[sugar] FW: Touchpad XO
Fri Apr 6 15:33:04 EDT 2007
Eben Eliason wrote:
>> I like the size idea, and perhaps it's something we consider for the
>> next hardware.
>> I guess it's the minimalist in me, but I think in this case less is
>> more. In other words, my suggestion is not to have anything at all
>> for this round, since it seems to me that adding something only
>> increases confusion.
> I think this is a reasonable approach as well. Clearly size is the
> right way to go, so let's just wait and do it right rather than
> putting arbitrary icons on this model which we'll be stuck with later
> even when they may no longer be necessary. For the purposes of
> documentation, we at least have the advantage of each button having
> one side curved and one side straight, for now; Even better, that
> will remain true even when their relative sizes are different.
Could you put a bigger (or longer) label in the shape of the button on
one of the buttons, and a smaller label in the shape of the other button
on that other button? I.e., fake a size difference with labels, while
introducing no new shapes?
Ian Bicking | ianb at colorstudy.com | http://blog.ianbicking.org
More information about the Sugar-devel