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How normal people get their photos featured in Apple's ads and wallpapers for iOS, OS X

One of the things that has defined Apple for the past decade is its dedication to and admiration for photography, whether it's improving the iPhone's …

Google Photos

25 excellent UX examples from ecommerce sites

I’ve taken a look at some successful ecommerce sites to see what they’re doing well from a UX point of view. GrazeThere are plenty of positives here. …

eCommerce

Website Trends That Need to Die… NOW

The blog industry is a cut-throat business. With more than 150 million blogs vying for the top spots online, becoming the next big thing requires …

Web Design

What Japanese Etiquette Can Tell Us About Good UX Design

Traditional Japanese hospitality, or motenashi, can provide inspiration for the design of smart interactive experiences.<p>The connections between hospitality and design are well known. Charles Eames once remarked to his contemporary and collaborator Eero Saarinen that “the role of the architect, or …

UX Design

29 Travel Hacks Even Frequent Fliers Don't Know

Instead of insulting your intelligence with “hacks” like “pack light,” or “bring an empty water bottle,” we’ve put together a list of tips and tricks …

Travel Industry

10 User Experience Testing Tools Marketers Need to Know About

"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works!" Steve Jobs said.<p>Each one of us interacts with information …

15 Sentences That Can Change Your Life

Terrified passenger shares image of easyJet worker using TAPE on aeroplane engine moments before take-off

ES News Email<p>A terrified easyJet passenger has shared an image of an airport worker sticking silver tape onto the engine of a plane moments before …

Using Sketch For Responsive Web Design (A Case Study)

Case Study: Fleet Feet Sports<p>Let’s look at a newly launched website design that I worked on for Fleet Feet, a running store with over 80 franchises …

The world's 10 shortest flights

A list of the world's 10 shortest regular commercial flights contains an international service for the first time, thanks to a 13-mile, eight-minute route between Switzerland and Germany that launched today.<p>The People’s Viennaline flight between Switzerland's St Gallen-Altenrhein Airport and …

7 Steve Jobs Quotes That Could Change Your Life

He came, he saw, he conquered...and he left behind some words to live by:<p><b>1. "I'm convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs</b> …

Dear web designer, let's stop breaking the affordance of scrolling

Big picture + arrow down = lazy design<p>We’ve all seen it. You get on a website and there it is: a massive edge-to-edge picture, and it's beautiful… …

7 Inspiring Steve Jobs Quotes That Just Might Change Your Life | Inc.com

He came, he saw, he conquered...and he left behind some words to live by:<p><b>"I'm convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance."</b><p>Everyone says they go the extra mile. Almost no one actually does. Most people who do go there think, …

Motivation

Why We Don’t Do Wireframes Anymore

Elegant, easy-to-use prototyping tools are everywhere, but we’ve decided to stop using wireframes as a client deliverable. Here’s why.<p>Over the last …

7 Life Rules That Will Position You for Greater Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Finding success in business isn’t about luck. It requires a great deal of courage and big thinking, as well as the motivation to overcome those fears that can keep you stuck in accepting smaller parcels of reward.<p>To exponentially elevate …

Self-improvement

Qantas retires its oldest aircraft, the City of Canberra 747-400, to Wollongong aviation museum

A Qantas jumbo jet has made history, landing at a regional airport in New South Wales to become the first 747-400 in the world to go on public …

Aviation

The hardest thing in UX design…

I spoke this week at a General Assembly Q&A session with 25 freshly minted graduates from their UX course. Many of the questions centred around how …

UX Design
Web Design

10 Things You Should Look For In The Person You’ll Fall In Love With

Falling in love is one of the most wonderful things that can happen to a human being. It makes you wonder how you ever managed, before you met the …

Showing Passwords on Log-In Screens

In 2012 I outlined why we should let people see their password when logging in to an application -especially on mobile devices. Now two years later …

Testing Virgin America's Unconventional Flight Booking Experience

Every Tuesday, UserTesting’s Research Team studies a different product to share here on the blog. We hope you’ll learn some nifty research techniques …

UX Design