Prototyping of User Interfaces for Mobile Applications by Benjamin Bähr

By Benjamin Bähr

This ebook investigates procedures for the prototyping of person interfaces for cellular apps, and describes the improvement of recent recommendations and instruments that may enhance the prototype pushed app improvement within the early phases. It provides the advance and overview of a brand new standards catalogue for prototyping cellular app instruments that identifies crucial standards such instruments should still meet at diversified prototype-development phases. This catalogue isn't just an exceptional aspect of orientation for designing new prototyping methods, but in addition presents a collection of metrics for a evaluating the functionality of other prototyping tools.

In addition, the e-book discusses the improvement of mixed Prototyping, a brand new method for prototyping consumer interfaces for cellular purposes within the early    and heart improvement levels, and provides the result of an overview of its functionality, displaying that it presents a device for teamwork-oriented, inventive prototyping of cellular apps within the early layout stages.

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And design Questions on accuracy can be postponed. Free creative work is promoted Getting quick The tool is targeted at delivering applicable prototypes prototypes as quickly as possible Independent parallel The tool helps and motivates users, to work on development of designs design alternatives and consider them in the testing Collocated group work The tool is well suited to support groups to work simultaneously at the same place Remote group work The tool is well suited to support groups to work simultaneously at different places Requirements regarding the prototype evaluation: Support of expert The tool is well suited to conduct expert reviews reviews Support of design The tool is well suited to conduct design reviews reviews Tests in the real use The tool produces prototypes that can be tested in contexts the same use contexts, as the later product Easy setup and The tool supports in the setup and execution of user distribution of user tests tests and supplies mechanisms to deliver the prototype to the test users Simultaneous tests of The tool allows a comparative test of different different ideas design ideas Tests with a large The tool allows tests with large numbers of users, number of users since test users can do the testing autonomously Automated model The tool supplies mechanisms, which can be used based evaluations for automated model based evaluations of the interface prototype Requirements affecting the prototype’ nature: Use of animations The tool allows the use and definition of dynamic content and animations in the prototype test Advanced functionality The tool allows to produce prototypes of an of a prototype elaborated functionality Reusable prototypes The tool makes it possible to reuse the prototype itself at later stages Reusable programming The tool uses programming code that can be reused code later in the development Tests on different The tool creates prototypes that can be tested across platforms different platforms, without major adaptions Exemplar references [40, 127, 132] [34, 86, 94, 145] [34, 70, 140] [62, 91, 94] [26, 65, 69] [34, 86] [83, 111] [40, 106, 127] [62, 95, 106] [62,95,106] [41, 106] [5, 72, 115] [81, 83] [81, 96, 167] [62, 95, 106] [83, 95, 106] [39, 139] 40 3 Prototyping Requirements processes promotes creative work especially in early stages, where the reconsideration and refinement of ideas is in the focus of the design.

3 Prototyping of Mobile User Interfaces 23 Examples in Commercial Applications Different mobile apps for the mixed-fidelity prototyping of user interfaces on the mobile device exist. Most prominent examples are the POP App [169] and the Marvel App [170]. Both apps are very similar in their functionality and distinguish themselves more in the parallel provided web-interfaces, where prototype data can be edited on a desktop computer. The following description focuses on the more advanced capabilities of the Marvel App.

The shortcomings of the approach are primarily in its disability to provide reusable programming code, its disability to implement more complex functionality in the prototype, its impracticality for large user tests, its limitations to be applied in the mobile use context, and its disability to give information about hardware limitations in the testing (compare Sect. 1). Diametrically opposed are the strength and weaknesses of standard development IDE’s, employed for an evolutionary high-fidelity prototyping.

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