We're going matte

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For a good part of the last decade, Apple has been making developers and designers rethink their methods and beliefs. First came the rounded corners that made things with right edges look downright unrefined. Then came shiny buttons, and thousands of Photoshop tutorials appeared online teaching people how to create Read more »

Wake Alarm by Tiny Hearts, Tested by Pay4Bugs

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We're thrilled to share the news about the release of Wake Alarm, a beautifully simple gesture based alarm made by Tiny Hearts. Not only is it a great app (currently 4 stars in the App Store), we're particularly excited because this app was tested via Pay4Bug's mobile testing service, and Read more »

Mobile Site Redirects - User Experience Nightmare

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More and more companies have been launching mobile optimized websites, catering to smart phone users while maintaining the agility of web (vs app). Less time zooming, more time shopping. In fact many sites automatically redirect users to mobile sites when a smart phone user-agent is detected. User friendly? No! Unless Read more »