A Watch Hands-On Session: Distraction-free Notifications with Apple Watch and Android Wear

Presenter: Wren Reynolds, @wrenjs

This post is short, but it was a great session…the interactive pieces unfortunately prevented an in-depth writeup. Nice session, Wren!

Interactive Exercises

We did a couple exercise demonstrating how difficult it is to create and interpret ultra-short messaging. Implicit was the challenge of over-notification.

Principles of Good Notifications

Minimal, concise, only when you really need them!

Resources