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30 Jul 2014 - 6:09pm
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8 weeks ago
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beth koloski
2006

One day Design Thinking class, NYC Aug 15

Hello IXDAers, if you are looking for an intro level Design Thinking class, we have come to your rescue! Send that person you are trying to bring around to Design Thinking or using research to inform design. You could join yourself for a fun opportunity to chew on a challenging design problem. Past attendees have included design professionals and others curious about Design Thinking. Bring some new tools to your problem-solving and design toolkit along the way.

19 Sep 2014 - 3:20am
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mehmet
2010

UX at emails

There are lots of discussions of the usability of the email clients. But not much about the email itself. For example let's discuss the 'disclaimer'. I understand that some companies have concerns and needs it. But it is not useful in a thread and as a customer I don't need to read this disclaimer everytime. Are there any examples to make it better?

 

12 May 2010 - 2:53pm
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4 years ago
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iOddJobBob
2010

Position of Login/Register button

We are currently doing a study for a site and are debating where the login/register link should be on the site. Where do users generally perceive it to be? Are there any case studies on this topic? thanks in advance!

21 Jul 2014 - 1:58pm
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7 weeks ago
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Louis Rosenfeld
2007

new book: Design for Kids by Deb Gelman

Hi all; just a note that we've just published a new title—Deb Gelman's Design for Kids: Digital Products for Playing and Learning. Here's the back jacket blurb:
15 Jul 2014 - 10:21am
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8 weeks ago
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Marc-Oliver
2010

New Interactive Widget Library out for AXURE Users – based on Google's Design Language 'MATERIAL'

I am happy to share with you another awesome widget library for Axure lovers. The MATERIAL UI KIT is a new interactive widget library for Android mobile, tablet, desktop and wearables. All components are based on Google's new Material Design Guidelines and Baseline Grid. Elements align to an 8 dp square baseline grid (12px mobile, 10px tablet & desktop).

10 Jul 2008 - 11:27am
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6 years ago
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Marty DeAngelo
2007

Marking Required vs. Optional form fields

When creating a form, do you feel that it is more advantageous to mark
the required fields, even if they are in the majority? I ask because
I'm working on some guidelines for a client, and there is some debate
about which way to go with this. After reading Luke Wroblewski's book,
"Web Form Design: Filling In the Blanks", I have to agree with his
sentiment about indicating the MINORITY of the form elements:

FROM 'Web Form Design': "Many times there actually are
good reasons for indicating what is required when updating or creating a
record online.

23 Sep 2014 - 6:36am
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3 weeks ago
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Tim Schneidermeier
2010

Call for Your Participation – Session: “Practicing what we Preach”

As researchers and practitioners we help companies and organizations to design easy-to-use, usable, useful, and pleasurable websites. Sometimes, we seem to be "the shoemaker's children." We sometimes lack the time to put as much effort in our own websites as we advise others to do.

30 May 2014 - 12:04pm
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15 weeks ago
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Marc-Oliver
2010

New FLAT UI Pattern Library for AXURE Users and Fans of Rapid Prototyping

I am happy to share with you an awesome collection of useful components and interactive building blocks that I've been creating in AXURE for the last couple of months.

15 Aug 2014 - 9:35am
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5 weeks ago
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morville
2010

Intertwingled

Jeffrey Zeldman says Intertwingled is about information architecture:

"In the information age, we are all information architects, says Morville in this fresh and fascinating take on the discipline he played a huge part in creating. Drawing on nature, culture, history, and science, plus decades of deep personal experience helping major clients, Morville finds new and profound meaning in the business of helping users to find their way."

Brenda Laurel says Intertwingled is about interaction design:

4 Aug 2014 - 12:26pm
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7 weeks ago
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uxmovement
2010

UX T-Shirt

Made this awesome t-shirt that says "I <3 UX" on it. I've seen a lot of other ones out there, but I think this one is the best designed. The heart is beautifully shaped and the letters are light and elegant. This shirt will not be available ever again after the campaign ends.

Buy your shirt:

I Love UX T-Shirt