Douglas Radecki

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Software Usability & Net Promoter Benchmarks for 2014

Many factors, including features and price, influence whether customers recommend software products.<p>But usability consistently tops the list of key …

Customer Experience

iPad vs. iPhone: A User Experience Study

Our 2-year-olds can use it. It's a brilliant entertainment device. But what sort of business potential does the iPad offer? Several companies have …

Web Design

Let Ideo’s Top Brass Show You How To Solve Problems Like A Designer

Ideo.org’s new Design Kit aims to teach everyone, from CEOs to activists to ministers, the principles of human-centered design.<p>Last month, Ideo.org–the nonprofit spinoff of global design and innovation firm Ideo–launched an online guide to the practice of human-centered design. A creative approach …

5 Ways The Internet Will Revolutionize Work And Play By 2025

Experts imagine how our lives will be different when our connections are 100 times faster than today’s. (Are you listening, Comcast?)<p>For all the ways the Internet has changed how we live and work over the last 20 years, there are still plenty of areas it hasn’t touched, and plenty more where it …

Computer Science

Airlock - Facebook's mobile A/B testing framework

Two years ago, we rewrote our mobile apps on iOS and Android to use the native development stacks in place of the custom web-stack we had been …

Junior Designers vs. Senior Designers

I like words a lot. But sometimes a few sketches communicate a point more simply and memorably.<p>The Process of a Junior Designer<p>The Process of a …

The Empire of Edge

How a doctor, a trader, and the billionaire Steven A. Cohen got entangled in a vast financial scandal.<p>As Dr. Sid Gilman approached the stage, the hotel ballroom quieted with anticipation. It was July 29, 2008, and a thousand people had gathered in Chicago for the International Conference on …

Infographic Designers' Sketchbooks

Designing compelling and informative ways to communicate raw data has never been more pertinent. In light of the ceaseless thirst for information brought on by the digital age (along with the multitude of access points for such information) the wealth of rich infographics produced today is nothing …

Data Visualization

Yoga Joes: Plastic Green Soldiers Practicing Yoga | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen plenty of modern takes on classic green army guys as of late, from skateboarders and surfers over at Toy Boarders, to an array of plastic …

A Designer’s Guide To Launching A Successful Kickstarter

Four tips on how to get your project funded from a Kickstarter crowdsourceress.<p>They call her the crowdsourceress. Vann Alexandra Daly is a New York-based crowd funding consultant who was responsible for marketing the record-making $6 million Kickstarter campaign for Neil Young’s Pono Player, a …

Are Toilets and Bank Accounts Connected? In India, Yes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plan to develop India includes creating toilet access for all 1.2 billion people and opening a bank account for every …

House Brunner by Architect Norbert Dalsass

House Brunner by Architect Norbert Dalsass, an old farm transformed into a modern three family home.<p>Architect Norbert Dalsass was responsible for the …

Architecture