The core structure of a phone begins with the internals that make the phone tick. It then moves onto the aesthetics, making the phone beautiful. For the final touch, it carries into the software, making the phone usable. Today, we’ll take a look the first two facets: the hardware and the aesthetics of the LG G3.
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There have been an extraordinary amount of rumors and leaks over the last several months related to how Android and several key Google apps will look and work. We’ve heard rumors that Google will completely change the Android homescreen and multitasking experience, and seen leaked versions of Gmail and Google calendar that go ... Read More »
There has been a big shuffle of employees at Samsung recently, with the head of mobile design Chang Dong-hoon being reassigned to head of design strategy. In his place will be his former VP, Lee Min-hyouk. While there is no reason given for the change in leadership within the Samsung design team, it can only ... Read More »
Since its reveal at CES, ASUS has remained mum on the subject of the PadFone X, the latest entry in its category of phones with tablet docks. That changes today, as AT&T has revealed the specs of the device. We still don’t know anything about pricing or availability, but hey, here’s a rundown of the ... Read More »
Whenever a new flagship is released, people always want to know more about it. The HTC One has garnered much praise for its design, and people are naturally curious about what went into it. The folks over at The Verge decided to dig a little deeper into this and interview some of ... Read More »
The look, form and feel of a mobile device is a big deal. It’s often the subject of huge criticism; a very polarizing subject. We’ve all seen Apple or even HTC campaigns attacking the use of “cheap plastic,” obviously aimed at Samsung. HTC has been applauded for their aluminum unibody design with their Read More »
First, we’d like to offer our profuse apologies. Yes, we realize that this has been delayed. A nasty mixture of sicknesses knocked us flat on our back when it came time to write the last Pixel Perfect. Nonetheless, we’re back with another round. And this week’s tip is…
Tip: Keep it simple
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Samsung has taken the world by storm with its Galaxy line of products. From the Galaxy S, to the Galaxy Note, Samsung is a world leader in smartphones. But they still can’t quite seem to get the whole quality materials thing down. With every new Galaxy S and Note release, there’s a rumor that Samsung ... Read More »
What is a platform without its apps? Third-party apps have become the life blood of mobile operating systems. They’re the reason why iOS and Android have absolutely dominated the competition, and the reason why BlackBerry and Windows Phone can’t catch up. In case you haven’t noticed, 2013 is the year of good Android app design. ... Read More »
The design process of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 was no joke. “How can it be a meaningful life companion?” “It understands me… it’s aware of me… It knows what I’m trying to do…” “How can we change people’s lives for the better?” These are the thoughts of Samsung’s smartphone designers.
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