Screen Sizes webapp offers a Table of all Device Dimensions

Responsive web design has become one of the most useful tools in any designer’s toolbelt. Every modern website should rely on some responsive techniques and use them appropriately to serve all visitors. The problem arises when trying to keep up with all the latest gadgets and touchscreen devices. Every year it seems like more and […]

A Free Open Source Password Manager for Chrome

Web browsers hold the capability of storing passwords for accounts based on the user’s discretion. Other programs like PassKeep offer similar features which has made them very popular for standalone users. Well a new minimalist competitor named Padlock has also been drawing a lot of attention recently. It’s an extension for Google Chrome which maintains […]

Modern Interface Patterns for Mobile Application Design

There are now more app developers than we have ever seen in the short history of smartphone devices. Google’s newest Android OS coupled with Apple’s advancing technology makes for a force to be reckoned with. Although mobile interfaces can borrow traits from the web, they can’t be perfectly emulated because mobile apps rely on touch-based interactions.

I want to share a few mobile interface patterns to help designers craft purposeful applications that run smooth and behave as expected. This is no easy task and it requires a lot of practice to figure out the best methods for any individual application. But I suggest looking for these interfaces in other applications to determine how they feel and behave on a typical device.