Herbert A. Meyer

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Durch die Bars – Leipzig, Berlin, Hamburg

Gleich drei Mal binnen einer Woche am Tresen sitzen, das ist viel. Jeweils zwei bis drei Cocktails genießen, das geht in Ordnung. Zwei ist das Maß …

Arbeit

to-end design language to create straightforward and beautiful experiences.

Why prototyping is a must for designers

Have you ever set in a meeting trying in vain to describe exactly how you want a transition in your design to work? Or even worse, you were trying to …

Künstliche Intelligenz – Grenzen und Kritik

Neben den oben angeführten Beispielen der Grenzen symbolischer KI sind die gewichtigsten Gründe die Sprachgebundenheit vieler Lösungen und, hierauf …

Machine Learning

How to find a job in Berlin

Where to look for jobs?<p>These resources will help you find opportunities in Berlin, whether you are looking for an English-speaking job, an …

Employment

Smartware: The Evolution of Computing

By Dirk Knemeyer and Jonathan FollettIn this column on the future of computing, we’ll look at how a handful of advances—including artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Feather – Simply beautiful open source icons

Feather is a collection of simply beautiful open source icons. Each icon is designed on a 24x24 grid with an emphasis on simplicity, consistency and …

Infographics

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Personas vs. Jobs-to-Be-Done

<b>Summary:</b> Jobs-to-be-done focus on user problems and needs, while well-executed personas include the same information and also add behavioral and …

User-centered Design

Developers Who Use Spaces Make More Money Than Those Who Use Tabs

Do you use tabs or spaces for code indentation?This is a bit of a “holy war” among software developers; one that’s been the subject of many debates …

Stack Overflow

The 14 Characteristics of Polite Software, Part 1

By Awais ImranI recently read Alan Cooper’s book <i>The Inmates Are Running the Asylum</i>, which came out in the late 1990s. Cooper is known as the “Father …

San Francisco

10 findings from psychology that every user researcher should know

A knowledge of psychology can help user researchers be more effective when they plan research, make observations, analyse data and present the …

Psychology

The Most Hated Online Advertising Techniques

<b>Summary:</b> Modal ads, ads that reorganize content, and autoplaying video ads were among the most disliked. Ads that are annoying on desktop become …

Digital Advertising

Google Chrome: Unterstützer-Abo und Werbeblocker ab 2018

Google, in erster Linie Werbevermarkter und erst an zweiter Stelle Diensteanbieter, Android-Macher und Kartenlieferant, denk gerade über die …

Digital

5 Techniques to Identify Clusters In Your Data

Understanding who your users are and what they think about an experience is an essential step for measuring and improving the user experience.<p>Part of …

Business Software UX & NPS Benchmarks

Despite the attention consumer-based mobile apps, websites, and software get, a lot of the world depends on business software.<p>Business software …

How To Make Personas More Scientific

Personas are a staple of UX research.<p>Some 70% of practitioners report using them.<p>Persona creation is typically a qualitative process using a small …

Wie sich UX-Design erfolgreich in den Scrum-Prozess integrieren lässt

Eine gute User Experience (UX) führt dazu, dass Anwender ein Produkt beziehungsweise eine Software gerne nutzen. Sie ist damit ein wesentlicher …

Design

Stundensatz-Rechner: Kalkulieren Sie einen realistischen Stundensatz - und Ihr selbstständiges Netto-Einkommen

Selbstständig sein bedeutet: Sie legen Ihren Stundensatz selber fest. Mit unserem Online-Kalkulator geht das ganz einfach!

Wirtschaft

How Do You Measure UX Maturity?

A better user experience can lead to increased satisfaction, more loyal customers, and ultimately more revenue.<p>But what does it take to deliver a …

UX Design

United Nations: Increasing food donations with design sprints

We had all the key players in the room<p>In the Sprint Team we had the CEO of Share the Meal (Sebastian), the CTO (Matthias), the Head of Marketing …

Sprint Design | Design Sprint Book | Design Sprint Process

Design Sprint<p>A Design Sprint at AJ&Smart is a 4-day process for rapidly solving big challenges, creating new products, or improving existing ones. <b>It</b> …

Gunter Dueck beim 9. Deutschen Assessment Center Kongress

Morgens ein Konzert erleben

Besonders in Frühjahr und Sommer können Frühaufsteher am Morgen ein wahres Vogestimmenkonzert erleben. Doch nicht jeder Vogel stimmt zur gleichen …

Deutschland

Bezahlschranken umgehen: „Unpaywall“ für Firefox und Chrome

Eine „Paywall“, also eine technische Bezahlschranke, kann bei der Recherche sehr störend sein, wenn man beispielsweise auf der Suche nach …

Firefox

A Primer On Conducting Qualitative Research

While our company, MeasuringU, is generally known for quantitative analysis (we wrote the book), we also have no problem using and recommending …

How using Design Thinking will fix Design Thinking

Design Thinking continues to be a hot topic (this article is one of many talking about it). Design Thinking has been hyped and even fetishized but there are also voices questioning its value, impact, and relevance.<p>Design Thinking faces criticism for its lacking integration with business and …

Design

Modal & Nonmodal Dialogs: When (& When Not) to Use Them

<b>Summary:</b> Modal dialogs interrupt users and demand an action. They are appropriate when user’s attention needs to be directed toward important …

Web Development

The Power of Experience Mapping

Somewhere in the depths of Netflix, there’s a team whose primary responsibility is to make sure the bits move quickly. As Netflix serves its …

UX Design