Discussion Archive: March 2010

18 Mar 2010 - 4:24pm
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Mathew Sanders
2009

Bringing attention to overlooked feature

As a favour, I've been asked for my opinion and possible solution for a usability problem.

Imagine a website that gives a calendar grid of prices for each day and you can view a month at a time.

To change the month, there is a horizontal slider above the calendar grid, but when I watched someone use the page they commented that they wanted to change to a later month but missed the slider completely.

(you can view the page in action here: http://bit.ly/bObHbu)

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18 Mar 2010 - 3:40pm
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mwioncek
2009

PDF Mockups

Hi,

Has anyone made any attempt at turning mockups or high fidelity prototypes built in HTML with javascript into a usable PDF file that maintains functionality?  I'm looking at ways of preserving this information (in my case mockups that have alternate views controlled by javascript) in pdf form.  If anyone has done this I'm curious what the process was.  Was there specific changes that had to be made to the scripting code etc...

18 Mar 2010 - 1:53pm
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Jennifer Wolfgang
2010

Stock Exchange ticker widget/module?

This may be an odd question here, but I figure someone might have had experience with this...

I'm in the process of updating our Investor Relations pages and I'd like to pull in a ticker not unlike that in the upper right corner of: http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/IR/ and http://investor.symantec.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=89422&p=irol-irhome (this is Edgar-online, from what I can tell, a pay-service).

The issues I'm having are:

18 Mar 2010 - 1:41pm
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Nathan at Bestica
2010

HOW Design Conference Denver June 6-9th

The HOW Design Conference is coming to Denver, June 6-9, 2010! This year the annual creativity, business and technology conference will feature even more essential information and inspiration for graphic designers, including:

18 Mar 2010 - 1:11pm
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Nathan at Bestica
2010

[Announcement]: Would you check out our recent UX Career Video

We are making another Video on " How to Ace your Career in User Experience" where we are interviewing senior level UX professionals and getting their advice on:

" What message do they have for the UX community so they can grow in their career."

18 Mar 2010 - 1:04pm
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Greg Petroff
2004

Bill Buxton at Mix 2010

Nice talk from this weeks MIX conference by Bill Buxton

http://live.visitmix.com/MIX10/Sessions/DS16?type=wmv

-greg

 

18 Mar 2010 - 12:46pm
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4 years ago
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NikkiK
2010

HCI/IDIA Graduate School Programs Insight

Hi Everyone,

I am a brand new to these boards but was hoping that several people can post their advice and recommendations to my questions.

18 Mar 2010 - 10:02am
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Kenneth Vella
2009

Scene7 for ecom product views

Hello everyone, can you show me some examples of Adobe Scene7 being used effectively for product view.

Thank You

Ken

18 Mar 2010 - 9:49am
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Larry Marine
2005

Web app color scheme research

Can you recommend a good resource (blog, white paper, book) that discusses human factors as it relates to colors used in web app design.  I am specifically seeking information regarding black vs. white color schemes and how people feel about both/each.

18 Mar 2010 - 7:16am
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jonkarpoff
2009

Migrating customers to a new registration system

I am working on a B2C site that is centralizing multiple divisions into a single site. Need to migrate customers from old authentication systems to the new one. Can't auto-migrate credentials (not unique on an enterprise level). (1) Anyone have experience doing this? (2) Any POV on best practices vis a vis UX, customer satisfaction, (3) if a grace period is provided how long should it be (user vistation frequency = monthly.