Cat with iPhone 2

Our cat Monty feels detached and remote from the iPhone 3 interface.

Who says usability testing has to be boring? (or confined to humans, for that matter)

Web guru Jakob Nielsen gets Briarbird’s award for best geekster April Fool’s chuckle with his post Mobile Usability for Cats: Essential Design Principles for Felines.

His major finding is that feline users require special considerations, including larger tap target zones for paws, continual animation, and audible vocalization.

 


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