Discussion Archive: January 2010

15 Jan 2010 - 12:24pm
6 years ago
26 replies
Hugh Griffith

The Red Cross donation form

After recently talking with my wife about making a donation to the Red Cross
(to support the Haiti recovery effort), I went and had a look at their
donation form. All in all it's pretty weak. Which is unfortunate given how
important their organization is. I don't think it's so bad that people would
abandon donating, but I think we'd all agree there's a lot of room for

Anyhow, I was thinking we as an organization could lend our support and
offer to improve it.

15 Jan 2010 - 12:42am
6 years ago
22 replies
Jessica Petersen

Will you be at SXSW Interactive?

I would love to organize an IxDA meet-up during SXSW. Who is

14 Jan 2010 - 5:12pm
Elizabeth Peterson

Job - Senior Interaction Designer - On-site in NYC - Freelance

Hi IxDA –

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14 Jan 2010 - 2:56pm
6 years ago
4 replies
Hilary Bienstock

questions about personas, research sharing, remote usability

Hi, all,

A few questions about personas and other topics relevant to this group.

1. At my work we've made up a set of personas. Now we want to be able toidentify which persona users are through a recruit (i.e. a few questions) rather than through an
hour-long interview. Ideally, we'd like to be able to get people into
the lab who match a specific persona -- but of course, we can't screen
demographically to get them. Any ideas?

2. Does anyone have any experiencesharing findings among
a large department of researchers, user experience designers, and

14 Jan 2010 - 9:46am
Bill DeRouchey

Only 3 Weeks until Interaction10, and 50 Slots Left!

Interaction10 starts only three weeks from today and we're getting
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about the practice of interaction design and to celebrate this great
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And it's going to sell out!

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If you were thinking about registering for Interaction10, make sure
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14 Jan 2010 - 9:00am
6 years ago
1 reply
Jiri Jerabek

Leeds UX meetup

Hi all,

wanted to ask if anybody would be interested in Leeds (Yorkshire) UX/IA

There is a thread about it on London IA
so if anybody will be interested please get in touch.

We need to agree on date, time and place yet.



Jiri Jerabek

13 Jan 2010 - 11:08pm

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13 Jan 2010 - 10:16pm
Brent Rogers

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13 Jan 2010 - 9:02pm
Brandon Satanek

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13 Jan 2010 - 9:00pm
Brandon Satanek

JOB :: Senior User Experience / Interaction Designer :: Southwest MI :: Whirlpool :: Full-Time

Looking for a way to make a difference in the daily lives of millions
of people? Would you like to influence the next generation of
products used by your friends and family?