privacytools has picked a winning widget and apps (uncoded) design

For $200 they received 11 design concepts from 2 designers!

  • Award 1
    SpeedTest by SvN

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Dates

Starts:16-Nov-11 9:02 a.m. GMT

Ends:30-Nov-11 9:02 a.m. GMT

Awards

Award 1: $200, was awarded to SvN

Formats

JPG, Layered PSD, PNG,

Contract

Preview: crowdSPRING Contract

Materials

There are no materials for this project.

Creative brief

The buyer added updates to the brief. Read them.

Business Name

FoxyVPN

What do you do?

Provide VPN and privacy services.

Do you have a desired widget or app screen size?

Height: about 300-400 px
Width: about 500-600 px

How many pages do you need designed?

1

What is your industry?

Users of privacy services and travelers.

Describe the target audience for your widget or app

Mostly male, over 20 years old, travelers, novice tech users.

What are 3 things would you like to communicate to your audience through your widget or app design?

Easability, modern, fun.

What widget or app design styles do you like?

http://www.bandwidthplace.com/
http://www.speedtest.net/
http://www.dslreports.com/speedtest?flash=1

What colors do you want to see in your widget or app design?

Dark grey, orange, red, green, yellow, white.

What colors do you NOT want to see in your widget or app design?

Purple, pink.

What adjectives should best describe your widget or app design?

Easy/quick to use and understand, efficient, modern.

What content must be included in the widget or app design?

A "speedtest speedometer" as used in many speed test sites showing something like 0 Kbps to 10 Mbps, and a red needle to show the current speed during the test and show the speed and ping as a number too somewhere. There will be a long list of locations (City & Country) the speed test will test, and the user can select a location to speed test it. Should also show the location that is currently being tested.

Do you have additional requirements or links you'd like to share?

An example of some of the data the current app outputs, do not use this to get ideas for design, only to see some of the data about how the app works.
http://www.foxyvpn.com/example.png

Brief updates

16-Nov-11 11:38 a.m. GMT
This design will be used by a web based Flash app. Layered Photoshop files are acceptable.