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Watch This Madman Recreate the iOS 7 Homescreen in Microsoft Word

Observe, citizens, as this delightfully talented and probably unhinged gentleman recreates the iOS 7 from scratch using only the tools in Microsoft Word. There is no good explanation for this, but I still can’t tear my eyes away from it.Read more…

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Jony Ive and Craig Federighi Talk Design, User Experience and Touch ID

Last week, Business Week ran a fairly boring interview with Tim Cook, Jonathan Ive and Craig Federighi. Now, though, it’s released a longer interview with just Ive and Federighi, which is kinda interesting. Here are some of the highlights.Read more…

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How Different Your Favorite Apps Look in iOS 7 (Updating)

All that chatter about the death of skeuomorphism and the rise of flat design, iOS 7 is finally here. It’s got a new look, which means your apps do, too. We’re compiling all of your favorite apps in both their old and updated forms so you can see exa…

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Will regular consumers hate or love the new Apple look and feel?

iOS 7—Apple’s revamped mobile operating system—will be available for all consumers tomorrow. It will be a shock for every John and Jane out there. Will they hate it or love it?Read more…

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Download All of iOS 7’s Lovely Wallpapers Right Now

If you’re desperate to get your hands on iOS 7, but don’t want to upgrade your iPhone until the official release is available next week, Macmixing has posted all of the new wallpapers available in the gold master released to developers yesterday, whic…

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iCloud’s About to Look a Whole Lot More Like iOS 7

The slow creep of Jony Ive’s flat-friendly software design is starting to pick up its pace with the new beta version of iCloud.com. That scratchy old black background is now dreamy blue and blurry just like iOS 7. The app icons have lost a dimension, a…

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Your Busted Apple MagSafe Cords Power These Clever Lamps

The MagSafe power cord is one of Apple’s smartest features. They tend to crap out after a few months of hard use, though, thanks either to your poor wire-wrapping technique or your dog’s penchant for copper wire. But that doesn’t have to be the end of…

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What if OS X Looked Like iOS 7?

iOS 7 hasn’t even been shipped to the public yet, but we’ve seen almost everything about it already, and it’s radically different in design aesthetic from anything Apple’s done before. It’s Jony Ive’s creation, and it’s certainly colourfu…

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10 Iconic Dieter Rams Designs From a Store That Sells His Classics

It’s difficult to express the timeless influence Dieter Rams has had on the world of design. From the iPhone in your pocket to the clock on your wall, his elegant and simple voice is everywhere. The only problem with Dieter Rams-designed products? The…

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VICTORY! Apple Has Fixed the Number 1 in iOS 7’s Calendar

Rejoice, humans of the Earth, for the ugly off-center 1 in Apple iOS 7’s Calendar app icon has been at last, FIXED! It took almost two entire years of design rants after every update, but someone in Cupertino has at last listened and corrected what was…

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