Follow up * …
Feb. 9, 2016 13: We Don’t Have Geniuses in this Country
Uber's rebranding and Twitter's hypothetical algorithmic timeline. #### Topics ##### Uber's new branding: * New branding page * The Inside …
Feb. 2, 2016 12: Major Lazer Used Figma
Our design process, more thoughts on Figma and the Shopify Summit. Follow up Kevin had more time to play with …
Jan. 24, 2016 11: I’m a Sucker for Updates
Desktop Neo, rethinking the desktop interface and Dribbble Playbook. Follow up * We beat Tobias on Product Hunt ​🙌​ * …
Jan. 17, 2016 10: California Style Sheets
The future of Sketch and the story of how we got where we are today. Follow Up: * The Past, …
Jan. 7, 2016 9: Sketch It's Not You, It's Me
Designing in code, MacBook vs iPad pro as a secondary machine and Icon Design Awards. * Design with CSS in …
Dec. 22, 2015 8: Cropping is Hard
Figma and the future of design tools. * Follow up: * Filtron * Building Filtron * Designing Filtron * Figma: …
Dec. 18, 2015 Star Wars Special
The Force Awakens is finally here. We talk about the many things we liked, the few things that we didn't …
Dec. 13, 2015 7: Mailbox is the new Rdio
Design interviews, Mailbox officially shuts down, how we feel about personal websites and Apple's ugly new battery case. * Pre-show: …
Nov. 29, 2015 6: My Flash Ghetto
This week we talk about the apps we use to get our work done. * Follow up: * Photo editing …
Nov. 23, 2015 5: Fifty Shades of White
Public Speaking, Photo editing apps, using the iPad Pro to design and a eulogy to Rdio. * Follow up: * …
Nov. 16, 2015 4: That Little Swipey Thing
RIP Ember, Twitter favorites (err likes) and the new Apple TV UI * Follow up: * RIP Ember * Want …
Oct. 29, 2015 3: It Has a Dinosaur So I Like It Already
Microsoft's autocomplete for animation, robots taking your job, and being a jack of all trades. * Follow up: * Twitter …
Oct. 22, 2015 2: What's a Radio?
Twitter's latest announcements, Paper by Dropbox, YouTube Red, Framer's interesting new pricing model and the new Star Wars trailer. * …
Oct. 15, 2015 1: I Wish I Could Force Touch This
Our take on Medium's latest design changes, Kevin's Apple Watch app is now in beta and Rafa gets his new …