The Mobile Book
Smashing Magazine published The Mobile Book
this week. I was honored to contribute the book’s final chapter about designing for touch.
“Buttons Were an Inspired UI Hack, but Now We’ve Got Better Options”
The good folks at O’Reilly interviewed me this week about how new technologies change how we should think about interface design as both consumers and designers.
An Unwitting Tribute
I thought my first CNN appearance marked the next generation of a new device. Instead, it was an unwitting tribute to Steve Jobs. Rest in peace, Steve, we miss you.
For Your Consideration: "Teaching Touch" at SXSW
I'm pitching a SXSW talk about crafting discoverable gestures and joyous touchscreen interfaces. I could use your vote.
Buttons Are a Hack
Designing for touch means creating direct interactions that shed three decades of abstract desktop metaphors. As designers, that means we have some deprogramming to do.
FOWD Throws in the Towel
I couldn't stop giggling when I saw my ugly mug on this tea towel created by the good folks at Future of Web Design.
Video of My Mobile Design Course Available
I just finished teaching an eight-week class on tapworthy iPhone design and user experience. If you missed it, all 12 hours of video are available for sale.
Mobile Cultures at IDEA 2010
Grab the slides and lowdown on my talk "Going Native: the Anthropology of Mobile Apps."
iPad and iPhone at Design for Mobile
Slides, notes, and video from my talks at the Design for Mobile (D4M) conference in Chicago.
Webcast Redux: Tapworthy App Design on Sept 14
My tech headaches are your windfall. Join me for a do-over of last week's free webcast.
For Your Consideration: Tapworthy iPad Apps at SXSW
Got a second? I need your vote to share my ideas about iPad app design at SXSW. If you're curious about mobile and tablet app design, you're gonna dig this talk.
Seems I cracked the top five most popular talks at South by Southwest.
Quick Thoughts on Designing for iPad vs iPhone
I had a fun conversation with O'Reilly Online Managing Editor Mac Slocum about the differences designing for iPad vs iPhone.
Just Like Being There
The good folks at SXSW just posted the audio of my talk on Tapworthy app design. Have a listen and follow along with the slides, too.
SXSW, You're Awesome
Back home from South by Southwest, dizzy but energized, ready to get back at it. Here's a quick recap, plus links to my presentation slides.