In the opening monologue of the Tonight show the 23rd of March, Jay Leno talks about having “Spring on his iPhone” in an app where he can see how the weather looks like Outside.
I’m really psyched to cut the red ribbon on my brand new travel blog called Fly Sleepy. This is a place for me to share messages from the trail, dashes of inspiration and pictures from my camera.
By popular demand, we’re launching a micro-store where we’ll be selling our limited edition Robocat vinyl stickers! Visit the site and order yours today!
As we slide into a new decade what better time is there to take stock of your career and set some goals for the coming year? Here’s a few of my New Year’s Resolutions. I feel they might be quite universal for many graphic designers out there.
Pictograms are quickly becoming an iconic fad, but they’ve been around since the dawn of time. What are they? What are they good for? Why are they so trendy and should we be worried? All this and more, in what i suspect will be the longest article on icons you’ll read today.
My own, very first iPhone app just got on the App store! Outside combines current weather and local forecasts with custom push notifications. It’s reinventing the weather forecast!
I wasn’t going to do a Christmas wallpaper this year but peer pressure got the best of me *shakes fist at twitter followers* so here’s a new icy, yet cosy holiday wallpaper for 2009.
I recently took a choice that i think many designers are faced with at one point or another; the jump from fulltime employment to a self sustained career. I’ll try to put my thoughts into words here, who knows, perhaps it will spark the minds of people with the same aspirations.
I often stumple upon the confusion between icon and logo design. While logos may use the same visual vocabulary as icons, let there be no doubt; Icons and Logos are two completely separate design disciplines requiring different tools and different mindsets.
Designing your application icon is a most crucial part of your success on the iPhone platform. The App store with it’s myriad of apps have become quite the crowded bazaar. As an interface designer i cannot but marvel at the emphasis this has put on the delicate art of icon design. Read on as i take you through some do’s and don’ts of App Icon Design.