Bitcoin Design Update #30
FediMint, COSCUP, user stories, first-use experiences, and more.
Community Call #35 is today on Twitter Spaces and we’ll catch up on what is happening in the community.
Two more design crits happened, for Oshi (recording) and bolt.fun (recording).
In Learning bitcoin & design #11, we talked about FediMint, which has caused a lot of excitement recently (article). Discuss via #fedimint. Recording to come.
UX research call #2 was a really great discussion about user stories, service blueprints and other formats and techniques to help the design process (recording).
The call on business models was a great kick-off discussion (recording). Join #business-models to discuss.
The design sprint crew prepared a prototype and user testing in their latest call (recording).
COSCUP is this weekend. We will have a panel on Open Design and a presentation on Supporting open design in bitcoin (starts at 5:00 UTC).
Check out the new community stickers. Print them, remix them and make your own.
Bitcoin design guide 🗺️
Wasabi Wallet reviewed their application to see how the Design Principles in the guide apply.
The first-use page received a big overhaul and is now more detailed, and tailored to the daily spending wallet reference design.
The Payment Request Formats page was also refreshed, now with handy QR codes to test wallet support.
Info about different types of lightning nodes was added.
What’s a channel reserve? You can now find out on the Lightning liquidity page.
We need your perspective. Help us by filling out the guide survey.
63 issues are longing for your attention. Create illustrations, mock-up user flows, gather best practices, etc for all kinds of bitcoin UX topics.
Seeking feedback 🗣️👂
Pedro is working on a film, “The Anatomy of Bitcoin“. Join the #art channel or follow on Twitter to give feedback and contribute.
Any simple to-use, non-custodial, lightning wallets that let users generate lightning addresses?
Why is there no proper “bitcoin accepted” world map out there? Discuss.
Tiankii is a free, non-custodial platform for merchants. Give feedback.
Want to help design a homepage for JAM (JoinMarket Web UI)? Here’s an overview video.
There are #opportunities at Foundation, and a mentorship program via Des Femmes.
Bolt.fun has a new Stories feature.
Nunchuk added NFC support for signing transactions.
Check out the re-released Magic Internet Money book (announcement).
Is there such a thing as a “Lightning Wallet”? Find out in this article.
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