Mobile UX

Chat with Makers of Photozeen, The Gamified Photography App
Mobile UX

Chat with Makers of Photozeen, The Gamified Photography App

We recently sat down with Dmitri Smetanin, and Mikhail Asavkin, the creators of Photozeen, an app that shows people how to take better pictures, by offering tips, providing feedback, and connecting you with other people who are passionate about photography, and skill improvement. Here are some highlights from the conversation:

A Demo & Interview With Collusion App
Mobile UX

A Demo & Interview With Collusion App

Offering a gorgeously designed cloud-based shared canvas for drawing, text, or pasting photos, Collusion app is an iOS-based collaboration tool in private beta, engineered to help teams work more efficiently. After getting in on Collusion’s beta, we tried out the app, and had a conversation with Collusion COO Navdeep Saini. […]

6 Questions With Instabug Co-Founder Moataz Soliman
Mobile UX

6 Questions With Instabug Co-Founder Moataz Soliman

Currently in Public Beta, Instabug is a seed-funded startup from Giza, providing developers with a common-sense way to guard against negative app-store ratings. Requiring fewer taps than leaving a 1-star review, Instabug’s (currently free) software lets your users provide you with private app feedback, leaving you with targeted bug-fix requests, […]

Color Zen: A Puzzle for the Senses
Mobile UX

Color Zen: A Puzzle for the Senses

A couple weeks back, I discovered a recent game in the app store that has been accumulating significant buzz since its release earlier this summer, especially when paired with the sleek new design of iOS 7. After playing around with it for even just a few minutes or so, I’m […]

Apple Releases iOS 7 Beta 4: Highlights
Mobile UX

Apple Releases iOS 7 Beta 4: Highlights

The fourth iteration of the iOS 7 beta trials has been released today, coming in at 10am PST on July 29.  Registered developers for iOS may now download an over-the-air update from the Apple Dev Center, and can immediately enjoy subtle bug fixes, faster load times, and a product closer […]

The Best Behavior Design At MobileBeat 2013
Mobile UX

The Best Behavior Design At MobileBeat 2013

After getting a chance to organize my thoughts on MobileBeat, I started realizing the significance of what had gone on.  I had listened in on a panel where the experts discussed behavior design – who was doing it well, who was doing it poorly – and things seemed normal.  In […]

7 Apps With Great Behavior Design
Mobile UX

7 Apps With Great Behavior Design

Behavioral Design is a creation approach focused on changing user behavior.  In the world of mobile apps, this is a central issue of success.  We can change names, logos, companies or organizations – we can do this all day long, but until we actually change our customers’ behavior, we really […]

Mobile UX

The Best 3 Ways to Boost User Confidence

You’ve got to build trust with your users, as fast as possible, and bit by bit, each smooth interaction builds user confidence. Why Should We Care About User Confidence? Due to the remote nature of design work, bad calls are somewhat less immediately threatening than for tennis umpires, but they can leave […]