Corey O'Brien

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Bad design isn’t just ugly — it’s expensive

Badly drawn, derivative, and forgettable logos. Poorly designed websites and mobile apps. Formulaic products with no flair or originality.<p>If you’re a business, bad design hurts — from uninspiring packaging to interchangeable ads that don’t differentiate you from the competition. The truth of the …

Design Systems and Abstraction Layers: A Model for Better Understanding and Implementation

<i>Let’s discuss the value of clearly delineating the mental model that is your design system, its artifacts, and the tools that implement it.</i>Whether …

Factors In Selecting A Mobile Prototyping Tool

Years ago, a kid was trying to fashion a bow by cutting a twig with a knife. Upon seeing this struggle, his grandfather handed him a saw, saying, …

Designing a Better Notes App

<i>The ability to record and catalog thoughts is a popular market — to the tune of 100+ million users according to</i> <i>Evernote</i><i> — but the experience is still</i> …

UI Design

Create simple, accessible web forms

<b>Follow</b> <b>Aaron Gustafson</b> <b>as he explores web standards solutions that will help you create forms that work perfectly for any user</b><p>HTML forms are probably …

Suunto Traverse Alpha Watch

Smart watches are all genuinely cool – but not all of them are made equal. While pieces of tech like the Apple Watch and Pebble models are built to …

Heart Rates

The Eight Most Common Mistakes Made on UX Design Projects

<b>I’ve worked in the UX discipline for over a decade now, and have been on a number of projects both large and small.</b> One of the skills I've picked up …

Infragistics Indigo Studio: Real Rapid Prototyping for Web, Mobile, and Desktop

Rapid prototyping is an essential way of saving time in our modern age where billions of apps compete for the customer’s attention. Is the great idea …

Adobe XD: What Can You Expect?

Last year, Adobe announced what might be its most ambitious venture till date: Project Comet, an end to end prototyping, user experience and design …