Illustration by Justin Tran

Fostering focus for small screens

How we redesigned Dropbox mobile for rapid work

Ed Chao
Jul 24, 2018 · 5 min read

Find familiarity between platforms

Distill icons

Browse view before and after
Action sheet before and after

Expose entry points

Simplify surfaces

Spell out significant actions

Centralize changes

Conclusion

Dropbox Design

We believe joy is the engine that powers all the best ideas. We’re designing an elegant and intuitive way of working, so you can love the way you work. More on https://dropbox.design.

Ed Chao

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Ed Chao

Design at Apple. Previously Dropbox. http://thatedchao.com

Dropbox Design

We believe joy is the engine that powers all the best ideas. We’re designing an elegant and intuitive way of working, so you can love the way you work. More on https://dropbox.design.