Discussion Archive: January 2008

29 Jan 2008 - 4:58pm
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Alexander Baxevanis
2007

Pen Tablet recommendations sought

Hi Miranda,

just bought the "Bamboo" as a Christmas gift for a friend. He is very
good at sketching in pen and papers, and judging from the designs he's
now making, it shouldn't take more than a couple of weeks for somebody
to familiarise themselves with such an input method. The tablet driver
controls the standard mouse pointer, so you can control any app
through the tablet. All serious graphic design apps are also able to
get the "pressure" information for the tablet (i.e.

29 Jan 2008 - 3:55pm
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Eva Snee
2008

JOB: User Experience Designer - Renton, WA - Tyler Technologies - Full Time

User Experience Designer

Tyler Technologies, Renton, WA

Responsible for ensuring the prototype for the software is designed so that
the best-in-industry next generation of software products are delivered to
support the User Experience project.

Responsibilities

Help define the vision for the user experience for our products.

Collaborate with co-workers (such as user researchers, program managers,
product planners, user assistance, and developers) to understand our
partners and customer's needs and propose design solutions to meet those
needs.

29 Jan 2008 - 3:21pm
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6 years ago
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Jack L. Moffett
2005

Savannah Airport

I was just informed that my flight out after the conference has been
moved back to 5:40. Given that the conference is scheduled to end at
4:30, I'm guessing I'm going to have to duck out early. Is there
anyone familiar with the area that could give me an idea of how much
time I should allow myself? I want to miss as little as possible!

Thanks,
Jack

Jack L.

29 Jan 2008 - 12:48pm
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6 years ago
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Eric Manke
2007

JOB: Senior User Interface and Interaction Designer, San Jose, Recruiter, Full Time

*Title: Senior User Interface and Interaction Designer
Job Type: Full-Time*
*Location: San Jose, CA*

A rapidly growing, social networking site for teens is seeking a Senior
UI and Interaction Designer to create user-centered design processes to
make a more intuitive, frictionless and cohesive virtual world. Strong
candidates will have experience leading the design for one or more
complex Web-based services and a broad understanding of the methods for
their creation, including participatory design and rapid prototyping.

29 Jan 2008 - 12:10pm
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Peter Merholz
2004

Adaptive Path's MX Conference - Early Reg Ends Sunday

Institutees--

Early bird pricing for MX: Managing Experience Through Creative
Leadership ends on Sunday. It takes place April 20-22 at the Mark
Hopkins.

http://adaptivepath.com/events/2008/apr

I invite you to join us in San Francisco for this year’s conference,
where we’ll explore the many challenges managers face and discuss what
it takes to get great experiences out into the world.

29 Jan 2008 - 4:33am
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6 years ago
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Jostein Magnussen
2005

Bad Usability Calendar 2008

Hi

A new edition of the (in)famous Norwegian Bad Usability Calendar is
here. Check out the fresh examples of exaggerated use fancy of Web 2.0
design, cover flow, personalization, pull-down menus and more..

Download PDF here: www.badusability.com

20 000 downloads so far. This year you can also upload a picture of the
calendar hanging in your office or over your bed.

Anyone want to translate it? So far we have English, French, Norwegian,
Swedish, Danish, Portugese and Chinese on the way.

29 Jan 2008 - 12:53am
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Chicago IxDA4
2007

[Event] Chicago IxDA - Feb. 13th - Recap of Interaction08

Hello fellow Chicagoans,

Even though IxDA's Interaction08 conference has yet to occur, we here in
Chicago are certain there will be much to bring home and discuss. Please
join us on Wednesday, February 13th as we bring the topics back to life.
Your participation is integral to this!

Many thanks to our good friends at Roundarch for graciously opening their
doors for February's meeting.

February 13th
Roundarch
350 North LaSalle Street, 12th floor (Kinzie and LaSalle Street)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Please RSVP to this email by Monday, February 11th.

28 Jan 2008 - 9:51pm
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Jeremy Yuille
2007

# JOB # Research Assistant # Melbourne, AU # ACID / RMIT University # casual (part time)

HI all,
The Loupe project is seeking a Research Assistant to assist with
project administration and coordination of reporting and field trials.

The role is a 0.5 casual position, starting immediately, located at
the Melbourne city campus of RMIT University.
http://tinyurl.com/yt8rnr

The project is researching the visualisation of social software spaces
used for knowledge management, and is funded by the Australasian CRC
for Interaction Design - http://acid.net.au

As part of the ACID network, you'll be working w

28 Jan 2008 - 8:41pm
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Ryan Lum
2006

(JOB) Interaction Design Consultant-Recruiter-Downtown Seattle

We are looking for the next great Interaction Designer to take charge with design-focused client engagements. Our client, based in Seattle, WA focuses specifically on interaction design for companies of all shapes and sizes. Similar to the standard consulting gig, you will be immersed in an ever-changing environment where you will enjoy the excitement of working on diverse projects. Conversely, the opportunity presents the luxuries of a full-time position where you are in a constant location work consistently with the same top-notch designers and usability experts.

28 Jan 2008 - 7:07pm
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6 years ago
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Wendy Fischer
2004

interaction design groups for women?

anybody know of any specific targeted industry groups for women in software design? I'm looking for something in the bay area.

-Wendy