Browsing All Posts published on »October, 2011«

Something I’ve seen before….

October 26, 2011


Note: I’m not implying anything – these are 2 different devices, different UIs, and most likely different materials – except that the Lumia is iPodesque in its own way. (and I once hoped Apple would release an iPod Nano with a large touch screen with this same narrow form factor) Edit (27.10.2011): The shape of […]

The iPhone 4S

October 24, 2011


Now that the dust has settled, what have we learned from the iPhone 4S and why is this product in line with previous products that Apple has released? First, this post will not be a review of the iPhone 4S, others have done the job already (notably John Gruber’s excellent review on DF). My focus […]

User experience and emotions

October 16, 2011


Good user experience appeals to emotions and looks for ways to build an (emotional) bond between the user and the product/service. I like the way Siri (Apple’s voice-command interface released with iOS 5) puts this at work: it’s fun, witty, humorous… More examples of Siri can be found in this thread on Macrumors’ website.

Talk today at Renmin University of China

October 12, 2011


It’s in the news.