Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 11th Jul 2012 01:24 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces "We're able to produce absolutely stunning websites and mobile apps with great interaction design. Interfaces that are smooth and fun and let us understand information without even trying. But when it comes to email clients, we get a bit of a boring feeling, like using an old piece of software from 10 years ago. I think we can do better. So let's do that." Great ideas and beautiful design by Tobias van Schneider, but why he would forcefully shoehorn this clearly digital UI into Mac OS X is beyond me. It has no place there. This just screams Metro.
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RE[3]: Author is wrong.
by Delgarde on Wed 11th Jul 2012 23:15 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Author is wrong."
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What the hell is "email as popular use case?" It's a protocol. Words have meanings.

No. POP and IMAP and SMTP are protocols. "Email" is a category of tools that use those protocols. "Email" is what human beings actually use.

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