Discussion Archive: September 2009

30 Sep 2009 - 4:22pm
6 years ago
1 reply
Carrie Ford Hilliker

Anyone been to FOWD?

I'm thinking of heading to FOWD in November in NYC. Has anyone been
or have any thoughts?




30 Sep 2009 - 3:54pm
6 years ago
2 replies
Noreen Whysel

2009 IA Salary and Benefits Survey is now open - Please participate

The 2009 IA Institute Salary and Benefits Survey is now open at:


The survey takes only a minute or two to complete, so we hope you'll
stop by and contribute.

We have made slight edits from last year including a much simpler
matrix of responses for IA related tasks, a more normalized breakdown
of salary ranges and a further refinement of job titles and experience

30 Sep 2009 - 2:45pm
6 years ago
1 reply
Rick Spencer

Retirement websites

Anybody have experience designing for the retirement community? I'm
looking for best of class sites. Your experiences designing sites
that communicate to people judging eldercare needs? Any entré into
this space.

30 Sep 2009 - 11:17am
6 years ago
8 replies
Oleh Kovalchuke

Tab order - how to escape from a grid that uses tabs

Limit new row creation to one empty row.

Oleh Kovalchuke
Interaction Design is design of time

On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 4:12 AM, Chris Collingridge <
ccollingridge at googlemail.com> wrote:

> An interesting question has come up on one of our products, and I'd
> be interested to hear if anyone has (a) come across this before, (b)

30 Sep 2009 - 10:24am
Jared M. Spool

[PLUG] Webinar on Recruiting Users for Research w/Dana Chisnell

Hello everyone,

I don't often promote our events on this list (figuring you're sick of
hearing from me as it is), but because there's been a nice thread about
paying testing participants, I thought I'd mention today's UIE Virtual

For those of you who <snark>still believe that it's important to get
feedback from your users during the design process</snark>, you might be
wondering how you recruit these folks to be part of your research.

In today's online webinar, Dana Chisnell will be talking about the
recruitment process, from soup to nuts, including some advanced techni

30 Sep 2009 - 9:15am
Mary James

Announcements from Morgan Kaufmann Publishers

Hello everyone!

A quick update on recent goings-on here at Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.
We're excited to be publishing three UX books this fall that we hope are
of interest:

* Thoughts on Interaction Design, by Jon Kolko (NOW IN STOCK!!)
http://www.elsevierdirect.com/9780123786241 (this is a reprint of Jon's
self-published and now out of print book -- it's now available for
everyone, anywhere!)
* User Experience Re-Mastered, edited by Chauncey Wilson
(publishing 10/15/09) http://www

30 Sep 2009 - 8:29am
Kedar Nimkar

[hciidc] UI Prototyper Position within The UX group at CA, Hyderabad India

Hi all.....
I am Working in Paperplane as a User Experience Designer.
I wanted some details to pursue Ph.D. in the following areas with Mr. Joshi,

- Human-Computer Interaction
- HCI - Software Engineering Overlap
- Interaction design for Indian needs

I would also like to get in touch with students who are currently doing
their Ph.D from IIT Mumbai for some direction in courses and other details
which i would be able to take up in HCI....
Thanks a lot..
Kedar Nimkar
+91 9820 98 83 99

I want to know God's thoughts; the rest are details.

30 Sep 2009 - 7:51am

UI Prototyper Position within The UX group at CA, Hyderabad India

Hi All,

CA (formerly Computer Associates) is looking for * **UI Prototyper* for the
User- Experience Group, Hyderabad, India.

30 Sep 2009 - 7:47am

[Event] Local Chapter Meeting D&#252;sseldorf/Cologne

(english version further down)
Nun ist es soweit. Wir veranstalten das nächste IxDA Treffen kommenden
Dienstag, am 6. Oktober 2009.

Um kreative Köpfe verschiedenster Branchen zusammen zu bringen und
einen regen Austausch von Ideen, Visionen und Erfahrungen zu
ermöglichen, veranstalten wir das nächste Treffen des regionalen IxDA
Chapter (Interaction Design Association) in Düsseldorf/Köln.
IxDA steht dabei zwar im Speziellen für Interaction Design, die
Treffen wollen wir jedoch nicht auf dies beschränkt wissen.

30 Sep 2009 - 5:58am
6 years ago
1 reply
James Chudley

Looking for Ethnographic Researcher in Japan

Hi Guys,

We have a client who is looking to do some ethno research in Japan
that is likely to involve some diary studies and interviews.

Im looking for either independent researchers or research agencies to
partner with.

Please reply off list if you can help.

Best, James