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New York Times Redesign Challenge

Design an attention-grabbing app for the New York Times!

Congratulations to the Challenge Winner!

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The Instructions

New Year, 🗞News Challenge 📰. Take part in the New York Times Redesign Challenge to design a striking app for the New York Times! Let your creativity flow when redesigning this popular news app for Web or Mobile.


News App UI Kit by Aervea
We want you to have as much freedom as you need. Don’t hesitate to try out interesting techniques and show your personality in your work. The only thing you need to do is make sure you stick to the topic and you only submit one file for this challenge.

How does the challenge work?

Registration & submission: January 13 → January 26 (2 weeks)
Voting: January 27 → February 9 (2 weeks) Midnight PST
Winner announced: February 10!



Read the rules and use the inspiration below as a starting point. Good luck!

Submission Requirements

Submit your best version of the New York Times app for this challenge. Create a design that will grab someone's attention just like a news headline. Web or Mobile design - it's up to you!

Please, just make sure that:
  • The source file is shared with us, your submission is related to and created for the New York Times Redesign Challenge, it's unique and your own
  • You only make one submission per challenge

Prize and Deadline

The winner will have their best work featured in the UpLabs newsletter and shared with 640,000+ professionals from around the world including employees from companies such as Google, Airbnb, and Facebook. The winner will also be invited to join the community of UpLabs Premium Sellers.

Registration & submission: January 13 → January 26 (2 weeks)
Voting: January 27 → February 9 (2 weeks) Midnight PST
Winner announced: February 10!



You can find extra inspiration here.