Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, Paul Gauguin and Windows Phone have more in common than we may think. They all have died without fame, but they were forerunners of the new. History of Metro UI I remember very well the first Windows Phone devices. iOS and
There is an old saying that the good design should be long-lasting. Dieter Rams specify that Designers creations should void being fashionable. This way the product will never become antiquated. A few years ago there was a big hype around the Side Menu in mobile apps.
8 useful and unique tips to plan & develop your career. Become a real UX Professional. Every legend has got a beginning. All famous Creative Professionals like Luke Wroblewski or Jacob Nielsen were novice in their time. But, at some point of their work something happened.
Since the beginning of the digital products there was a need to provide feedback to user when a requested feature was not displayed instantly. Now, we are able not only to inform user about the progress, but also to create a delightful experience. Why users need
The article about creating UI Motion Design Specification has got a lot of positive feedback. Communication between Designers and Developers in the matter of animations and interactions can be more efficient. This is why I have prepared the template for Sketch app to make the whole
When it comes to the User Interface Design system done by Microsoft, you probably have in mind some failures connected with Metro and Modern. Mentioned concepts were not so bad, but they were too radical in the time when they were presented. Fortunately, currently Microsoft has
When your app’s UX does not consider all users, it simply SUX. Some User Experience (SUX) is the concept introduced by Billy Gregory, Accessibility Expert from The Paciello Group. During the inspiring Mobile Central Europe Conference. I had a pleasure to listen to Billy’s talk. Now,
There are lots of blog post around the web where the simplicity is presented as the fundamental element of good User Experience. Paradoxically it is much easier to build complex products full of hypothetically must-have features. True simplicity is hard to achieve, but there are some helpful
The recent discussion in social media about a good and bad side of skeuomorphism and minimalism in UI design started by this article had the inspiring results. It showed that we should focus on making minimalistic user interfaces more understandable for people. Skeuomorphic design will not probably return
Nowadays, a static app UI design is not enough. The Motion Design is no longer future of the UX Design. It is an essential element of digital product creation. If you are designing animations and interactions you should know how to prepare Motion Design Specification for