Design for Smartwatches: An Introduction

Posted by in Design, Smartwatch, Wearables on February 17, 2015

Last year Apple finally announced the Apple Watch, which is due to be released in the next couple of months. As the last major player to launch a smartwatch, wearable technology will soon become as common as the iPhone.

Just like mobile devices, wearables have specific design principles which I will be exploring over a series of posts. In this post I will start by introducing the various design concepts for creating on smaller screens.