Bitcoin Design Update #31
Padawan, new mnemonics, bitcoin on layers, and more.
Come join our Community Call #36 today (on Jitsi). The design students from the Summer of Bitcoin program will present their work on Padawan.
Check out the design crit recordings for the RoboSats landing page and wallet creation in Blockstream Green. Based on the crit, the RoboSats team set up a 300K sats bounty for the design of a new landing page.
The recording for Learning bitcoin & design #11 about FediMint is uploaded. Jakub and Gene started mood boarding for a new FediMint website.
UX research call #3 (recording) was with the Galoy team. We spoke about approaches to usability testing.
The design sprint team built a prototype for user testing a new onboarding flow for Blixt wallet.
The team working on the new Bitcoin Core App started having regular weekly design work sessions on Thursdays (recording one and two) in addition to their weekly update calls on Wednesdays. More in #bitcoin-core-app.
The recordings of presentation and panel discussion at COSCUP are also uploaded.
Ed hosted a design sprint for BOLT.FUN tournaments. Check out the workshop whiteboard and prototype.
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Bitcoin design guide 🗺️
Recent updates include video resources on various pages (example), stickers, visuals on the activity page, and a revision of the daily spending wallet security page.
Help review changes to the requesting bitcoin page, the privacy page, and a big update to the backup & recovery section.
There’s PR for a “Sign in with bitcoin” page that is open for general top-level feedback.
Help add user profiles/personas to the guide.
There’s a proposal for better feedback options for guide content.
Christoph did another accessibility test, this time on Wallet of Satoshi. Watch the summary.
Seeking feedback 🗣️👂
The Block Wallet team laid out their design approach to key management and is asking for your thoughts.
Which block clock visual do you prefer for the new Bitcoin Core App? Video
Thor’s shared his 41-page research doc on New Mnemonics - how we can encode recovery phrases in ways that align with our unique human abilities.
Work on the new Stratum website is continuing. See the latest work-in-progress, and help out in the #stratum channel.
Who is your favorite artist in the bitcoin space?
How do you display bitcoin across multiple layers in a single UI?
Bech32 is an awareness campaign for wallets in the ecosystem to support sending to taproot addresses, feel free to jump on the Slack channel or checkout the work-in-progress website.
tbd is looking for a front-end staff engineer, a role that also benefits from design sensitivity.
Read about how Taro brings asset exchange to the lightning network, and other lightning news.
An article by Coinbase on present adoption and future potential of the lightning network.
BOLT.FUN has started to #buildinpublic, feel free to join their channel on Slack if you’d like to build along.
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