Samuel Hermoso

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The Wireframe Perfectionist’s Guide

When I was a developer, I often had a hundred questions when building websites from wireframes that I had received. Some of those questions were, …

Accessibility and your app design

Accessibility is about making your app usable to the largest possible audience. For some apps, accessibility is required by law. For others, it’s …

Economist says uploaded brains will take over all jobs within 100 years

Robin Hanson predicts in "The Age of Em" that we'll develop cheap technology for emulating brains on computers in the next 100 years.<p>He expects emulations, or ems, to be like human brains but able to run 1,000 times faster and be copied. He predicts they will quickly put every human out of work and …

Getting Practical With Microcopy

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UX Design

How to Hire a UX Designer | Vitamin T

<i>We chatted with UX Director David Krovitz to find out what he looks for in a bona fide UXer and how other companies can follow his lead.</i><p><i>Currently the</i> …

The Future of UX Design

Let’s talk trends. What will design do in the spaces of healthcare, education, work and cities of tomorrow?<p><b>1. Growing Customization</b><p>Technology and …

How to create a user experience flow chart (UX Flow Chart)

LinkedIn Twitter Facebook Reddit GooglePlus<p>Will Little<p>March 18, 2013<p>Next up in our web and mobile development tutorial series, here we'll examine the …

A Better Kind of Happiness

Nearly two and a half millennia ago, Aristotle triggered a revolution in happiness. At the time, Greek philosophers were trying hard to define precisely what this state of being was. Some contended that it sprang from hedonism, the pursuit of sensual pleasure. Others argued from the perspective of …

The Seven Deadly Sins of User Experience Design

If you want a competitive advantage, nothing is better than offering a great experience to your customers. But then, you know that if you are reading …

How to apply a design thinking, HCD, UX or any creative process from scratch

This how-to article aims at providing designers, creative thinkers or even project managers with a tool to set up, frame, organise, structure, run or …

Stop overthinking UX and try the coffee shop test

If you work in product development you hear a lot about user interface (UI) and user experience (UX). When people don’t really know what they are talking about, they use these terms interchangeably, along with buzz phrases like “human-centric design,” “process guided customer control groups,” and …

Basic steps on how to remove complexity out of UI Design

Removing complexity and improving the experience for our customers is something we constantly strive towards. Security risks are a critical, …

Beyond the False Bottom: How to Avoid This Costly UX Mistake

UX mistakes often go undetected because they are quiet. They aren’t a broken image or a misspelled word or a form that isn’t sending. No, UX mistakes …

10 Reasons Why Web Projects Fail

Nowadays every project uses some sort of CMS. Instead of painting a canvas in the old days of HTML, the requirement is to build software applications …

The State of UX in 2016

Our team at uxdesign.cc has seen a lot this year: 48 issues published, 384 links curated and sent to 61,295 designers around the world every week via …

How to Run an Empathy & User Journey Mapping Workshop

Introduction<p>This article will teach you two popular design workshop techniques: empathy mapping and user journey mapping. <b>Empathy mapping</b> is a way to …

How do you ensure that the dev team understands the design?

How to show your design to developers<p><i>Make sure the design works, get empathy with the developers, communicates with them using the same language and</i> …

5 of the best interaction design trends of 2015

In the MailChimp example above, the confirmation window is an essential part of the email marketing user flow. Adding a fun graphic and some humorous copy adds some enjoyment at no cost (not to mention undercuts some of the tension of sending a mass email).<p>Here are some quick tips for delightful …

10 do’s and don’ts of UI and UX design

User experience online is very similar to the user experience you get when going to a grocery store. You want a pleasant time without any hassle. You want to be able to navigate the store quickly, get what you need right away, head to the checkout line without a wait, and get back home.<p>You don’t …

Design Inspiration & Ideas from Envato

As New York Fashion Week opens for 2018, we’re taking a look at the best Premiere Pro templates for fashion …<p>As New York Fashion Week opens for 2018, …

Fashion Week

Nasa wants to conquer WORMHOLES: Agency plans to crack unknown physics to explore beyond our solar system

Nasa has revealed that it is planning to develop warp travel and wormholes to make it possible to travel into the distant universe.<p>The agency says it …

Guidelines for Animation Timing

In 1991 there was one website for five billion people. Today, there is one website for every seventh. Massive internet proliferation brought on by 25 …

Cost Obsessions Around the World, According to Google Autocomplete

If you ever wondered what sorts of things English-speakers are looking to buy in the Middle East, Russia or West Africa, look no further than Google, …

The Apple Watch Can Be A Sixth Sense

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Dan Kaplan helps startups tell their stories. He blogs about</i> <i>marketing, storytelling, and growth at Threadling</i> <i>and is preparing to launch</i> <i>Dispatches From The Future</i><i>, a podcast about the future of humanity.</i> <b></b><p>The world around us is screaming with signals our original five senses don’t …

The Age of Notifications

We’ve gone from portals to feeds to little bulletins on your lock screen. Smart watches will move us to crisis mode. But there’s a solution…<p>A few …

Spotify data hints at a 'musical midlife crisis' for 42-year-old music fans

And big-data crunch has some bad news for breeders: ‘At every age, parents listen to less currently-popular music than the average listener does’<p>Some encouragement for all the 42-year-olds suddenly getting into Rihanna or Rudimental: at least your midlife crisis is less dangerous than buying an …

Middle Age

Skype's real-time translator now speaks Italian and Chinese

Microsoft has been trialling its Skype Translator software that automatically translates voice calls between people, and it’s getting a language update today. While the initial version only supported English and Spanish, today’s update brings Italian and Chinese (Mandarin). "As you can imagine, …