Mobile UI designers vs. Web UI designers: Fight!

Daily I am reminded of how different our worlds are. A frustrated question I have: How can mobile UI designers so staunchly refuse UI norms and paradigms from a field that has, over the last 10+ years, run circles around…

Sophisticated simplicity

One of the definitions of sophisticated is “having a refined knowledge of the ways of the world cultivated especially through wide experience.” Approaching any situation or task from a variety of perspectives invariably gives one the ability to more fully…

Quiet structure

“Quiet structure is achieved when you de–emphasize the structural elements; the containing boxes, structural lines, bullets, structural color elements, etc… and bring a rhythmical consistency to the layout. The result is that the content becomes more conspicuous and the overall…

Some thoughts

Avoid expansive systemization: a balance of flexibility and efficiency are key to nimble and healthy survival. Do not believe in the truth: just see it, and accept it. The answer is: there is no answer. Everything is debatable and every…