Quick generation of Windows 8 app tile and visual assets

In order to take advantage of the different screen resolutions and pixel densities that your Windows apps will be displayed at, you’ll need to output some of your apps’ bitmap assets at different sizes – this is to factor in…

Sound travels faster than light

I’ve spoken at a few conferences recently about the use of audio feedback in products. I say products, because this thinking spreads across both physical and digital interactions. One of my arguments for why we should care about audio feedback…

Exploring the Photosynth Technical Preview

Photosynth is for me a brilliant piece of software that’s crying out for creative exploration. The latest release is in a technical preview stage and has introduced a few new features such as the walk and the wall and I…

Monochromatic Icon resources for Windows Apps & the Modern UI

Creating great icons for apps and web projects is hard. It is a skill that many people take forward to a full time occupation as it not only requires great thought and inspiration, research and dedication but also technical and…

Using the right tone of voice for your brand

Time flies like an arrow, fruit flies like a banana – why words are so important in your apps and across your brand. Tone of voice across your brand communications is as important as your visual identity. Innocent does this…

Best Kickstarter video ever?

I’ve been a fan of Keiichi’s work since a first saw Augmented (hyper)Reality: Domestic Robocop so I’m super excited about his new Kickstarter project: Hyper-Reality: A New Vision of the Future. Not only is this the best Kickstarter video I’ve…