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Gyst

 

gyst

UI/UX | Mobile

 
 
 

the challenge

PROBLEM
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DESIGN OPPORTUNITY
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ENTRY POINT
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my role

My objective was to design the Home Page and what came to be the Knowledge Portal, and at the same time, construct a distinct interface for the Knowledge Portal that allows materials to be easily accessible.

 

 
 
 

our target client

 
 
Daniel

DANIEL MORGENTHALER
Age: 22
Occupation: College Student/Designer
Hobby: Drinking at Miller’s Pub

Daniel is a college student currently studying graphic design who is struggling with his financial situation despite working on the side.

 
 

INCOME:
Design Position $370/two weeks
Receives loan check from college $4000/semester
Independent and no longer receives financial assistance from parents

SPENDING:
Non-Discretionary
          Rent $700/month
          Bills $50/month
Discretionary
          Cell Phone $50/month
          Internet $30/month
          Food $90/week
          Public Transit $10/week
          Miscellaneous Spending $100/week

 
 
 

daniel's spending analysis

 
 
 
 

The update was especially essential with the added feature, the Knowledge Portal, since there were heavy constraints that prohibited people from sharing information.

 

insights

 

our vision

 
 
 

ACCESSIBLE TRANSLATIONS & CONTENT LISTS
The dictionary feature allows the user to browse through contents within each section as well as translations in Japanese.

 
 
 
 

wireframe user-testing video

As part of the curriculum requirements, this is a wireframe prototype of the app built using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) designed in collaboration with Hannah Lin.