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Search requires a different approach in the mobile environment
Search must be provided within a highly constrained interfaces - different devices, inputs, screen-size, latency
Google Mobile, Yahoo OneSearch and Live Search for Mobile are variations on a very similar theme. They are designed and engineered from the perspective of: “bringing the best of PC Web search to mobile phones”
Mid phone - QVGA e.g. Nokia N95, Sony Ericsson W880i
Hi phone - iPhone, more will follow
Taptu on mid-phone (N95, W880i) Branding and white space are key Secondary navigation elements below the fold Elements make it clearly a search engine Global navigation elements grouped and consistent
Taptu on hi -phone ( iPhone) Scrolling: Scrolling is much quicker with finger Selection: Touch interface requires wider spacing of elements Text entry: Text entry is quicker than other two device types
Today: good at infotainment searches (e.g. music, movies, TV, news), mobile navigation (mobile sites) Tomorrow: universal search
Search and share engine - enhancing sharing functionality with 1-Tap share concept
Human-assisted search for popular terms
Further user research + international research
Conclusion What have we learned about the UE design process? - Evaluate early - Don’t assume, do listen - Iterate often!
Q&A Want to try it ? You can try Taptu on your mobile phone browser - enter www.taptu.mobi Or on PC - www.taptu.com Or Facebook App - Search for ‘ Music Wall’ in Facebook Or Music Cube game - Search for “Music Cube” on Google