Interaction Design

Get Yourself Connected. IoT and Machine Learning with Morgan Fabian.

Morgan Fabian is perhaps among the most naturally curious individuals you will ever meet. As the lead research engineer of the Applied Research team …

Machine Learning

How To Design An Inclusive Tech Conference

Design and Exclusion, hosted by Automattic, is a conference on diversity and inclusion that is online and free to the public.<p>Diversity and inclusion in design are such frequent panel topics these days, it seemed only a matter of time before entire conferences emerged on the subject. AIGA St. Louis …

Information Architecture

Rising star laying low: Rees returns to Notre Dame as coach

Tommy Rees keeps a low profile in his second stint at Notre Dame. Early to bed, early to rise and mostly work in between.<p>It is not the life of a …

College Football

Are engineers the best product designers? – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Maybe budding designers should get comp sci. degrees instead.<p>Pfft, No. Of course not. Look at some of the design thought leaders of today — Matias …

Information Architecture

Everyone is a designer. Get over it.

Photo by Alice Achterhof via UnsplashRecently, Jared Spool caught my attention with an article about how Netflix’s performance engineers are <i>actually</i> …

Design Thinking

The difference between Equality and Equity in Design

e·qual·i·ty: the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, and opportunities. in Mathematics, a symbolic expression of the fact that two …

UX Design

Design Thinking: The Beginner's Guide

Course Content and Goals<p>The overall goal of this Design Thinking course is to help you design better products, services, processes, strategies, …

Design Thinking

What Designers Can Learn From The Debate Over Escalator Etiquette

You can design the perfect system, but you can’t force people to use it that way.<p>You shouldn’t walk on escalators. That’s right: A story in <i>The New York Times</i> explains that researchers have found that standing two-by-two on the escalator is actually more efficient than the stand-to-the-left, …

Information Architecture

Where Do You Want to Go, Digital Nomad?

<i>Digital nomads can work from anywhere in the world as long as there’s an internet connection and the conditions are OK for work. However, the</i> …

Information Architecture

Why no one should be called a UX Designer – uxdesign.cc

If you are even remotely associated to the web or technology industry in any way, chances are, you might have come across the most popular design …

UX Design

Design is Diversity, UX Job Boards, Terrible Designs, and other UX links this week

What’s hot in UX this week:Design is Diversity: it’s Time to Talk about our Role as Designers →As designers, we spend most of our day imagining and …

UX Design

Coaches Love This Surprising 19% NBA Study. It Also Reveals The Secret Behind Klay Thompson’s 60 Point Explosion.

This article helps you organize drills, practices, and workouts in the most efficient way possible. As a result, your players improve faster and have …

Basketball

Why conversations are reinventing software

In years to come, conversations will breathe new life into software — particularly the boring enterprise tools millions of knowledge workers begrudgingly use every day. Conversational user interfaces (CUIs) work because of our familiarity with messaging.<p>Even the most technically complex …

Analytics

The Unnecessary Fragmentation of Design Jobs

Photo by Sanwal DeenHey there, tech designer person. Have you noticed the increasing number of vague specializations we’ve invented for …

Design Thinking

VOIP resellers in SA given more control

Wanatel's white labelled reseller platform, combined with its Hive Cloud PBX and automated processes, has reduced its resellers' waiting time for new …

VOIP

Forget Coding: Writing Is Design’s “Unicorn Skill”

In a new report, John Maeda explains why writing is a must-have skill for designers.<p>These days many designers can code–an increasingly important skill for landing a job. But few are just as fluent in their own language as they are in Javascript. That presents a serious problem in terms of design. …

Information Architecture

Three Ideation Methods to Enhance Your Innovative Thinking

“In a world where business is more interested in ‘best practice’ rather than different practice, is it any wonder that products and services, …

Creativity

How to Change Your Career from Marketing to UX Design

There are a few good reasons why you might want to change your career from marketing to UX design. First, there’s the pay—sources like …

UX Design

Meet Your Jury Captains for Social Impact, Open Design and Interaction Design

Deadlines are creeping up here for the Core77 Design Awards, and so is the end of our jury captain interview series! We wanted to familiarize you …

UX Design

AI Is Going to Change the 80/20 Rule

Many high-performance organizations remain passionate about Vilfredo Pareto, the incisive Italian engineer and economist. They continue to be …

Machine Learning

Five Lessons for New E-Learning Designers

Access your ATD member benefits in one convenient location.<p>Join ATD or renew your membership today.<p>ATD 2017 is the largest event for talent …

UX Design

IDF seeks Community Ambassador to help the world learn more about design

The Interaction Design Foundation is the world's most prestigious producer of free and low-cost educational materials for designers. We have the …

Design

7 reasons to join the IDF: Learn great UX design: Get 3 months off your membership with the Interaction Design Foundation

I wanted to thank you! IDF is just the best thing ever. Just ever! Making this information accessible and available at the high level of quality. …

UX Design

This Week: Designing for the Global Refugee Crisis, Starting a Career in UX Design and Defining Clothing's Role in Our Lives

Our weekly roundup of design events for February 20 - February 26<p><i>Jumpstart your week with our insider's guide to events in the design world. From</i> …

Design

The Interaction Design Foundation: A movement to create accessible and affordable Ivy League-level design education

About The Interaction Design Foundation<p>We are an independent non-profit initiative with an objective that sounds like a paradox: that of increasing …

UX Design

Personas – Why and How You Should Use Them

Personas are fictional characters, which you create based upon your research in order to represent the different user types that might use your …

UX Design

Natural User Interfaces – What are they and how do you design user interfaces that feel natural?

<i>User interfaces that you interact with using modalities such as touch, gestures or voice are often referred to as Natural User Interfaces (NUI). We</i> …

Design

Notifications and digital ecosystems: an interview with John Saito, from Dropbox

Following up our report on the State of UX in 2017, we are interviewing designers who are big thinkers for each one of these important themes for the …

UX Design

How to manage the users’ expectations when designing smart products

<i>Smart products that adapt to aspects of the users’ activity, context or personality have become commonplace. With more and more products which act</i> …

UX Design

If I Had To Do It All Over Again

You hear it all the time: “Everything happens for a reason.” Let it sit there for a minute. Marinate. Steep. What exactly prompted that thought? You …

Design