One more (I can’t resist) step toward full body interfaces. Great idea for many reasons and situations and as an alternative to keyboards, mouse, joystick, etc. MojoKid writes “When it comes to controlling your favorite PC title, you’ve got a few options. There’s a mouse. There’s a keyboard. There’s a control pad and the joystick. [...]
The design of mobile sites is the new wave of IxD. It seems everyone has an article these days about it. UX Matters is no different and posted this up today. 10 Ways Mobile Sites Are Different from Desktop Web Sites :: UXmatters.
I have previously posted numerous mobile stencils and wireframes, but with Google’s recent release of the new OS, we designers need the new tools: Android Honeycomb Stencils & Sketchsheets Google recently released their OS designed specifically for tablets: Android Honeycomb. This is a set of stencils & sketchsheets to help you get started mocking up [...]
Companies continue to improve on their mobile engagement. Here are some recent impressive numbers. It took the iPhone application Instagram only three months to hit one million users. It took Foursquare a full year and Twitter two years. (source) Six weeks later Instagram hit two million users. They remain an iOS-only application. They don’t even [...]