To mock-up the user interface of a website, software or any other product, you’ll need some basic UI elements. And this is where wireframing kits and UI design kits come in handy. When you want to create a low-fidelity prototype for your projects, you can use these kits to give your idea a certain shape,
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The usability guru Dr Jakob Nielsen just published a free 93-page report on iPad usability. In his report he critiques the most important iPad’s usability failings and points out how Apple should allow more diversity on its platforms including the option for Adobe Flash. “For once, I’m on the side of Flash,” he says, “because I think
People at teehanlax.com published a lot of useful mobile design resources on their blog in the past, but I found this great Palm Pre GUI PSD template only today. You can find a list of available design resources from teehanlax here. Enjoy!
The Wired iPad application just went live on the AppStore. It has all the visual impact of paper, enhanced by interactive elements like video and animated infographics. A great example about how to improve user experience depending on the media we’re using. Take a look at the video above or read more from Wired.
As many of you know Nokia is focused on emergin technologies and news, there is a project inside the research web site of Nokia related to the augmented reality that looks to me very interesting. The Mobile Augmented Reality Applications project (MARA) explores utilizing camera equipped mobile devices as platforms for sensor-based, video see-through mobile
Forum Nokia just released and useful AIR tool for mobile prototyping: Flowella. Flowella is an easy to use tool that enables designers and developers to create design prototypes — without writing a line of code. Prototypes are built using images of screen mock-ups and defining links between the screens. This information is then used to create
(via Vivek) – Designers at Punchcut prepared this video to illustrate the thinking about touch UI design. Designing for touch-based mobile user interfaces requires new thinking and an expanded design vocabulary. Punchcut Perspective: Considerations for Designing Touch UI from Punchcut on Vimeo.