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From Chip Childers <>
Subject Re: Navigation concept
Date Wed, 22 Aug 2012 17:46:28 GMT

The 3-D effect is actually kind of jarring.  Using that daily would
probably cause some frustration.

Personally, I'm a fan of minimal animation...  and when it does exist,
for it to be fast and visually meaningful.


On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 1:34 PM, Will Chan <> wrote:
> I personally would like it if the navigation would just slide out.  The 3d stuff although
is "cool", doesn't seem to add anything useful in terms of UX.  In fact, I would argue it
makes it slightly less useful because the text become blurry.
> Also, I assume this required HTML5 and building something like this prevents users of
older browsers the ability to use this unless you plan on having supporting multiple navigation
> Will
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Sonny Chhen []
>> Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2012 9:44 AM
>> To:; cloudstack-
>> Subject: UI: Navigation concept
>> Hello All,
>> In an effort to gain more screen real estate, a few front-end developers and I
>> have been playing around with changing the navigation and are researching
>> a few things like max and min width in the css. Below is a link to a sample of
>> a "3d cubed" based navigation. Would love to hear thoughts regarding this
>> idea. We are still working on some of the more requested items in the
>> feedback(too many clicks, easier accessibility, etc...) but are taking things
>> step by step.
>> Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.
>> Thanks You and Best Regards,
>> Sonny H. Chhen
>> Manager of User Interface & User Experience | Citrix Systems -
>> CloudPlatform
>> 4988 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA  95054, USA

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