Material Design

Google makes its Material Design system easier to customize

Since 2014, Material Design has been Google’s design language for its apps. Now, the company is greatly expanding its services around its design system by offering a set of new tools around them

YouTube’s big makeover continues with redesigned mobile app, new logo and more

Earlier this year, YouTube introduced a major redesign of its desktop website which delivered a cleaner look and new features like a “dark mode” for nighttime watching. Today, YouTube is t

Google Material Design Lead shares origin story of the company’s design vision

Jared Erondu Contributor Jared Erondu is a host of High Resolution. More posts by this contributor Dancing between data and intuition design lessons from Apple and eBay Why design is too important to

YouTube revamps its desktop site with an updated design, optional dark theme, and faster framework

YouTube turned 12 on Monday. To celebrate the milestone, the company is today launching a redesign of its desktop site, which now takes advantage of Google’s design language, Material Design, to

New Google tool helps developers pick the right colors for their apps

With its Material Design guidelines, Google set out to create a unified set of ideas for how it wants developers to think about all the different aspects of their applications’ design, ranging f

Google Material Design principal Nicholas Jitkoff joins Dropbox as head of design

Dropbox today said it has named Nicholas Jitkoff — former lead designer for Google’s Material Design team — as its VP of design. This comes on the heels of a suite of announcements Dropbox

Facebook gives Messenger a Material Design makeover on Android

Confirming reports from earlier this year, which spoke of a forthcoming revamp of the Facebook Messenger application for Android devices, Facebook today began rolling out a new, Material Design-styled

Google gives the Play Developer Program Policy Center a makeover and updates its rules

Google today rolled out a refreshed look-and-feel for its Developer Program Policy Center, aimed at making its guidelines for app developers easier to locate, read through and understand. The revamp

Google’s YouTube App For Android Updated With Material Design, Adds Search Filters

Slowly but surely, Google is updating each of their own Android applications to fit in with Android's new "Material Design" motif. The latest one to get the makeover treatment: YouTube.

Googlers Say Their New “Material Design” Guidelines Will Unify Apps Across Android Devices

With <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2014/11/03/android-5-0-lollipop-review/">the release of Lollipop,</a> the latest version of Google's Android operating system, we should also be getting the f

Google’s Material Design Checklist For Android Shows What’s Coming In Lollipop Apps

Google posted an update to its Android Developers Blog today which includes a complete checklist for the new Material Design aesthetic Google has adopted across the OS for its own apps and menu visual

Chrome Android Beta Gets Single Sign-In For Google Sites And New Material Design Looks

Google has a hit on its hands with Material Design in my opinion, which is why it’s great to see it already making its way into some products ahead of Android L’s general consumer launch.

Google Previews A ‘Material Design’ Inspired Look For Chrome OS

All of Google’s properties will eventually bear a look inspired by ‘Material Design‘ and Android L, and Chrome OS is part of that sweeping visual overhaul, too. A new preview posted

Google’s Principal Designer For Search And Maps Explains Material Design

Google’s design work was center stage at I/O this year, from the keynote through sessions and things being demoed on the show floor. The changes run across Google’s range of devices and pl

Google Unveils New Cross Platform Design Language “Material Design”

Google announced a new universal design language, called Material Design, as part of the forthcoming "L" release of Google's Android mobile operating system. The design is meant to offer a more consis