Inspecting Yosemite’s Icons is an in-depth look at what the potential design guidelines for Apple’s new OS iconography may be. Using the iOS 7 guidelines as a base Nick Keppol abstracted a rough set of rules to follow when designing app icons for Yosemite. There’s also a PSD with the grid for you to use in your own design work.
“What is responsive web design if not an attempt to treat users with respect? In adopting this practice, we no longer dictate how websites should be viewed but have moved towards a more discursive approach, one that is adaptive to user needs. Yet this responsibility should extend beyond concerns about page layout; performance and accessibility are just as important (if not more so) as these aspects actively limit who can and can’t access the products we’re building.”