Posts Tagged ‘Human-Computer Interaction’

Realizations of Rounded Rectangles

October 9, 2011 Leave a comment

Not sure how much of this is actually true and proved by research, but an interesting point to ponder upon.

Professor Nänni is saying that rounded rectangles are literally easier on the eye.Put another way, compared to square-edged rectangles, rounded rectangles are more computationally efficient for the human brain. To me, this is a revelation. An idea that at the very least demands more investigation.

Source: UI and Us — UI and Ux design — Interface — User Experience – UI and us Blog – Realizations of Rounded Rectangles.