Discussion Archive: February 2008

11 Feb 2008 - 10:44am
8 years ago
1 reply
Alex Kirtland

Interview with Gong Szeto of OptionsHouse

I just posted an interesting email interview with Gong Szeto of OptionsHouse. He talks about designing a retail options trading site, and the importance of good design as a differentiator.

If you're interested you can read it here: http://www.usablemarkets.com/?p=223

~alex kirtland (usablemarkets.com)

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11 Feb 2008 - 9:45am
8 years ago
3 replies
Todd Warfel

Thanks to all at IxDA

I just wanted to thank everyone for coming to the IxDA conference. I
wanted to thank all the extremely talented speakers, those who
tirelessly organized and put on this conference, and all the attendees
who showed up and made this one of the best conferences I've ever been
to. It definitely met my expectations.

I also wanted to thank everyone who attended and participated in my
prototyping workshop.

11 Feb 2008 - 9:42am
8 years ago
3 replies

Monday. Ugh!

Am I the only one who's finding this Monday particularly painful? Not
to mention it was 16 degrees this morning. Brrrr!

I feel like I need to spend a week on a mountaintop meditating on all
the things I learned over the weekend. And following up with all the
great people I met. And reading all the books I need to read. Despite
my extreme exhaustion on the (delayed) flight last night, I got
inspired to redesign the interface for my crap-ass HP printer. It's a

11 Feb 2008 - 4:52am
8 years ago
1 reply
Matt Nish-Lapidus

thoughts on interaction08, applying knowledge

hi everybody,

this has been an amazing weekend. i'd just like to thank all the
organizers, the speakers, and the other attendees that i met while in
savannah, i don't think i've ever learned so much in two days.

one thing i've been thinking about since the end of the conference
yesterday is how to apply a lot of the concepts from the weekend to my
actual work (i'm sure a lot of us having been thing about that).

11 Feb 2008 - 12:34am
Austin Mansu

eCRM Mistakes

Does anyone know of any research or articles based eCRM content design?
Things like what works, what are the biggest mistakes, what drives
recipients mad?


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11 Feb 2008 - 12:14am
Richard I. Anderson

REMINDER: PLUG: User Experience Managers and Executives Speak

Starts Wednesday...

Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2008 17:16:51 -0800
To: IxDA Discuss <discuss at ixda.org>
From: "Richard I.

10 Feb 2008 - 4:00pm
8 years ago
2 replies
Dave Malouf

Video of Interaction08

We hope to have video added to our interaction08.ixda.org program site
in a bit if time after the conference.

We are very excited to share almost all of these talks with you and
the world.

We will post an announcement when we they are published.


10 Feb 2008 - 3:39pm

2nd CfP: EuroiTV2008 - Short Papers/Posters/Demos/Doctoral Consortium - February 29th, 2008

6th European Interactive TV Conference
EuroITV 2008 Changing Television Environments

July 3rd to 4th 2008 in Salzburg, Austria http://www.EuroITV2008.org

Supported by CITIZEN MEDIA (Gold Sponsor)
Supported by Microsoft TV (Bronze Sponsor)
Supported by Nokia (Bronze Sponsor)
In cooperation with ICT&S Center / University of Salzburg
In cooperation with IFIP and ACM (SIGCHI, SIGMM, SIGWEB)

*2nd Call for Papers:*

10 Feb 2008 - 3:34pm
Karen Pascoe

JOB: FT, New York City, Instructional Design Manager, JPMorgan Chase

Instructional Design Manager
Full-time, New York City
JPMorgan Chase – Worldwide Securities Services, Client Access

The global deployment team is growing as we continue to deliver a
broad range of improvements to customer facing technology projects for
the securities servicing division of JPMorgan Chase.

We have managed extensive improvements in the user experience of
client facing technology.

10 Feb 2008 - 3:11pm
Karen Pascoe

JOB: FT, New York City, User Experience Associate/Analyst, JPMorgan Chase

User Experience Associate/Analyst
Full-time, New York City
JPMorgan Chase – Treasury and Securities Services, Client Access

The user experience team is growing as we continue to deliver a broad
range of improvements to customer facing technology projects within
the wholesale banking division of JPMorgan Chase.

We are dedicated to best practices in user-centered design as seek to
revamp the way our global client base interacts with us online.