On Time, Time Zones, and Software

Time zones are tricky. Basics, a bit of history, and tips in this article will help designers and developers create UIs with good UX.

Map of the World Time Zones divided into Coordinated Universal Time, UTC
Map of the World Time Zones divided into Coordinated Universal Time, UTC
Time zone selection component for time range picker in Grafana 7.1.

Glossary:

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👨‍💻 Designer by profession. 👨‍🔬 Scientist at heart. 🕵️‍♂️ Researcher by passion. 👨‍🏫 Teacher by call. 🧟‍♂️ Writer by ignorance. ✏︎ @lukasztyrala