I remember sharing tapes with my friends in the youth. Nowadays most youngsters do not know what a magnetic tape is, they do not know how life was before the internet and the easy access to music from around the world. People are social beings and few years ago a new tape was a good reason to meet together, share tastes and exchange the tapes while spending a good time. Spotify tells you what your friends are listening to, which fills the need to socialize and the need for continuous…read more
Let’s go running Just playing around with some elements for a running app. I like the idea of following your goals and accepting challenges from your friends. We can only imagine the big number of apps that will appear with the growth of VR and AR. Google glasses are just the starting point, but soon we will be able to compete with a friend that recorded his running with lots of signals in our way.
The Smartwatches have reached the market and lot of people is excited about the idea of having the last Apple Watch or Moto 360 in their wrist, but is it actually a new useful technology? In mi opinion it depents on the apps we could create for them. Actually this device presents itselft as a small, but not unacurate, screen that connects continously with your watch and gives you an easy access to some apps. Here I present a few ideas for a 24 hours skin: Driving info Having a…read more
Sometimes the objective is having the same functionality cross-channel and cross-platform, what brings a new challenge to design teams. You can follow a straigh path, where a click means a touch when changing your device, but in some cases, getting more from each context leads you to better and more ussable solutions. The key point is that people will go to your app or web using different devices, and make them usable in every device requires time and effort. Sometimes, trying to have usable products for all platforms leads to…read more
The most important companies in the world of technology has their own opinion about design and let us know what they think. Either if you are a completelly newie designer or a designer with a lot of professional background, it will be really worth to you to give a look to some of the next links: Apple iPhone & iPad (iOS) User Experience Guidelines iPhone & iPad (iOS) User Interface Guidelines Mac OS X User Experience Guidelines Mac OS X User Interface Guidelines Google Android User Interface Guidelines Design Principles…read more