The Internet of Things Engages UX

Sponsored post Like the computers and mobile phones in earlier days, the Internet of Things (IoT) is the next big hype creating expectations in the business world today. As is known, the IoT connects devices/things with chips through transmitters, sensors, wireless networks, actuators and the Cloud, while making them traceable thus re-engineering all electronic commodities…

HTC file "Sensation" trademark: UI overhaul planned?

A new trademark filed by the folks over at HTC has set tongues wagging that the company's actually-very-good Sense Android UI could be getting an overhaul. The "Sensation" trademark applies to "Mobile phones, smartphones, wireless phones, wireless devices, portable computers…

RIM buy a load of TAT to revamp BlackBerry UI

RIM, the manufacturers behind the BlackBerry range of handsets and forthcoming PlayBook tablet have bought the Swedish design team The Astonishing Tribe (TAT). With TAT specialising in the design of mobile interfaces, it's believed the acquistition will lead to an…

CES 2010: Final Thoughts

The Consumer Electronics show, the behemoth of tech, the Valhalla of gadgetry, has come and gone for yet another year. But this time, rather than arriving with a bang, it slinked into sight with something more like a whimper. CES…

CES 2010: Day 2 Round-Up

It may have gotten off to a dull start thanks to the lacklustre showing from Microsoft, but CES 2010 today threw up some really nice surprises. Keep an eye out for the Light Blue Optic's Light Touch here in today's…

ROM dump reveals new-look HTC Sense UI

No sooner do HTC have their 2010 roadmap leaked online than they let slip another gem out onto the web. It looks like their proprietary Sense UI is to be given a bit of a visual overhaul. A leaked HTC…