Category Archives: usability

UX Research and Strategy: a DesignLab Course Review

Posted by Kristina Bjoran |29 Sep 15 |

Kristina Bjoran has been working in UX for years, but this week she shows us what we can all learn from DesignLab’s user experience courses.

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Learning the Art of Critique

Posted by UX Booth |18 Aug 15 |

We recently had the chance to meet with Adam Connor and Aaron Irizarry, the two authors of Discussing Design. Read the interview, and see what they have to say about design, critique, and collaboration.

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Are Users The New Designers?

Posted by Paul Blackburn |11 Aug 15 |

In 2010, James Bridle discovered that his Apple iPhone was collecting and storing his location data. The experience brought him to the realization that as a user, his actions were actually helping to design the experience he had. This week, author Paul Blackburn shows how the roles of user and designer will become more intertwined, as IoT technology becomes commonplace in our daily lives.

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Are Users The New Designers?

Posted by Paul Blackburn |11 Aug 15 |

In 2010, James Bridle discovered that his Apple iPhone was collecting and storing his location data. The experience brought him to the realization that as a user, his actions were actually helping to design the experience he had. This week, author Paul Blackburn shows how the roles of user and designer will become more intertwined, as IoT technology becomes commonplace in our daily lives.

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The Perception of Control

Posted by Marli Mesibov |04 Aug 15 |

As we create positive experiences, we sometimes create the perception of control, even when the user doesn’t actually control the situation. This week, author Marli Mesibov discusses the ethics involved in designing for perception rather than reality.

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The Perception of Control

Posted by Marli Mesibov |04 Aug 15 |

As we create positive experiences, we sometimes create the perception of control, even when the user doesn’t actually control the situation. This week, author Marli Mesibov discusses the ethics involved in designing for perception rather than reality.

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