In everyday life we are surrounded by a dizzying array of technological gizmos. The ones we love and use the most are often the ones that have been designed with humans firmly in mind. Those that aren’t so fun or easy to use usually end up unloved in the cupboard. Or worse, in landfill. More »
Corel has launched PaintShop Pro X7 and PaintShop Pro X7 Ultimate, new versions of the company’s imaging and design apps for Windows. Among the featured updates are new editing tools, accelerated brush performance and an updated interface. Show More Summary
Have you ever had daydreams about finding the perfect procedure for designing interfaces? Well if so you might have a slight addiction to work so that’s something to keep in mind. But I’m here to say that your workflow can be improved if you cut down on the daydreaming and get more into daydoing. Show More Summary
By Alex Cho: Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has designed a new back-end user interface for marketers to track the performance of Instagram pictures, such as impressions, reach, number of posts, number of followers, etc. The analytics are expected to become more detailed when it comes to sponsored posts versus normal ones. Show More Summary
Virtual reality interfaces should be more than clumsy-looking design transplants.
The UI (User Interface) division is tasked with making the overhead peripheral elements of the game that make gameplay easier for the user to understand. In layman’s terms, we design the vitality gauge, the lock-on cursor, the in-game...Show More Summary
WHOAA! This looks JUST like my living room! In a hackathon over at Netflix, the company's engineers and designers spent a day building a small pile of new user interfaces for the preeminent streaming movie service. The most notable one hacks an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Show More Summary
This article originally posted on SOA Software blog by Ryan Bagnulo. Register to attend the web lecture on this topic at 1 PM ET on August 26, 2014. Wireframes for user interface design are still a good idea when communicating requirements...Show More Summary
The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences is showcasing its design and technology collection through a compelling new exhibition Interface: people, machines, design at the Powerhouse Museum from 15 August 2014 ? 11 October 2015. Featuring...Show More Summary
Here's some rather unusual news from Pebble: Former webOS designers Itai Vonshak and Liron Damir have left LG to join the wearable startup, which is a pretty big deal given their unique spin on UI design -- you'll want to check out what they did to...
What You'll Be Creating Sketch, made by the nice folks at Bohemian Coding, is an excellent program for interface design. This beginner-level tutorial will introduce you to designing with Sketch. You won't need any previous experience with the program, just some free time to spend learning something new. Show More Summary
World of Warcraft is expanding the functionality of its group finder tool in Warlords of Draenor so that making a group is easier than just inviting your friends and shouting in a city. The new group finder interface is designed to help...Show More Summary
Today YouTube announced it's rolling out a new TV interface that's specifically been "designed for the big screen." The updated app is already available on Xbox One, and should be available for other set-top boxes in the very near future. Show More Summary
The original monome project did more than just create a novel piece of hardware for music. It established a design language for what essential digital interfaces might be, in the deceptively simple form of its light up grid of buttons. Show More Summary
Collaborative three-dimensional sketching is now possible thanks to a system known as Hyve-3D that University of Montreal researchers are presenting today at the SIGGRAPH 2014 conference in Vancouver. "Hyve-3D is a new interface forShow More Summary
[Herp] just shared a nice 1MHz Arbitrary Waveform Generator (right click -> translate to English as google translation links don’t work) with a well designed user interface. His platform is based around a PIC32, a TFT module with its...Show More Summary
Hot on the heels of its iOS counterpart, the mobile-exclusive Crazy Taxi: City Rush is now available on Android devices. Designed by Crazy Taxi creator Kenji Kanno, City Rush has been built specifically for the touchscreen interface found on mobile...
“Alexis Madrigal: One thing I’ve always loved about the Pinterest interface is that when you hit the button to pin something, it breaks the page down into its parts. How much do you think the design of the interface has defined whatShow More Summary
Continuing the series of interviews with designers and artists that bring user interfaces and graphics to the big screens, it’s an honor to welcome David Sheldon-Hicks of Territory Studio. Prior to founding the studio in 2010 David has worked on “Casino Royale” and “Dark Knight”. Show More Summary
From emoticons to GIFs to graphical user interfaces, the inventions that opened the web to everyone 100 Ideas that Changed the Web plots the history of the world wide web, from an electronic telescope dreamed of by a Belgian bibliophile in 1934 to Tim Berners-Lee vision of a machine that thinks. Show More Summary