Google Looks Back at the Evolution of the Android Homescreen and Navigation

For Android’s 10th anniversary, we thought it’d be cool to look back and see how it’s evolved. As you can imagine, the operating system has had quite a transformation since 2008 — the year that Twilight hit theaters and Beyoncé’s Single Ladies was topping the charts.

You’ve probably noticed that over the last few weeks, there has been more Google coverage than usual. I’m a big fan of Google’s design philosophy and ever since I/O 2018, they’ve been releasing various design related tidbits that are worth highlighting.

Today, they have published a detailed look at how Android has evolved from when it had no chance of being featured here to where we are today. The Medium post has some nice GIFs showcasing the evolution of navigation on the platform.




Sketch 49 Adds Prototyping, Libraries on Sketch Cloud and an Official iOS UI Kit

Sketch is one of the most popular design apps out there today. Over the years, Bohemian Coding — the company behind the app, has been evolving the app into an essential part of every designer’s toolkit. There’s no denying that Sketch has made a name for itself in the industry. Three years ago, the company decided to exit the [...]



Creative Market Pro is a New Design Asset Subscription Service for Creative Design Professionals and Agencies

Creative Market Pro will offer curated content in the form of vectors, designs, fonts, templates, etc. Creative Market, the open marketplace platform for designers and developers to buy resources for their work, has today announced Creative Market Pro, a subscription-based library of design assets. The service is targeted towards [...]


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