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21 Most Beautiful Villages in the UK

Britain is home to some of the most charming, heart-melting villages in the world. With quaint pubs, idyllic stone cottages, […]21 Most Beautiful …

Scotland

JC Penney is making a drastic move to speed up customer service

The retailer has added Sephora departments to dozens of its stores and began selling appliances this year after a 33-year hiatus, among other changes.<p>Now, the chain is investing in faster customer service.<p>The company plans to replace one-third of its registers to reduce checkout waits, executives …

Same-Store Sales

How Gamification Can Improve UX

UX at its core is about usability and simplicity. The introduction of gamification presented an additional layer to the concept — fun. <i>The user</i> …

Do serifs make you tap?

In 2012, the <i>New York Times</i> found that serif typefaces, like Baskerville, made statements more believable. This month, Yieldmo extended that …

B2B Product UX

There is <b>no difference</b> in <b>B2C</b> or <b>B2B</b> product UX design. Both are dealing with <i>human — technology</i> interaction, even that each group has specific <b>goals</b> and</b> …

15 UX Commandments

I recently found an article on The New Inquiry that listed “some rules for teachers”. They were very intelligent rules. And the more I read them, the …

Zero UI — The Future of Interfaces

Are we in the era of Zero UI? Not quite, but we’re getting close.Zero UI is the concept of removing the barrier between <i>user</i> and <i>device</i>, and having a …

UI Design

Recognising a Bad User Interface at First Glance

This article trended on Y Combinator’s Hacker News where it generated an elaborate discussion.<br>It was also voted the Best “Everything Else” Article of …

7 skills you never knew you needed for a career in IT

Being skilled at computers and troubleshooting is an essential part of working in IT, but if you plan on truly excelling in the field, it's vital to have a combination of hard and soft skills.<p>Here are seven soft skills every IT professional should have.<p>It's sort of a no-brainer, but when you're …

InterAct

Secrets of the Tories' election 'war room'

Facebook, curries and 'koala of the day' - how the Conservatives won<p>Lynton Crosby was furious. The man hired to run the Conservative campaign feared that a succession of blunders by David Cameron and George Osborne would ruin the party’s hopes of beating one of the weakest Labour candidates in …

Iain Duncan Smith

How to Use Behavioral Design for Boosting Conversions (Using The Fogg Behavior Model)

Design impacts behavior. If you know how to impact behavior, you can design for behavior. Here’s how to do it.<p>Do you know BJ Fogg? You should. Dr. BJ …

Stanford University

5 metrics that affect the success of your website redesign

When you're undertaking a website redesign it can be tempting to rush in with the excitement of new possibilities, but it's important to consider the …

Invisible animation

There’s no doubt that animating user interfaces is a rising trend. Risen enough that the emphasis is often put on the animation itself, rather than …

UI Design

Charting the ‘Hype Cycle’: Internet of Things, Wearables, 3D Printing at the ‘peak of inflated expectations’

Here at GeekWire we spend a lot of time covering cool innovations, but even we get tired of the hype that sometimes builds up around certain …

The 10 Commandments Of Good UX Design

When it comes to the design of any website or application, user experience should be at the top of your priority list. Most people are tech-smart …

Mobile Onboarding: A Beginner’s Guide

To Onboard Or Not To Onboard?<p>In recent years, we’ve seen plenty of discussion on the usefulness of onboarding in mobile apps. A popular argument …