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You can’t be half agile

A little rant, if you’ll forgive the indulgence. It includes a confession, to make up for the ranting. <br>You might have heard talk about new project …

Project Management

Allendale Inflatables – Brand Design by Nativo

Allendale Inflatables.<p>Alex Pabian is a graphic designer and art director at Nativo design studio. He was responsible to develop the brand identity …

The Secret to Building Large Websites: Website Architecture

We need to create a common persona for each group. The user interface design depends greatly on the results of this stage. To get started with this, …

Behance

10 Controversial Yet Confusing Anti-Smoking Adverts

Advertising campaigns have the ability to shape our perception, dictate our mood, awake the senses and increasingly alter our habits. As society's …

Facebook Turns Off Website Internally To Force Mobile Development

“To be honest, a couple of weeks ago, myself and a number of other product managers had access to our website internally shut off,” said Facebook product manager Josh Williams.<p>Just how important is mobile to Facebook? According to Facebook product manager Josh Williams, the former CEO of Gowalla, …

How Facebook Measured Gay Marriage Support With An Equals Sign

Or how big data is telling the story of the civil rights movement of our time.<p>This week, as the Supreme Court heard testimony regarding same-sex marriage, my Facebook profile was flooded with a single avatar–a pink-on-red equals sign promoted by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). Generally a …

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Don’t Confuse Engagement with User Experience

Mobile designer Luke Wroblewski captures the conundrum perfectly: What explains<br>the great “Android Engagement Mystery“?<p>The numbers don’t lie. The Android operating system has been outselling Apple’s iOS by nearly a 5:1 ratio. Android dominates “device share.” Yet by virtually every meaningful metric …

The Disciplines of User Experience Design

Embed this visual<p>Transcript<p>The Disciplines of User Experience Design<br>Mechanical Engineering Electrical Engineering Philosophy Cognitive Science …

UX Design

HTC details "radical shift in user experience design" in Sense 5

HTC is about to unleash its biggest update to Sense since its introduction in 2009. According to User Experience Director, Drew Bamford, after …

Sprinkle Some Pixie Dust: User Experience

The secret to winning fans and pleasing customers might just be simplicity of design. We talked to a trio of user-experience pros about how they create intuitive (and highly successful) products.<p><b>Remember back in the day</b> when MP3 players had features like voice recorders, cell phones touted GPS, and …

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Why Certify? Accreditation can add value to UX design

Over the last six months, my company, Cyber-Duck, went through the intensive process of becoming ISO (International Standard Organization) 9001 …

The Jawbone UP Fails, But Teaches 3 Golden Rules For Experience Design

The Jawbone UP is a complex case study in what we demand from the gadgets we interact with–and how gadget experiences can be designed to fit into our lives.<p>A few months ago, if you asked me what the year’s best product would be, I would have put my early money on the Jawbone UP, a wristband and …

Mobile design: Avoid these 4 common user experience fails

<i>This is a guest post by mobile design consultant Mariya Yao</i><p>People downloaded over 30 billion apps in 2012, yet the average smartphone owner only uses about 15 of them every week. Even worse, a study by Localytics estimated that 22 percent of apps are only opened once.<p>With all the money and effort …

Ordering the Chaos: The Incredible Evolving Home Interior

A house is never a home until you put your own personality into the rooms – and Dennis Maher’s home is so full of personality that the walls can …

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