Today I was playing around with Photoshop Express in Firefox (v. 18.104.22.168).
At first look: nicely looking user interface written in Adobe Flex (oh, yeh, that’s for sure!). This “black glass” theme looks more appealing than the standard Flex theme (“dirty green”). Ok, let’s stress test its UI a bit; I will start with simply resizing browser window. Ta-da! It immediately shows 3 UI failures:
UI bugs overview
2. Left extended menu looks like “Accordion” UI widget however it is non-clickable and non-collapsible. There is some stuff hidden off-screen below, which cannot be seen on a standard laptop screen with 1440×900 resolution. Vertical Slider for the menu will be useful in this case.
3. Browser Vertical slider never appears when the user resizes browser window which looks pretty lame:
Conclusion: Close, but no cigar, folks. Design Fail Factor: 5 (out of 10)