Mudassir Azeemi

254 Flips | 5 Magazines | 142 Likes | 31 Following | 50 Followers | @MAzeemi | Finding patterns in chaos. UX Designer - I am with @WellsFargo. Also the @UXJuggaar founder. Tweets are reflection of my own.

This Is What A Mixed Reality Hard Hat Looks Like

<b>A Microsoft-endorsed hard hat solution lets construction workers use holograms on site.</b>Industrial collaboration tools are one of the …

These Are The Bonkers Jobs Of The Future, According To Davos

After listening to the speakers and panelists, a team of creatives illustrated their visions of the future.<p>He has the short cropped haircut of your average IT guy. But he’s wearing swim trunks and a life vest as he drives a jet ski up to a solar-powered buoy. What’s his job? “Blockchain banking …

You think it and a robot sees it: The future is here with mind-reading AI

The first “this could change everything” AI story of the year comes to us in the form of (yet another) AI that’s supposed to read minds. This time however, there’s no parlor trick. We’re one step closer to being able to broadcast our thoughts to a screen, thanks to artificial intelligence.<p>Japanese …

The Ultimate Guide to Becoming A Designer Without Going To Design School (Part 1)

Part 1: Is design for me? And what are my options?<p><b>Chances are you landed on this post because: 1) you hate your job, 2) you need a change, and 3)</b> …

UX Design

Self-Actualization: Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

The things we use and consume may satisfy the first four levels of needs in Maslow's hierarchy of needs, but they will never provide us with the …

Designing the Future

A Conversation with Seth Snyder, Senior Designer at Frog Design<p>In this series I talk to leaders at the forefront of design and technology, getting an …

Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates both do this mundane chore that may have significant mental benefits

Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates may be the two richest men on the planet, but that doesn't mean they're above doing the dishes.<p>Both billionaires say they …

Functionality vs Emotions in Mobile Interface Animation

Let’s start off by pointing out that we’ll be talking about the practical applications of animation in terms of the effort and expediency its use …

Designing a Design Team

Scaling a design team in a high-growth company<p>This article describes how the design team at Flexport developed over the last three years. It covers …

User-Centered Design: An Introduction

We live in a world where everything changes extremely fast; new products, new degrees, new careers, new methodologies. It is somewhat scary to …

Design principle: IKEA effect – UX Collective

The IKEA effect is a cognitive bias that can influence the outcome and perceived value of products to a big degree. People tend to place high value …

5 Things UX And UI Designers Could Learn From Wes Anderson

Lessons from the most meticulous filmmaker alive.<p>Director Wes Anderson has always been distinguished for his visual artistry, detail-rich sets, and storybook-like imagery. From the whimsical, campy feel of <i>Moonrise Kingdom</i> to the carefully crafted sets and miniatures in <i>The Grand Budapest Hotel</i>, …

Difference Between UI & UX

A Practical Example<p>I know what you are thinking. Just another guy trying to impose his personal opinion on a controversial, holy war-inducing topic. …

UI Design

Mobile First, Desktop Worst

<i>An op-ed from the front lines of product design at</i> <i>MetaLab</i><i>.</i><p><i>First, a disclaimer: the subject of this article is Mobile First in the context of design</i> …

Floating Action Button in UX Design

Floating Action Button (FAB) is a very commonly used control in Android apps. Shaped like a circled icon floating above the UI, it’s a tool for …

Why Most Conversations in Tech About Diversity Are Bullshit — and What to Do About It

This is part of a series that includes posts about <b>the P-Word</b><b>,</b> how the business case for diversity prioritizes <b>greed over humanity</b><b>,</b> <i>and</i> <b>equality for all</b> …

UX Design

Inclusive avatars, everyone should be sketching, how to work with developers and more #UX

What’s hot in UX this week:<p>Avatars are often used to help people visually organize comment threads without having to keep track of an individual’s …

UI Animation: Please Use Responsibly

The explosion of prototyping tools in the past few years has given designers an opportunity to create detailed interactions. Designers are spending …

UI Design

Product Design for Startups – Muzli - Design Inspiration

Everyone wants to build great products. Here’s how you can do so.<p>Product Design is at the heart of a startup. An idea needs a <b>LOT</b> of work before it …

Using Swipe to Trigger Contextual Actions

<b>Summary:</b> Implementations of swipe-to-delete or swipe to reveal contextual actions often suffer from usability problems.<br>While many touch gestures …

UX Research Cheat Sheet

<b>Summary:</b> User research can be done at any point in the design cycle. This list of methods and activities can help you decide which to use …

10 rules for making user-friendly web forms

Despite the evolution of human-computer interaction, forms still remain one of the most important types of interaction for users. People who use your …

Getting executives on board with design sprints

So, you’re sold on design sprints. You know they significantly condense project budgets and timelines, foster efficient collaboration, and help solve …

User Stories Best and Worst Practices

For Training, Coaching, and Consulting engagements, please contact me for details on how I can help your organization.<p>Summary<p>This presentation got …

Where to Find Free Design Feedback

Design in the Open<p>Designing in the open is one of the best ways to receive continual feedback from a variety of diverse sources. The basic idea is …

Why Websites Are Trying Hard To Ruin The User Experience

<i>Decoding the beloved user experience on the basis of experiences. You might not have known that it is as important as oxygen for survival in case of</i> …

Interaction Design: Upper, Simple To-Do List

To-Do List apps, I’ve tried them all and have many of them on my phone. Obviously, all my notes are scattered and lost all over. We are taking a look …

UI Design

Mobile Form Usability

Mobile users who use your app or site have a particular goal. Often the one thing that is standing between the user and his goal is <i>a form</i>. In fact, …

Mapping the Disciplines of User Experience Design

Mapping the Disciplines of User Experience Design is an uber-complex Venn Diagram. The original concept by Dan Saffer at KickerStudio was given a …