Subzero Software wanted to move beyond the usual bus and subway icons for the new version of Wann, their quick and easy transit app. We combined the ideas of transit maps and schedules to deliver a new icon that is perfectly at home in iOS7.
404 Mobile came to us for a complete overhaul of OnTime, their public transit app. We began with the icon, using their existing branding for familiarity, but updating it with a more modern and polished look and feel. From there, we turned to the app itself, rethinking the flow through the app and bringing a […]
Indeeo charged us with translating their existing icon for iDraw, an iOS based professional drawing application, to iOS 7. The client wanted more than the standard Apple look and feel however so we explored visual options that allowed us to bring the existing design forward but in ways that were not limited by the new […]
Chapman and Cutler LLP charged the Iconfactory with designing the application icon for their internal Document Management System (DMS), which had both Mac desktop and iOS components. Several metaphors were explored until we settled on the idea of folded documents that formed the check-in and check-out marks of the software’s version control system. The result […]
Terminal Eleven challenged us to design a new app icon for SkyView, an augmented reality space exploration app for iOS. The client wanted to capture the awe and wonder of gazing at the night sky and didn’t want to be constrained by the design system in place for iOS 7. Several rounds of sketches led us […]
The goal of moving Radium’s interface and icon to iOS 7 was to focus as much as possible on the content and artwork of the currently playing station while maintaining simplicity and usability. Working very closely with CatPig Studios‘ development, we landed on a design that also leverages their programming talent to dynamically generate colors for […]
Teecom contracted with the Iconfactory to create the application icon for Room Phone. The software allows users to control conference room equipment, dial phone numbers, organize their company contacts and more. The client wanted a design that would convey a professional appearance for their software but also be instantly associated with telecommunications. The result was […]
Flexibits was doing and overhaul on updating Fantastical with major new features as well as new visuals for iOS 7 and wanted to maintain that forward feeling design through the app icon as well, while still maintaining its recognizable design that we had created for the first version of Fantastical. Picking brighter colors, simplifying the […]