KIN Studio

KIN Studio

KIN Studio is a core component of the KIN phones, a pair of cloud-connected mobile devices from Microsoft. Photos and other contents generated by the users are automatically synced to the cloud. The users can visualize and share all their contents through KIN Studio. In this project, I led a team of designers to envision, conceptualize, and design the KIN Studio. Mossberg from Walt Street Journal called it The Magic Moment when contents whimsically appear on the screen.

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Microsoft Live Search for Sidekick

Sidekick: Location-based Services

The Microsoft Live Search application is the first location based service application on the Sidekick platform. How can a complex problem space involving mapping, searching for businesses, looking up movies showtime, gas prices, driving directions, and more can be simplified into a highly intuitive and efficient solution that fits perfectly into the interaction paradigm of the Sidekick platform?

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Email-titlescreen

Sidekick: Email 2.0

A major redesign of one of the most often used communication application on the Sidekick resulted in a significant improvement in the user experience of setting up email accounts. A new UI paradigm was also introduced into the Sidekick platform while designing this application.

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Quickstart

WebEx

From 2001 to 2005, I was the lead designer for WebEx Training Center, an award-winning real-time collaboration enterprise product. Here are some samples of work that are involved in the evolution of the product.

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