The Breakroom

xScope and Apple Watch

April 24, 2015

xScope has been updated with support for Apple Watch in both the iOS and Mac App Stores.

Today we are very pleased to announce that Twitterrific 5.11 with Apple Watch support is now available in the App Store.


March 17, 2015

People have been asking us if the Iconfactory had a hand in the creation of the new Windows 10 icons. We’re here to simply say: Nope, we didn’t.

The Iconfactory is now offering app development services to clients from direction and planning through visual and programmatic design to development, implementation and testing. We’d love to help your business succeed, get in touch!

All Our Best, David!

February 20, 2015

Today we bid an official farewell to our long-time friend and talented employee, David Lanham. David’s gone on to bigger and better things, but that doesn’t mean we’ll miss him any less.

The visual iconography in 1979’s ‘Alien’ proves that simply, elegant visual approaches are about as timeless as any designer can hope for. Rob Cobb’s work in the film feels right at home in iOS 7.

Flat is the New Black

August 9, 2013

Apple’s recent introduction of iOS 7 is understandably a shock to many people, especially after years of the textures, chrome and dimension of Aqua-style design. iOS 7’s flat approach presents a new challenge for iOS developers and designers; how do you make your app stand out in a crowded field of similarly styled icons with […]