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DesignUp 🚀 Issue #54 > Indian Design: Masters, Anonymity, Future + Devotion & Life Changing Money

It's been 2 eventful weeks - iPhone X (and the 8, 8+) launch inspired all sorts of comments, quips, m

DesignUp 🚀

September 24 · Issue #54 · View online
💥 UpLevel and PowerUp with top Ux & Design tips, insights, actionables, inspiring talks, events & more 🖖 Curated by @jdallcaps

It’s been 2 eventful weeks - iPhone X (and the 8, 8+) launch inspired all sorts of comments, quips, memes and the Stratechery post on Lessons & Questions. Closer home, #ArnabDidIt trended and inspired some hilarious tweets and terrible photoshop handiwork. And while the bullet train was announced, railways also cut down ‘official on-train nap time’ by an hour (perfect for an outrage). The Hindi film Newton became India’s Oscar entry 🎉 and no reason for outrage! 
On events—
⏳ The countdowns have begun - UxNow opens it doors on October 7th, Saturday, in Delhi’s IIT ⏰ And it’s almost 7 weeks away to DesignUp!
🔔 DesignUp’s schedules are now live - the speaker/workshop count is up, and the focus on sharp thematic curation remains. All forms of early birds are now sold out 💥 but the All-Star and Premium tickets are still available (and they’re refundable, checkout the FAQs). 
And here’s a bunch of some good reads I stumbled upon - on/around Design in India.

The Masters of Indian Design
Future of Design/Designers
Democratizing devotion in the digital age
Who made this saree? The anonymous world of Indian designers, craftsmen
Another side of Indian craft & design: skilled, underpaid and anonymous
When life changing money, isn’t…
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