Daily UI #025 - TV app
This was a tricky one. I'm not used to designing for TVs, it's a very different platform. I decided to do a recipe app, with videos for each recipe where you can follow along.
Things I realised from working on this:
- People are likely to be far away from the screen – UI elements and text must be big
- There's always something selected, unlike mobile apps or web. It should be obvious which object is selected, which objects are selectable, and how to get between them
- Navigation has to be simple, preferably grid-based since interaction is through a remote