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January 3, 2013


This is a great article on making the interface for a tablet website as finger friendly as possible. In short your average finger is 45 to 57 pixels wide,  so make link targets large enough, and separated with enough margin to avoid over crowding or multiple selection. make the text large enough to read ! (and I am not […]

IBM 5 in 5: the phone, and your five senses

December 19, 2012


its that time of year when predictions are made,  and old predictions can be laughed at. I work for IBM,  and the IBM Research Labs have put out a piece on mobiles and senses, called 5 in 5. It’s a good read.  Talks about how for example you’ll be able to feel textures generated by your […]