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Designing for Research

If you’ve spent enough time developing for the web, this piece of feedback has landed in your inbox since time immemorial:<i>“This photo looks blurry.</i> …

Web Development

A New Study on Design Thinking is Great News for Designers

What’s the true value of design to business? This has been an unanswered question since Thomas Watson Jr. first uttered the words “Good design is …

Optical Effects in User Interfaces (for True Nerds)

How to make optically balanced icons, correct shapes alignment, and perfect corner rounding. Over 50 pics included.<p>Our eyes are weird organs that …

Introducing C.A.R.E. – a simple framework for user onboarding

A well considered and well maintained onboarding funnel will grow your business. A leaky one could kill it.In software, when you think of …

Product Management

An error made in 1925 led to a crisis in modern science—now researchers are joining to fix it

In 1908, the Guinness brewer William Gosset published a revolutionary paper titled “The Probable Error of the Mean.” Gosset, who published under the pseudonym “Student” at his employer’s request, often conducted experiments on the impact of new ingredients on the composition of his beer—such as the …

Clinical Trials

DesignOps as Service: Talking Adaptive Mapping with Michael Polivka

Component QA in Design Systems

Establish a process to deliver on the quality you promise<p>Months after our first release, productivity was strong. We’d reached 20 components. Buttons …

AirBnB Takes on Design Operations

A great case study about one organization’s take on Design Operations.<p>This was a great rare find sent to me by a few people. AirBnB has someone in …

What UX Designers Can Learn from Psychology – Joanna Ngai – Medium

Learning more about psychology can help designers learn about how people make decisions, form habits and understand content. Armed with that …

UX Design

The Latest UX Design News, Prototyping Tools, and Designer Deals

Get the latest daily design news, prototyping tool tutorials, and special offers for the design tools you love. From UX design to front end …

Awaken the Champion A/B Tester Within

Athletes in every sport monitor and capture data to help them win. They use cameras, sensors, and wearables to optimize their caloric intake, …

Web Development

How to change someone’s mind, according to science

The universe is constantly clamoring to change your mind about something – whether it’s in the form of Twitter feuds, political debates or Mountain Dew’s horrible “puppy monkey baby” Super Bowl ad. But how many of these appeals to alter our views really succeed?<p>A new paper from researchers at …

Psychology

Why Yahoo Couldn’t Adapt to the Smartphone Era

Soon after Marissa Mayer became the C.E.O. of Yahoo, in 2012, she looked up a list of the most popular activities that people did with their phones. Yahoo’s mobile business barely existed at the time, generating so little revenue that the company didn’t even report the amount in financial filings. …

Playgrounds for Seniors Are Gaining Popularity in America

Overseas, it’s not uncommon to find senior citizens pedaling, swinging, and climbing on playground equipment designed especially for them. The first …

A Diary of the Surprising Launch of Guesstimate

Eight weeks ago, I didn’t know if people would ‘get’ Guesstimate. Guesstimate is a spreadsheet that runs Monte Carlo simulations, which can be really …

Saúde. O sr. Baptista é saudável e corre poucos riscos de queda, diz-lhe o telefone

A Fraunhofer Portugal está a desenvolver um ambiente para <i>smartphones</i> e aplicações capazes de apoiar, e monitorizar, o estado de saúde de pessoas, …

Facebook tem um jogo de xadrez “escondido” no chat – aqui tens o código para o activar!

Para os amantes de xadrez, esta é uma boa novidade.<p>Tanto no Facebook Chat como através de Facebook.com, agora já se pode jogar xadrez sem sair da …

Teste. Os mitos (ou não) sobre andar de avião. Conhece-os?

Se costuma andar de avião – ou simplesmente gosta de teorias de conspiração – é possível que já tenha ouvido algumas teorias peculiares sobre o …

The Industrialisation of Design (or why Silicon Valley no longer needs UX designers)

Despite having their roots in Silicon Valley, UX designers are a rare breed inside traditional tech companies like Google, Facebook and Twitter. In …

The Problem with Innovation Labs – AJ&Smart Stories

Everyone wants Innovation, but can they buy it?<p>Innovation Labs, Hubs, Accelerators! They’re here to save big, slow, antiquated companies from …

A new mobile navigation menu

Converting the desktop dropdown nav<p>I designed this menu for PlayStation.com and it went through several internal drafts and prototypes before going …

Edward Snowden: The Untold Story | WIRED

SCROLL DOWN<p>The message arrives on my “clean machine,” a MacBook Air loaded only with a sophisticated encryption package. “Change in plans,” my …

The 3 Commandments of Great UX Design

Bonus IV: Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s metrics.<p>When it comes to the Ten Commandments, there’s quite a few to remember. Talk about cognitive strain. Guess, Hick’s Law wasn’t much of a thing back in Biblical times.<p>For your convenience, we’ve narrowed down our list of commandments to just …

8 responsive web design trends that defined 2015

The article that introduced responsive web design to the world was published by Ethan Marcotte just over five years ago.<p>In the short timespan since, responsive web design has gone from an interesting new idea to the industry-wide accepted approach to multi-device design. As we look to 2016, we can …

Web Design

Waze Is Missing a Huge Opportunity to Actually Help People Improve Their Commutes

There was a frightening message waiting for many Angelenos last Friday as they fired up Waze for their evening commute. Two freeways were closed—one …

Knowledge Wants To Be Free

Free ebook about visual storytelling in web design

The difference between good design and great design is the emotional response from the user. Web interfaces must go beyond usability to tell stories, …

Privacy is UX

Government snooping. Identity theft. Sale of personal data. Privacy is out there in a big way. But it’s not <i>in here</i>, meaning on most product …

Privacy

UX Basics and the Entrepreneurial –Testing Ideas

Today, we’re going to look at a quick process for testing ideas before you start working on solutions.<p>More Research!<p>The first step in your process to …