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Haptics specialist Immersion launches integrated themes and 'tactile presence' for smartphone OEMs

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Haptics technology developer Immersion has unveiled two new products today, integrated themes and tactile presence, which are designed to help smartphone manufacturers improve the use of touch feedback in their new devices. Immersion is most well-known for developing a unique set of modules, known as Integrator, that can instantly adds...
Haptics specialist Immersion launches integrated themes and 'tactile presence' for smartphone OEMs
After Plenty Of Duds, LG May Finally Have A Winner With The Optimus G Pro
Microsoft kills off Metro -- but, alas, the Start Screen lives on

Samsung unveils Galaxy Grand with 5-inch display

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Samsung has taken the covers off the Galaxy Grand, the latest in its ever-expanding array of devices wearing the Galaxy brand. The new device continues the current design language seen in the Galaxy S III and the Galaxy Note II. The Galaxy Grand also sits between the 4.8-inch Galaxy S...
Samsung unveils Galaxy Grand with 5-inch display

The 7 deadly sins of mobile app design

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This story is brought to you by Sourcebits, a Global leader in Strategy, User Experience & Engineering for Mobile & Cloud. Follow Sourcebits on Twitter for recent news and updates. In Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy wrote that “happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its...
The 7 deadly sins of mobile app design
Google debuts YouTube redesign, puts original channels front and center

Now at its critical mass, LinkedIn launches new profiles

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MOUNTAIN VIEW — Today, LinkedIn is reinventing itself with a new profile design. We got a small sneak peek at the new design a couple months ago, but the full story — including the man-behind-the-curtain mechanics of how it works — are available today. The roll-out to end users will...
Now at its critical mass, LinkedIn launches new profiles

Microsoft: Designers! Designers! Designers!

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The now infamous Steve Ballmer tirade of “Developers, Developers, Developers” has turned into one of the worst tech jokes around, however Microsoft seems to have tweaked it a bit for the launch of Windows Phone 7 Series with the inclusion of a 69 page PDF.They now seem to care immensely...
Microsoft: Designers! Designers! Designers!

Apple fan releases iOS 7 concept video

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An Apple fan, Mohamed Kerroudj has posted a couple of concept videos on where Apple could take its UI in iOS 7. Looking reminiscent of the flat Windows Phone design language combined with elements of Google Now and the new popular new Mailbox app for iOS, Kerroudj's approach has a...
Apple fan releases iOS 7 concept video
Squarespace launches Portfolio to help creatives show off their masterpieces
HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE review

Vizio's 2013 sound bars bringing big audio, Bluetooth connectivity to living rooms (ears-on)

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An HDTV without a sound system to match is like a Ferrari on 14-inch rims -- still a beautiful sight to behold, but its performance falls short of what could be, given the right accessory. Vizio knows this, and so has announced its 2013 lineup of sound bars to...
Vizio's 2013 sound bars bringing big audio, Bluetooth connectivity to living rooms (ears-on)
HTC’s $149 Droid Incredible 4G LTE Coming To Verizon On July 5

First images of 'Stanford 2' Apple Store renovation surface, hint at new design language

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As construction continues at Apple's Stanford 2 retail location, new pictures reveal the store will boast a "glass box and floating roof" design, the first of three Apple Stores to receive the refreshed design aesthetic.    ...
First images of 'Stanford 2' Apple Store renovation surface, hint at new design language

Samsung planning Galaxy S IV launch for March 2013?

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Galaxy S 4 or Galaxy S IV? Disagreements over the naming convention are likely to rage on now that Samsung's dropped hints that it's planning to replace the Galaxy S III in the spring of next year. A company official reportedly told Korea Times that "the new device is...
Samsung planning Galaxy S IV launch for March 2013?
Nokia Said To Be Prepping An Aluminum-Clad Lumia For Release Later This Year
The curious case of Microsoft's Metro, a design language that cannot be spoken

Apple trademarks new FaceTime logo, settles on green

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There's certainly been a lot of brouhaha surrounding the new design language Apple introduced for iOS 7 at WWDC. Some (ourselves included) feel it's modern and fresh while others loathe the brighter palette and simpler, flatter icons. A lot can change between now and the launch of iOS 7...
Apple trademarks new FaceTime logo, settles on green

LG Optimus F7 and Optimus F5 get a pre-MWC outing in leaked images

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LG was all about the tease yesterday, with its mysterious, alphabetic MWC warm-up video. Today, the covers have potentially been unceremoniously whipped off from at least two of the forthcoming offerings. The ever fruitful evleaks comes up with the goods again, and claims that what you see are the...
LG Optimus F7 and Optimus F5 get a pre-MWC outing in leaked images

Samsung Outraged At Claim That It Rips Off Apple, Vows To Put Apple's Jonathan Ive To Shame

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 Samsung's mobile design chief says his company will produce iconic designs "one day". The Korean firm has been accused of modeling its products on Apple's designs, not least by Apple itself, which accused Samsung of "slavishly copying" the design of its iPhone and iPad. Lee Minhyouk, vice president for...
Samsung Outraged At Claim That It Rips Off Apple, Vows To Put Apple's Jonathan Ive To Shame

Has Google Finally Found Its Mobile Design Chops?

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Google has never been hotbed of cool design. Services like Gmail and Google Docs have always been very functional, but few people would describe them as good-looking. Google’s first mobile efforts were also hit and miss. The first iterations of Android were pretty basic and the company’s first dedicated mobile...
Has Google Finally Found Its Mobile Design Chops?
Rumor: Microsoft's "Metro" Design Language May Be Renamed "Windows 8″
Box launches Windows Phone app, Qualcomm pre-bundling partnership
Microsoft Office on iPad Spotted, Coming Soon to App Store

Exclusive: First Image of a BlackBerry 10 Superphone!!

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BOOM! Last week's leaked 2012 BlackBerry Roadmap slide deck brought with it a ton of goodies for the new year, but one thing that was missing was a fresh look at a BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Superphone. Consider it found though, with the slide above featuring an image and some...
Exclusive: First Image of a BlackBerry 10 Superphone!!
Early Apple Computer And Tablet Designs Reveal The iMac And iPad That Might Have Been
Yahoo revamps search with new look that 'combines utility with beauty'
HTC Schedules September 19th Event, Expect Windows Phone 8 Devices

Is this the front of Apple's next-generation iPad? Possibly

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There's been plenty of rumbling that Apple will soon launch a retooled fifth-generation iPad that sports the same design language as the iPad Mini and iPhone 5. The folks over at nowhereelse think they've snagged a picture of the white frontage for the latest iteration of the slate --...
Is this the front of Apple's next-generation iPad? Possibly
How Apple's holistic approach to design began back in 1982
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