UI designer


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UI designer

A person responsible for the design of the user interface. Like the technical writer, this is one of the most critical and least-understood professions in the computer industry. Good UI design takes years to master, yet is often relegated to the most junior people. See user interface, UI types and GUI builder.
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YOUNG TALENT Lauren Thompson, UI designer and front-end developer, re-designed and built the website of Newcastle mobile app developer Hedgehog Lab and has been 'fiddling around the web' since she was just 13 ON THE BALL Naomi Atkinson runs her own web design studio called Naomi Atkinson Design and created a concept for the milkman app, inset, which was published in an issue of .
What made us uneasy-- and we do not believe it was the author's intent--was the potential for trivializing UI design and the role of the UI designer.
According to reports, insiders claim that Peter Skillman, Nokia's chief UI designer, has ditched the plans for Android smartphones and tablets, and is instead focussing more towards wearable products and smart glasses which might show up in 2015 or later.
The book is primarily a reference book written by usability specialists for the cross-platform UI designer.