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  • Despite Grumbles, Most Actually Prefer iOS 7 Icon Designs To iOS 6, Study Finds

    Despite Grumbles, Most Actually Prefer iOS 7 Icon Designs To iOS 6, Study Finds

    iOS 7 is getting a lot of mixed reaction from blogs, critics and the Twitterverse, but it's actually winning over a lot of people, according to polls created by Polar, a mobile polling tool built by Input Factor to gauge user and community sentiment. Polar's results find that in general, its users prefer iOS 7 versions of system icons almost two to one vs. the existing versions, with over 46,401… Read More

  • Apple Files Patent For Multi-Sized Icons

    Apple Files Patent For Multi-Sized Icons

    In an interesting move, Apple recently filed for a patent that would allow OS X users to have multi-sized icons on the screen at the same time. The system would allow users to make icons of files larger or smaller, based on importance. In fact, there’s a whole lot of sizing goin’ on here. Apple writes: “However, such difference in size does not indicate the relative importance of… Read More