Interaction Design

Are Twitter’s New Hearts Clickier Than Stars?

Are Twitter’s New Hearts Clickier Than Stars?

Twitter morphing stars into hearts is being almost uniformly heralded as a business decision — numbers aren’t good; anything is better — but let’s look at it from a interaction design perspective. Could this tiny twist make more people literally heart Twitter?

Apple Debuted A Brand-New Custom Typeface With Its Watch

Apple Debuted A Brand-New Custom Typeface With Its Watch

Something I was watching closely as the Apple Watch was revealed today: Which typeface would grace this shiny, tiny new device? Well, it’s not Helvetica, the troublesome font that Apple recently adopted for its iOS and OS applications. It’s a brand-new typeface that was designed for excellent readability — by…