Today’s a big day for design here at Google—along with the new google.com/design, we’ve got a lot more tools and content to share.
For starters, we’re updating the material design guidelines today (google.com/design/spec), with a focus on guidance for larger screens. We heard loud and clear from designers across the community that the guidelines for tablet and desktop sizes left a lot of open questions, so we’re providing additional recommendations for these sizes with this update. But that’s not all—the list of updates includes:
• Adaptive UI: a new section on layout and navigation for large screens.
• Navigation: a new section with suggestions for different levels of navigation.
• FAB expansion: additional examples of FAB expansion animations.
• Launch screens: a new section on displaying app branding and placeholder content when launching an app.
• Empty states: a new section on treatment for empty collections and other empty states.
For the full breakdown of what’s been added and updated, check out the What’s New section in the spec:
- Stylus Systems Private LimitedTechnical Manager, 2001 - presentOffer consulting services to overseas clients, elicit and brainstorm requirements, rationalize business processes, generate proof of concepts, identify and architect solutions, liaison with development teams and vendors.
- Lycos Asia Internet Private LimitedWeb Developer, 2001 - 2001* Worked with an interface and content design team to create rich and interactive web interfaces with highly dynamic content using ASP, CGI and XML * Implementation of content management systems, interactives and liaison with co-brand partners for content syndication. * Interfaced with web designers and other back-end database and development teams.
- Mirronex Technologies Private LimitedWeb Developer, 2000 - 2001* Worked with an interface and content design team to create functional specifications and complex web interfaces, including prototyping with ASP, JSP and XSLT for the mxConnect® product. mxConnect was Mirronex's web-based ecommerce hub that acted as a marketplace between companies and their staffing suppliers. The system automated and managed the entire staffing process, from staffing supplier selection through requisitions and resume responses to timesheet and invoice processing. * Interfaced with web designers and other back-end database and development teams
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