More Chinese Mobile UI Trends

At the end of 2014 Dan Grover posted a fascinating article about Chinese Mobile UI Trends. The article was a revelation to me, because the Chinese app market is an environment that is largely impenetrable to most westerners, and in addition to that, it’s also remarkably secluded from western internet giants like Google and Facebook and could therefore develop in ways that are distinctly different from western app design trends.

Luckily Dan followed up his first article with another one describing even more Chinese mobile UI trends and it’s just as fascinating as the first one.

Recommended Reading: I helped eight people end their lives. By the time you read this, I’ll have ended mine

A chilling and fascinating account that made shivers run down my spine:

Between 1999 and 2001, I helped eight people die—including the poet Al Purdy. Now, as I prepare to take my own life, I’m ready to tell my story I met the Québécois filmmaker Claude Jutra in 1963, when he visited McMaster University for a showing of his first feature, À tout prendre.

Read “I helped eight people end their lives. By the time you read this, I’ll have ended mine”