Discussion Archive: June 2012

20 Jun 2012 - 8:53am
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shoobe01
2007

A tool to help design for fingers and eyes, instead of pixels

There are limits to how much you can understand users' interaction with your mobile app or site if you just stick to pixels, and never leave your computer screen. You need to get designs on the device, and check if text, buttons and icons are visible, and safely clickable. 

The only  way to do this on every platform, is measuring with some sort of real life, physical object. Instead of muddling through with other tools, I made a tool specifically for doing this on mobile devices:

http://4ourth.com/wiki/4ourth%20Mobile%20Touch%20Template

William Hudson
2009

User-Centred Design Conference (London) and Webinars Reminder

(Apologies if you receive more than one of these.)

User-Centred Design Conference and Webinars

This note is an introduction to a two-day conference organized by the UK's most influential usability and UX organizations being held in London on 9th and 10th November and a brief reminder of our Visual Design for Usability webinar this coming Thursday at 16:30 London time.

UCD 2012 London Conference
William Hudson
2009

Reminder: Visual Design for Usability Webinar next Thursday

(Apologies if you receive this message more than once.)
 
Reminder: Visual Design for Usability Webinar on 21 June at 16:30 London Time
 
The second of our series of Guerrilla UCD webinars is next Thursday 21 June.
13 Jun 2012 - 11:25am
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Steve Portigal
2004

Call for image contributions to my book

I'm in the early production/final editing stages of my book The Art and Craft of User Research Interviewing
(http://rosenfeldmedia.com/books/user-interviews/) and am looking for images to enhance the text.
12 Jun 2012 - 7:24pm
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gnudelman
2009

Android 4.0, Siri and Tangible Future of Voice Search UX

Today, Apple announced a bunch of enhancements to Siri and voice search. How does Siri UX compare with Android 4.0? What’s just around the corner for Voice Search? 

http://www.designcaffeine.com/articles/android-4-0-siri-and-tangible-future-of-voice-search-ux/

12 Jun 2012 - 7:23pm
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gnudelman
2009

Android 4.0, Siri and Tangible Future of Voice Search UX

Today, Apple announced a bunch of enhancements to Siri and voice search. How does Siri UX compare with Android 4.0? What’s just around the corner for Voice Search? 

http://www.designcaffeine.com/articles/android-4-0-siri-and-tangible-future-of-voice-search-ux/

12 Jun 2012 - 7:17pm
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gnudelman
2009

Android 4.0, Siri and Tangible Future of Voice Search UX

Today, Apple announced a bunch of enhancements to Siri and voice search. How does Siri UX compare with Android 4.0? What’s just around the corner for Voice Search? 

http://www.designcaffeine.com/articles/android-4-0-siri-and-tangible-future-of-voice-search-ux/

12 Jun 2012 - 7:16pm
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gnudelman
2009

Android 4.0, Siri and Tangible Future of Voice Search UX

Today, Apple announced a bunch of enhancements to Siri and voice search. How does Siri UX compare with Android 4.0? What’s just around the corner for Voice Search? 

http://www.designcaffeine.com/articles/android-4-0-siri-and-tangible-future-of-voice-search-ux/

12 Jun 2012 - 1:06pm
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Brenda Sanderson
2009

22 June deadline - 2012 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

The ADAA is an international competition for students, recent graduates and faculty - celebrating and recognizing achievement in design across 13 student and 3 faculty categories - including 6 student categories and 1 faculty category for interactive media.

11 Jun 2012 - 2:36pm
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Louis Rosenfeld
2007

new book: The Mobile Frontier by Rachel Hinman

 

(apologies for cross posting)

Rachel Hinman's much-anticipated book, The Mobile Frontier: A Guilde for Designing Mobile Experiences, is now available for purchase!