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Free .design Domain Names

Claim Your Free .design Domain Name… Before Someone Else Does!

Perhaps you’ve already seen the new .design domain on a friend’s site, business card or being used by some of the major companies amplifying their design content on .design, like Facebook.design. The basic premise is that it is impossible to get a good .com domain. Maybe you’ve come up with a great idea for a website name, only to find that it’s already taken. Maybe you already have a website name but want it to be more reflective of what...

Koins Currency Converter

Koins — A Currency Converter Designed for One-Handed Use

Koins is a new currency converter app for iPhone and iPad by Appatakkars that’s designd for one-handed use. The Appatakkars are known for their gorgeous iPhone apps like Lumy, Cleanz, and Blurz. Just like these apps, Koinz Koins looks stunning, especially on the new OLED display on the iPhone X. Koins looks and works largely like a typical currency converter app on iOS. You’ve got the to/from currencies at the top and a numeric keypad at the bottom. You can...

Things 3 Introduces a ‘Mail to Things’ Feature

This month marks roughly seven months since the release of Things 3 for iPhone, iPad, and Mac — a major update that introduced a completely rebuilt suite of apps featuring an all-new design language, a highly polished UX and an incredible set of features that managed to win us over in our review. Cultured Code had been heavily criticized for their slow updates leading up the release of Things 3, but over the last 6 months, the team behind the...

Undisturbed for macOS

Undisturbed — Distraction-Free Do Not Disturb Setting for Mac

Undisturbed is a small and really clever menubar app by Arno Appenzeller that lets you focus on your work more effectively. It works by enabling the Do Not Disturb (DND) mode on your Mac and disabling the Notification Badges in the Dock. The Do No Disturb (DND) setting on macOS disables all notifications and alerts, but you still continue to see app icon badges for all apps in your Dock. This works in most cases, but if you really don’t...

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At a Glance: New App Icon for Tumblr

Tumblr has updated its iOS app with a slightly tweaked app icon. Version 9.8 introduces a new icon with a slightly tweaked color of the background. About these At a Glance posts: ‘At a Glance’ is a new type of post we’re introducing on Beautiful Pixels. These will usually be short posts with little to no text content, and will feature a quick look at something new we’ve spotted that we think our readers will enjoy.

Uber Eats App Icon

At a Glance: New App Icon for Uber Eats

As it celebrates its 2nd birthday, Uber Eats has unveiled an overhauled branding and a new app icon for its app. Version 1.113.10001 (quite a mouthful, isn’t it?) introduces a new app icon that gets rid of the old fork on a silver platter icon and introduces their new logo and branding instead. There’s also an all-new splash screen. Do you like the new Uber Eats branding? About these At a Glance posts: ‘At a Glance’ is a new type...