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Designing for Mobile Performance

<i>Mustafa Kurtuldu</i> mulls over the topic of performance - both perceived and measured - for users of mobile devices. Of course, in managing to deliver …

Seamlessness in the Omnichannel User Experience

<b>Summary:</b> A seamless user experience, regardless of channel or device, is one of the 5 components of a usable omnichannel experience. Companies that …

How to Annotate and Document UX Deliverables

You just won a big new piece of work. The schedule is tight and so is the budget. Luckily, the project proposal defined the deliverables and …

UX Design

Uber is rolling out a big redesign powered by machine learning

A Usable Guide to Cognitive Dimensions

Usability is is an assessment of how easy user interfaces are to use. It’s about asking the question: “How easily can users understand and use my …

UX Design

The 25 Museums You Should Visit Before You Die

TripAdvisor recently released its list of the world's top 25 museums, basing the findings on reviews from real travelers on its site. The comprehensive ranking includes museums from all corners of the world. Trust us, their incredible collections are worth the trip.<p>TripAdvisor recently released its …

UX Reality Check: 14 Hard Truths About Users

It can be hard for designers to take a step back and look at an app or website through users’ eyes. Here’s where to start.<p>After any amount of time in the design industry, you’ll most certainly hear someone refer to users as “dumb.” People talk about having to “dumb down” interfaces, design for “the …

6 Inventions That Are Changing the World Right Now

The European Patent Office has identified this year's class of inventions that are shaping the future today.<p>X-rays and magnetic resonance imaging have allowed doctors to glimpse beneath our skin for sometime, but imagine having a real-time view in unprecedented detail to check soft tissues for …

User experience checklist for creating websites and applications

What do you do when you have tasks that you do again and again? How do you make sure that you do them correctly each time? One good solution, as it …

UX Design

This Audi has a beautiful electric longboard hidden in its bumper

At Beijing's auto show this week, Audi unveiled its Connected Mobility Concept, a trucklet based on the production Q3.<p>But with this concept, the vehicle itself doesn't really matter. What's interesting is what's <i>inside</i> of it: a beautiful electric longboard that automatically charges when it's stowed …

Physicists Squeeze Water Molecules Into an Entirely New State

Beyond solids, liquids, and gases.<p>Physicists from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have discovered a new state of water that cannot be explained as a solid, liquid, or gas. It is a peculiar, and like exceedingly common, "other" state that water molecules are forced to exist …

Lytro's new Cinema camera could mean the end of green screen

Lytro has only just begun its mission to become a leader in professional VR cameras, but it's already looking to disrupt regular film production, too.<p>…

Maintaining UI integrity within the agile framework

Clean UI doesn’t need to be limited by speedy delivery.The post Maintaining UI integrity within the agile framework appeared first on InVision Blog.

The Ultimate List of UX Topics All Beginners Should Know

When entering a new field, there’s usually a standard curriculum to learn. Front-end developers learn HTML & CSS. Content producers learn the basics …

UX Design

Misused mobile UX patterns

If you are an experienced designer, you probably agree that being inspired by others is not stealing in UI design. It’s best practice research. It’s …

Adobe unveils a revolutionary UX design application at MAX

Debuted today at their own MAX conference, Adobe have just unveiled a brand new design system that could revolutionize the way we work over the next …

Dark Patterns: The Sinister Side of UX

Several months ago I signed up for a free trial account with a popular online shipping service. Signing up was easy. Until I was asked for my credit …

UX Design

Wireframing and Prototyping Custom Web Forms

When designers first start wireframing and prototyping it often feels weird and out-of-place. I remember my first wireframing session felt like I was …

Wireframing

Dropdowns Should be the UI of Last Resort

All too often mobile forms make use of dropdown menus for input when simpler or more appropriate controls would work better. Here's several …

UX Design

Awesome Blogs Every UX Designer Should Follow in 2015

Still looking for that perfect New Year's resolution? Well, deciding to read more is a great one to get your 2015 up to a great start.<p>In the fast paced world of technology it's crucial to stay up to date with the latest information. Great web design blogs will provide you with cutting-edge industry …

UX Design

Understanding the Mobile User

There was a time when the only form of Internet access was through desktop computers. Today, most users access the Internet from multiple devices - …

The Top 7 Questions about Measuring the User Experience

How do you create a better user experience?<p>The answer starts with asking the right questions.<p>While there are many questions you should ask to measure …

UX Design

Google’s 25 Rules For Building A Better Mobile Site

Google researchers listened to 119 hours of user complaints about mobile websites. Here’s what they learned.<p>Some mobile websites are borderline unusable, forcing you to squint and peck around in hopes of finding whatever piece of information you need. But others seem to fit your phone like a glove. …

Usability checklist

User experience<p><b>Registering provides value to users.</b> Unnecessary registration is avoided.<p><b>Website is credible.</b> Credible references, credentials, …

Visual Design

6 Usability Tasks You Haven’t Tried So Far But Really Should!

by Markus Pirker on April 24, 2015 –<p>Usability testing can be a really easy thing to do. You can do almost anything wrong – as long as you get your …