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I2P Style Guide and Usability Study

by Anxhelo Lushka

Back when Ura was started in 2016 we only had a small landing page and a Patreon to help fund the time we help Open Source projects. It was very little but the thought people would support us kept us fueled. […]

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Open Source Design Summit 2018

by Anxhelo Lushka

During the first weekend of November we had the pleasure to facilitate the annual Open Source Design Summit in Tirana, Albania. Open Source Design is a community of designers and developers pushing more open design processes and improving the user experience and interface design of open source software. […]

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Ura at the Open Tech Fund Summit

by Mariana Balla

Obstruction to information (in any form of it) is a a very common phenomenon in many parts of the world. While some of us who are based in countries where basic freedom of speech is taken for granted, that's often not the norm for many countries. In the age of internet censorship and surveillance […]

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LibreOffice Conference 2018

by Kristi Çunga

As part of dedicating our efforts to improve local grassroot initatives, we were delighted to be curating the visual identity of the LibreOffice Conference (short LibOCon). The conference is organized by the local Open Labs Hackerspace community, with which we share a lot of values and goals together.[…]

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Thunderbird Style Guide and Usability Study

by Anxhelo Lushka

To be inline with the new Firefox Photon Design system, we worked on a fork specifically tailored for Thunderbird, including a revamped logo and word mark. We also set the stage for an upcoming UI redesign in the future by conducting a small Usability Study specifically tailored on security features out-of-the-box within Thunderbird.[…]

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Style Guides go Beyond Aesthetics

by Elio Qoshi

Style guides serve as a playbook for software creators. They itself serve as a single source of truth to create consistently well designed experiences familiar to the user.[…]

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