Discussion Archive: January 2010

22 Jan 2010 - 10:06am
Fil Sapienza

Usability satire

For those interested in a bit of a break from the daily grind, a somewhat satirical usability account at <a href="http://www.cmtj.org/blog/archives/20">Vicissitudes of Usability Testing (http://www.cmtj.org/blog/archives/20)</a>.

22 Jan 2010 - 9:23am
patrick sheridan

Looking for an extra IXDA Registration

I feel a bit like the guy who walks around the Grateful Dead concert
parking lot with his finger in the air looking for a ticket :)

Anyone not able to make the conference please let me know as I'd love to attend.


Pat Sheridan
UX, Three Pillar Global

22 Jan 2010 - 9:09am
dunx bee

JOB ~ UX Designer ~ London UK ~ Caplin Systems ~ Full Time

We are looking to recruit a UX designer, to join me in the UX team at
Caplin in London.

Email me your CV to either: duncan.brown at caplin.com or dunx.bee at gmail.com
Job spec below:


This is an opportunity to join the UX team of a creative,
fast-growing, profitable, independent software company.

Caplin Systems is a world leader in Web technology for fi

22 Jan 2010 - 7:20am
6 years ago
2 replies
Elizabeth Buie

Unused IxD10 registration for sale

I have an IxD10 registration I can't use. (I'll be going, but my friend has had something come up and won't be able to join me.) Would anyone like to take it off my hands? Early registration price.


22 Jan 2010 - 6:47am
Tim Ostler

JOB: Mid-Level User Experience Architect, Central London (Permanent)

Tribal DDB are looking for a Mid-Level User Experience Architect (Permanent).

About Tribal DDB:

Tribal DDB is the digital arm of DDB. You may know us from sites such
as volkswagen.co.uk and guinness.com, or prominent recent campaigns
such as thegtiproject.com for VW (still live) and
monopolycitystreets.com for Hasbro (now ended).

22 Jan 2010 - 5:37am
Giridhar Chandr...

"discuss at ixda.org"


I am building a solution for a native mobile application on BrewMP and
Android platform.
The solution must be common for both BrewMP and Android platforms.

The Issue:
The user searches for a contact or a group in the search page.
The search results must be displayed in the screen.
The search results could be retrieved from local contacts, local groups,
central server contacts database or central server groups database.
(The central server is like yellow pages.)

Now I am stuck up at giving a solution to differentiate the search results
based on the categories above.

Possible solutions a

21 Jan 2010 - 7:25pm
6 years ago
7 replies

UX in China

Hi all,

Some of my friends are planing to start a small UX design company in
shanghai. Is there anyone know more about the market there?

e.g, which is the major city where is more active in UX stuff?
Which industry do they get projects from normally?
Is there any such local companies there?

Hope someone could provide more info. Thanks a lot.

21 Jan 2010 - 4:11pm
Greg Scherzo

JOB - 4 week contract - Hartford CT

A client of mine in Hartford CT is in need of an Information Architect for a 4 week project.

Responsibilities include looking at existing design and IA to come up with the IA / user experience for a couple of screens.

Michelle Hopkins

Interactive Designer position in Omaha, NE with Hayneedle - On Internet Retails Hot 100 list! Full-time

Hayneedle owns and operates over 220 online specialty stores. Products
are focused on home and lifestyle serving the underserved markets
online. We provide variety in a sea of sameness.
Our Interactive Designer will work closely with Creative, Product
development and IT to establish a branded interactive experience
through the use of HTML, CSS, JS, jQuery and other JS libraries. We
need a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to role up their sleeves
and get the job done - a thinker and a coder all wrapped into one.

21 Jan 2010 - 2:47pm
6 years ago
1 reply

6 month contract with top company: Mid-Senior Interaction Designer

I don't want to put a huge amount of information here, so please
email me directly for a full job description at tdehnert at aquent.com.
This should prove to be a very interesting long term project with a
top company here in the bay.

Work with a phenomenal team that also happens to work remotely two
days a week!