Apple takes huge step forward in Windows app design, step back on the Mac

Appletell writes: "With Safari 4, Apple apparently got over its "let's bring Mac OS X style windows into a Windows environment" mentality, and has done a really great job making Safari 4 fit in with the environment in which it is installed. Oddly enough, it seems as though they designed the new Safari 4 interface for Windows, and then applied the exact same design to the Mac version. What you see above is the Fail Diagram, explained below. Most are more design complaints than things that may actually cause a large usability issue, but they are things that a design-oriented company such as Apple should have noted. Feel free to check things out for yourself with your own copy of Safari 4."

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