Sophie Lepinoy

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What is conversation? How can we design for effective conversation?

<i>Written for Interactions magazine by Hugh Dubberly and Paul Pangaro.</i><p>Interaction describes a range of processes. A previous “On Modeling” article …

Seeing the Elephant: Defragmenting User Research

A WTF moment in Silicon Valley<p>Like everyone else who 1) has performed user research, and 2) is over age 40, I spent the requisite decade or two …

UX Design

Five Approaches To Creating Lightweight Personas

There is always time. Understanding your audience is essential to building great products.<b>“So who are we designing for?”</b>That should be the first …

Livia Labate podcast interview: building a design practice in organizations

In Episode 21 of the Together London Podcast, I talk to Livia Labate about building a design practice in organizations.<p>Follow Livia on twitter …

Why iOS 7 is making some users sick

Apple's new mobile operating system for the iPhone and iPad, iOS 7, is stark and minimal, yet dynamic. It makes frequent use of zoom and slide animations; the home screen boasts parallax, with icons apparently floating above subtly animating wallpaper. And it's making people sick.<p>Triggers and …

A 5-Step Process For Conducting User Research

19 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …