Response Time Limits: Article by Jakob Nielsen

Therefore, the response time guidelines for web-based applications are the same as for all other applications. These guidelines have been the same for 46 years now, so they are also not likely to change with whatever implementation technology comes next. 0.1 second: Limit for users feeling that they are directly manipulating objects in the UI. […]

Color Is Based on Surrounding Color

“The redness isn’t a property of the apple. It’s a property of the apple in combination with a particular lighting that’s on it and a particular observer looking at it.” via These X’s Are The Same Shade, So What Does That Say About Color? : Shots – Health News : NPR. Next to typography, color […]

Your Flat Design is Convenient for Exactly One of Us | Cooper Journal

Pure, flat design doesn’t just get rid of dead weight. It shifts a burden. What once was information in the world, information borne by the interface, is now information in users’ heads, information borne by them. via Your Flat Design is Convenient for Exactly One of Us | Cooper Journal. Increasing burden on the user […]