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Support us on Patreon This show is possible because of the generosity of our listeners. If you’ve found our podcast useful or entertaining, please consider supporting us directly by becoming a patron. Thank you for listening along with us for all these years. It means the world. – Brian and Marshall patreon Support us on Patreon In this week’s episode, we discuss the state of our industry’s current design tools—especially in comparison to the tools available to other disciplines—and we speculate about what those tools could look like in the years to come. In News, we compare notes on Figma’s newly released Auto Layout feature. And as always, we share a couple cool things like a flashcard app and a peek behind the park. Golden Ratio Patrons: Flywheel is a delightfully designed managed WordPress hosting platform, thoughtfully built for busy creatives. Streamline your workflow with their slick platform and sweet set of workflow tools perfectly made for designers! Get started at Sisu is looking for a thoughtful and data-savvy designer to help build the next generation of analytics software. You can find out more at (You might recognize Sisu from our interview with Michie Cao) Latest VIP Patrons: Huge shoutouts to our latest members! Filipa AmadoGeorge TsolpakisLuke SeeleyPaweł SysiakCal RowstonCallum CussenDavid AfolayanNews:Sketch previewed some of their plans for features in 2020, including many already present in FigmaWhen Sketch announced Smart Layout, Figma assured users that their own Auto Layout would be coming soonIndustry Talk:One Cool Thing:Brian shared Mouseless, is a flashcard-style app for keyboard shortcuts that helps you “unleash your keyboard’s superpower”Marshall shared The Imagineering Story on Disney+, a “journey behind the curtains… to discover what it takes to create and build Disney theme parks around the world”General Magic is a documentary about “the untold tale of how a great vision and epic failure changed the world”Design Details on the Web: BUH-BYEEEEE! URL Out – – spec.fmDate – 2019-12-19 06:59:57

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