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Great Article: 6 things that take your UX from above average to world class – InVision Blog

By | April 20th, 2016|Articles, UX|

Solid blog post from Joe Toscano with some good suggestions for app designers.

It’s the UX designer’s job to make the best experience possible—including all the parts of the experience that nobody thinks […]

Great Article: “The Future of Conversational UI Belongs to Hybrid Interfaces — The Startup — Medium”

By | March 15th, 2016|Articles, UX|

Great article I found about the past and future of conversational UI.

2016 is the year of everything conversational. Messaging apps are taking over the world and app store rankings with incr…

Source: […]

The State of UX in 2016 — uxdesign.cc

By | December 28th, 2015|UX|

This is a great “State of the Union” type website for UX. Great to see where we are and where we are headed.

Source: The State of UX in 2016 — uxdesign.cc

Uideo: A collection of hundreds of design talks

By | December 3rd, 2015|Articles, UX|

If you like TED talks, then you will love this site. It’s a huge gallery of really compelling talks related to design, UX, UI, etc.

Visit Uideo.net

The Perception of Control | UX Booth

By | August 13th, 2015|Articles, UX|

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 […]

Mobile Design Trends of 2015

By | August 12th, 2015|Articles, UX|

Many great insights in this article.

Mobile:2015 UI/UX Trends

Unleashing Mobile Gesture UX – Usability Geek

By | August 6th, 2015|Articles, UX|

“Obviously, Scroll is the gesture performed the most, but other gestures are not far behind, and we were initially very surprised by how many zooms or text selections are performed. Here’s an […]

How I’d redesign the Comcast remote – Medium

By | May 29th, 2015|Articles, UX|

Recently, I have been forced to use a Comcast remote while living in Houston temporarily. The experience, like most cable services, has been awful. This is the main reason I’m featuring this article, but it’s […]

Meta-Moments: Thoughtfulness by Design – A List Apart

By | May 20th, 2015|Articles, UX|

Does the internet ever stop you in your tracks? Does it sometimes make you pause and think about what you’re doing? Andrew Grimes calls such moments meta-moments. He walks us through why […]

Becoming a More Thoughtful User Experience Designer | UX Magazine

By | May 7th, 2015|Articles, UX|

The difference between creating good experiences and amazing experiences often comes down to how thoughtful we can remain during the design process.

Source: Becoming a More Thoughtful User Experience Designer | UX […]

Getting Ahead of the Game: Challenges and Methods in Games User Research

By | May 4th, 2015|Articles, UX|

I have long said that the UX world stands to learn alot about user behavior from video games. As an avid gamer, I found this article really helpful in outlining the current […]

Google Ventures On How To Design A Killer Website | Co.Design | business + design

By | April 28th, 2015|Articles, UX|

To build the best consumer website, go shopping, says GV’s Michael Margolis.

Source: Google Ventures On How To Design A Killer Website | Co.Design | business + design

The Score Bug: A Case Study on Creating Digital On-Screen. – Medium

By | April 25th, 2015|Articles, Sports, UX|

As an avid Liverpool supporter, I often imagine redesigning the UI of the on-screen displays. This is a really cool case study exploring that very topic.

The Score Bug: A Case Study […]

7 Tips for Designing Apps for Women

By | April 24th, 2015|Articles, UX|

As someone who recently had to design an app for women and spent time surveying those around me, I found my results to be right in line with this article. Well-written and […]

Designing Settings — Medium

By | April 23rd, 2015|Articles, UX|

Great article/rant on bad examples of settings and good ways to solve them.. Here’s their summary: “Settings however used very infrequently are an important aspect of your product. When designing settings use […]

The Next Big Thing In Design? Less Choice

By | April 16th, 2015|Articles, UX|

Decision fatigue is a real thing. I cannot emphasize that enough. Do whatever you can to take that burden off of the user.

The Next Big Thing In Design? Less Choice.

CUBI: A User Experience Model for Project Success | UX Magazine

By | April 14th, 2015|Articles, UX|

A really nice model for successful UX projects. Nothing new or revolutionary, just better organized.

CUBI: A User Experience Model for Project Success | UX Magazine.

Information Flow & The God Interface — Medium

By | March 11th, 2015|Articles, UX|

What’s the God algorithm for this? — Well, when sorting a list, obviously God wouldn’t bother with a stupid Bubble Sort or Quick Sort or Shell Sort like us mere mortals, God would just […]

How Bad UX Killed Jenny — Medium

By | February 24th, 2015|Articles, UX|

Bad UX kills. Literally.

How Bad UX Killed Jenny — Medium.

Onboarding Academy by Appcues

By | February 23rd, 2015|UX|

Onboarding was and still is one of my biggest endeavors and this academy was one of my favorite resources while getting started.

Onboarding Academy — Appcues.

How to design for thumbs in the Era of Huge Screens – Scott Hurff

By | February 20th, 2015|Articles, Mobile, UX|

If you don’t think larger screens are the future, please read this article. Some of our most common UI patterns need to evolve to accomodate this trend.

How to design for thumbs […]

UI Pattern: VICE VERSA – diagonal UI optimized for single hand IX on Behance

By | February 16th, 2015|Articles, Inspiration, UX|

These are the types of patterns that we need to become standard. Beautiful.
VICE VERSA – diagonal UI optimized for single hand IX on Behance.

Great Article: Why We Should Design Some Things to Be Difficult to Use | WIRED

By | February 16th, 2015|Articles, Interesting, UX|

Well-written article on the “joy of mastery” and why it’s important to focus on complexity as well as simplicity when building products.

Why We Should Design Some Things to Be Difficult to Use […]

Great Article: LukeW | Showing Passwords on Log-In Screens

By | February 9th, 2015|Articles, UX|

Good explanation as to why you should allow the user to quickly see his password. Also has good hints and best practices.

LukeW | Showing Passwords on Log-In Screens.

Great Article: Designing For The Elderly: Ways Older People Use Digital Technology Differently – Smashing Magazine

By | February 9th, 2015|Articles, Technology, UX, Web Design|

Designing For The Elderly: Ways Older People Use Digital Technology Differently – Smashing Magazine.

Great Article: How To Decide What Ideas To Prototype | Co.Design | business + design

By | February 8th, 2015|Articles, Design, Interfaces, Prototyping, UX, Web Design|

How To Decide What Ideas To Prototype | Co.Design | business + design.