Pixels of the Week – Sunday November 20, 2022

Every day, I share on Twitter and LinkedIn a list of curated articles I read, resources and tools about UX Design, User Research, UI and mobile design, HTML, CSS, the web industry, some process, some inspiration, etc. This is an archive of everything I shared this week.

#Now – what I’m up to

Screenshot of the workshop page and resources described next

I moved to a new flat, yeahy. Which means I currently take more time than usual to answer requests. Don’t worry I will eventually come back to you.

I am also putting the final touches to my “Designing Better Products Masterclass”. It’s a 5×2h + Q&A, Mon & Tue, November 28 – December 12. Participants will get ones of resources: templates and checklists to help them get started with research, cheat-sheets & cards to not forget anything (including my brand new user interview cards), a big Miro template to help with information architecture, etc.  Go grab a ticket!

TL;DNR the one you should not miss


This is awesome: a free online course to learn accessibility, written by Carie Fisher, with input and review from Alexandra White and Rachel Andrew.

Interesting article

#Design Career

Not every designer wants to become a manager, yet, after a certain level, that’s the only option most company offer. Ryan Ford proposes an interesting model, with a mirrored creative or managerial track that you can adapt for your own company


#UX Methods

#Algorithmic Biases

This Tool Lets Anyone See the Bias in AI Image Generators. The Stable Diffusion Explorer shows how words like “assertive” and “gentle” are mapped to sexist stereotypes.

#Web Components

“Users don’t give a crap if the homepage is powered by Drupal and the post-login dashboard is a React app.” wait, Brad, how did you know about one of my previous projects? Great introduction of web components

#Neuroscience  #Music

It’s all about that base!!! A study on how inaudible, low-frequency bass makes people want to move more on the dancefloor.  I love think kind of studies that try to explain the what we do some things.

Inspiration, fun experiments and great ideas


In the long tradition of “can you run Doom on it”, may I present, Samperson’s Doom on Notepad (YouTube video).


This codepen demo of some Flower Typer in Three.js is the cutest

Useful tools and resources that will make your life easy

#UX Research

Oh, this is a nice place to find some UX research launch kits for interviews, usability test, product/market fit interview, diary studies and continuous interviews


I am impressed there are so many things you can do with notion. Notion Hub is a repository that lists many tools you can plug into Notion for your next project.


This is awesome: a curated collection of HCI demo videos produced during the golden age from 1983-2002


If you need an online form tool for your user research and are on a tight budget, TallyForms has a lot of interesting free features. They also have a huge list of per-defined templates you can choose from


DreamFusion is Text to 3D model using 2D diffusion. It’s still uncanny in some areas, but quit promising

News in the industry

#State Of The Web

The 2022 Web Almanac is out, it combines stats and trends from HTTP Archive, to create a report of the start of the web, using real data.

#Twitter #UserSafety

Global Twitter employees describe chaos as layoffs gut their teams. Mass layoffs raise serious concerns for trust and safety operations for hundreds of millions of users.