Apple Watch Spreads its Wings.

February 26th, 2015  |  1 Comment

Here is the first round of ads that appear in Vogue’s March issue. The advertising juggernaut has begun as it prepares for the launch in April.

Here is the first round of ads that appear in Vogue’s March issue. The advertising juggernaut has begun as it prepares for the launch in April.

There will be three versions of the watch that include an 18-karat gold model, a sports watch and a ‘standard’ leather-bound edition. Take a peek!

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“Judge me by my size, do you?”
The making of an iOS App Icon.

August 9th, 2013  |  1 Comment

 

So we’ve been getting a lot of questions about what it takes to design an app icon, or any other intensive design process for that matter. I think the problem is that people will naturally look at how small something is and they quickly assume that it must be quick and easy (as Vader did) – well, we’re here to tell you that ‘quick and easy’ this is not. These shots are just a small fraction of what it took to build this icon.

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Tailoring your mobile design

February 15th, 2012  |  1 Comment

There are a lot of questions flying around right now about what to build for mobile: For which devices (iPhone, iPad, Android, WindowsPhone)? Whether to build a native App or Mobile web App? Do you create a mobile friendly site for smartphones so people can navigate your site easily or do you just make your website mobile friendly and keep everything within 960 pixels? Do you create a responsive design using media queries that reacts to each device uniquely? Or what about custom tailoring an experience for each platform (web + smartphone + tablet)?

These are a few questions we’ll review today…

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Steve Jobs. 1955-2011

October 6th, 2011  |  No Comments

This is what appears on the Apple home page. I wonder how long it will be there. Nothing else to say.Visionary

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The Apple Code: A Look at Apple’s Retail and Sales Philosophy

June 17th, 2011  |  No Comments

The Apple Retail Store

 

An extensive report by the Wall Street Journal takes a look behind the scenes of a 117 billion dollar success story – that represents 15% of Appleā€™s total revenue. The WSJ reveals that a pretty looking store and a good product isn’t enough for Apple. True to their modus operandi, Apple takes their stores, sales and their training very seriously. At Jivaldi, we consistently use Apple as a great reference on why design (both product, media, UX..ect) is extremely important in marketing a product, but we were pleasantly surprised that this attention to detail extends all the way down to the the employees on the floor of Apple stores…

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