Challenges of interface design for mobile devices
Lucas Pettinati has published a long article on the design challenges for mobile user interfaces on the Yahoo! User Interface Blog.
The single most important concept to master when designing mobile device interfaces is â€œcontextâ€. The context in which an application is used and the context of how information is input are both key issues; each must be understood before a well crafted design may be implemented. When these two notions of context are explored, it becomes clear that designing for a mobile device can lead to a solution that is worlds different than its desktop equivalent.
(via Small Surfaces)
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