Design is so simple,
that’s why it is so complicated.
—Paul Rand

The User Interface Experts

We can help you with

the Concept and Design
for new apps, websites, and digital experiences
Expert Reviews
of exisiting digital products
Data Visualization
for software products.

Raureif is the industry expert for user interfaces on any screen.
Building upon our unique combination of world-class expertise in both typography and information visualization, we create better apps, websites, and digital experiences—practical, beautiful, focused, and unique.

With years of experience and meticulous attention to detail, we can help you to create the best UI possible—whether you’re a small start-up or a global organization. Take a look at our work!

We have sold hundreds of thousands of our own apps.
We have designed prototypes for startups that led to millions of dollars of funding.
We have created digital strategies for global organizations that led to products now used by millions of people in their daily lives.

So, what is your next UI challenge? Tell us about it!

The Experts

Frank Rausch is a user interface typographer. He helps clients to choose the right digital tool for the job, drawing upon his experience in front-end development. He passionately advocates quality typefaces and is a regular speaker at typography and design conferences.

Timm Kekeritz is an interaction designer and a data and information visualization specialist. His expertise in statistics visualisation leads him to create elegant UI solutions. Before co-founding Raureif, he was a designer at IDEO in California.

Timm Kekeritz and Frank Rausch are both renowned experts in user interface design and have been featured in publications around the globe. They teach design of graphical user interfaces at
Potsdam University of Applied Science
and Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design.

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In the Press

Experten fürs Kleine: Typo für Small Screens
PAGE Magazin (DE), 08.2016

Multi-Device Experience
PAGE Magazin (DE), 05.2016

Culture, Knowledge and Typography
TypeThursday, 05.2016

Viki is the most beautiful way to get Wikipedia on iOS
App Advice, 03.2016

Viki is Spectacular Way to Experience Wikipedia
Beautiful Pixels, 03.2016

Book The Best American Infographics 2015
by Gareth Cook, 2015

Book Understanding the World
by Sandra Rendgen & Julius Wiedemann, 2014

Layouts aus dem Rechenschieber
PAGE Magazin (DE), 04.2015

Book Raw Data
by Steven Heller & Rick Landers, 2014

Projektmanagement in Theorie & Praxis
PAGE Magazin (DE), 10.2014

Apps: Schöner Wissen
ZEIT Wissen (DE), 5.2014

Wikipedia App: Das Referenz
PAGE Magazin (DE), 09.2014

5 Fragen an Raureif zum Thema Ausbildung und Bewerbung
Design Made In Germany Blog, 2014

Wikipedia App Inspired By 109-Year-Old Encyclopedia
Fast Company, 2014

Global Weather Radials
Design Made In Germany Blog, 2014

A Beautiful Poster Packed With a Year of Global Weather Data, 03/2014

Apps: So schön kann Wetter sein
Spiegel Online, 2013

EcoChallenge iPhone app on TV
PRO7 Galileo, 2013

Raureif: App Design Pioneers
Computer Arts (UK), 12/2012

Reich werden durch Apps
PAGE Magazin (DE), 11.2012

Partly Cloudy
Design Made In Germany Blog, 2012

Finanzen mit Programm
c’t magazin (DE), 05/2012

Partly Cloudy Might Be The Beautiful iOS Weather App You’ve Been Waiting For
Cult of Mac, 2012

With Partly Cloudy, Your iPhone Displays The Weather Like A Clock
Fast Company, 2012

Partly Cloudy—a crisp infographic-style interface, 2012

Partly Cloudy—iPhone App of the Week
Gizmodo UK, 2012

Partly Cloudy Review
MacLife, 2012

Mobile Einkaufshelfer fürs gute Gewissen
Zeit Online, 2011

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German Design Award 2017
2017 Gold Winner for V for Wiki app

Apple · Best of App Store 2016
V for Wiki app

Apple · App Store Editors’ Choice
V for Wiki app · March 2016

KANTAR Information is Beautiful Award
2014 Silver for Weather Radials infographic poster

German Design Award 2015
2015 Nominee for Das Referenz iPad app

Deutscher Infografik Preis
2014 Winner for GED VIZ (Bertelsmann Stiftung)

Lovie Award 2012
for Partly Cloudy in the Utilities & Services category

Clean Tech Media Award 2011
for EcoChallenge iPhone app

KANTAR Information is Beautiful Award
2013 Silver for GED VIZ (Bertelsmann Stiftung)

People’s Lovie Award 2012
for Partly Cloudy iPhone weather app

Apple Apps of the Year 2012
for Partly Cloudy in Germany and Japan

FWA Mobile of the Day
for Virtual Water, EcoChallenge, and Partly Cloudy

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