Mobility

Web Usability Guidelines For Smartphones: A Synergic Approach

Date Added: Jul 2011
Format: PDF

The mobile phones that the authors carry with the people all the time have started becoming increasingly sophisticated and consequently are referred to as "Smartphones." Smartphones today are extremely powerful and, in addition to making phone calls, are capable of performing a variety of other functions. One very important function is the ability to access the Internet for a wide number of purposes. An obstacle that these users face is that access to the Internet is through a tiny interface, which is in sharp contrast to the typically large, flat-screen monitor. Unfortunately, many websites are neither designed for nor suitable to be accessed from these small devices.