Apple on Thursday updated the iOS Human Interface Guidelines on its Developer site to include downloadable graphical templates that help app producers understand and create software using the iOS design language.
These new resources are meant to guide developers in building their apps. Apple has updated its iOS Human Interface Guidelines with a set of resources that developers can use when building apps for iOS 10. These resources are available...Show More Summary
Following the update to their Apple News Format Design Tutorial, Apple has just published an update to their iOS Human Interface Guidelines with new iOS design resources. The resources include templates and UI materials to help designers quickly design iOS applications. more… Filed under: Apple
When I was a grad student, my advisor looked a lot at error. HIs particular focus was to prevent it through good interface design. He characterized them as of two types: slips and mistakes. Slips are when you have the right intent, but from elements of our architecture end up making the wrong move. Mistakes […] The post Errors and misconceptions appeared first on Learnlets.
Oracle has announced plans to acquire Apiary, a startup that helps developers design and create documentation for application programming interfaces (APIs). Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded out of San Francisco in 2011, Apiary had raised more than $8 million in equity funding, including a $6.8 tranche back in August 2015. The company […]
Keeping the user experience simple is the easiest way to get customers where you want them to go.
Apple calls iOS “the world’s most advanced mobile operating system,” but it was almost the world’s worst. Before deciding on the icon-based user interface we know and love today, Apple designed an awful prototype UI that was based on the iPod’s software and controlled with a virtual click-wheel. Show More Summary
2016 is over, mercifully. But don’t let 2017 come to a close without developing some new skills. If you work in or develop apps, one of the most valuable things to understand is user interface and interaction design. Clocking in at over 39 hours of lesson materials, this bundle of six courses is a great way to […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Microsoft has plans to refresh the Windows 10 interface later this year with a few little tweaks and upgrades for the operating system. They’re not huge changes, but should make using the operating system a more pleasant experience. That and more in today’s news. Read more...
We heard last November that Microsoft was working to overhaul its design language for Windows 10’s interface as well as for first- and third-party apps on the platform. Now, MSPoweruser has obtained leaked images of that program, dubbed Project NEON. Show More Summary
Designers started with a next-generation user interface and an 'AI Agent' known as Yui.
At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, LG today unveiled the Hub Robot, an adorable Amazon Echo and Google Home competitor. The Hub Robot, which LG has created with a "friendly, anthropomorphic design," interfaces with...Show More Summary
From systems thinking to voice interfaces, these are the design trends to watch in the months ahead. As awareness of design's value continues to grow, 2017 promises to offer the design community plenty of opportunities and challenges. Show More Summary
Network Meter is a free portable software program for devices running Microsoft Windows that displays network statistics in its interface. The program is designed as a basic tool to monitor network traffic. While it does offer a history function, it is not a full blown network monitor as it keeps to the basics. Show More Summary
Google has a new mobile interface for recipe search results, featuring recipe suggestions and newly designed recipe cards. The post Google Adds Recipe Suggestions to Mobile Search Results by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
The O'Reilly Radar Podcast: Designing for mainstream AI, natural language interfaces, and the importance of reinventing yourself. This week we're featuring a conversation from earlier this year—O'Reilly's Mary Treseler chats with Giles Colborne, managing director of cxpartners. Show More Summary
Microsoft today revealed a minor update coming to Office.com’s user interface. The changes aren’t anything huge, so don’t get too excited. As you can see in the above screenshot, Microsoft has tweaked the header section on the homepage of the website to give users easy access to their most frequently used apps. The lesser used […]
“User experience” is a broad term that gets bandied around at meetings and swapped with “user interface” as if the two are the same—they’re not. This confusion has probably affected your career as UX and web design roles have slowly started to overlap. Even your clients may be confused as to what exactly your job […]
User interface design is a hot topic these days and for good reason. In a world where digital experiences are such a large part of our lives, the value of a quality user experience is higher than ever. Not only is it important now, but the quality of user interfaces is bound to be even […]
GUEST: Terrible user interface and complex designs have plagued enterprise tools for decades. These tools are not only boring and bulky, but most of them require hours of training, onboarding, and whatnot before you can actually start using them. You end up losing crucial time just figuring out the basic workflow. This is 2016, and there […]