Tag Archives: Concepts

Concept reimagines Notification Center, might make you want to use it

When Apple announced it was adding Notification Center to iOS with iOS 5, I was incredibly excited. The idea of having all of my recent alerts in one place that was only ever a swipe away sounded like exactly the kind of feature us ‘power-users’ had been clamoring for. With iOS 7 and 8, Notification Center gain the Today view with later support for…

Incredible Apple Watch app concepts show utility of upcoming wearable

Judging by Apple’s keynote unveiling the device, Apple Watch will come loaded with features, mini-apps and experiences for the wearer fresh out of the box. Link it up to your iPhone and you’ll have access to all kinds of information in a glance-able format, your notifications and alerts, and new, unique communication methods like Digital Touch. Where…

‘Invisible Address Book’ concept totally rethinks Contacts on iOS

How often do you open the Contacts app? For me, I could count the number of occasions on one hand. In many ways, it’s an archaic method of organizing and storing phone numbers and addresses of friends, family and colleagues that evolved from the paper address book many had sat beside their landline telephones of yesteryear. It is useful for this purpose,…

Your favorite apps reimagined for Apple Watch

Wondering what popular iOS apps will look like on Apple Watch? Well, digital agency Huge has decided to mock up several of the world’s favorite apps for the small screen taking into account the both the new interaction possibilities and limitations the device presents: The Apple Watch is not like existing interfaces. Its potential lies in its limitations:…

iOS 9 imagined in feature-packed concept [video]

While many were getting to grips with iOS 8 and its new features capabilities some, apparently, were already dreaming up the next major version of Apple’s mobile operating system. Designer Ralph Theodory took to his YouTube channel to show off his concept for iOS 9 — and it’s feature packed! The concept was originally posted in late November, 2014 but…

Imagining a landscape lock screen in iOS 8 [Concept]

One of the main selling points for Apple’s new iPhone 6 Plus is how software can take advantage of that larger canvas in iOS 8. Through utilizing a 2-pane, iPad-like landscape layout, apps can present a more productive environment and display more content — a useful differentiator between the 6 Plus and its 4.7-inch little brother. Apple has taken…

New concept portrays iPhone 6 packaging and “iBeats” headphones

After bringing us some stellar iPhone 6 renderings last week, Martin Hajek is back with more. This time, Hajek is showing us what an iPhone 6 might look like in its packaging and on display. A pair of “iBeats” branded headphones also makes a cameo. Hajek describes the packaging as “like the iPhone 5c box, but thinner.” The packaging looks pretty good….