Discussion Archive

1 Feb 2005 - 3:28pm
Dave Malouf

"concept car"

Don Norman and Christina Wodtke on Concept Cars:

-- dave

25 Jan 2011 - 12:48am
3 years ago
1 reply
Melvin Jay Kumar

Looking for User Experience professionals based in Singapore

Hello All,

Apologies for the cross posting.
I am looking for user experience professionals based in Singapore for the organization I am working in.

Company Info: The company is an American MNC and you will be working in a global team.

You should have an education and/ or experience in any of the user experience fields such as :

a) Information Architecture,
b) Human Factors,
c) HCI,
d) Interaction Design
e) related others....

9 Apr 2007 - 10:01pm
7 years ago
1 reply
mary keitelman

Calibri for ecommerce website?

(re-post)Does anyone know of any statistics out there of how common it is for users to have the free Microsoft type face, Calibri, downloaded?

18 Mar 2009 - 2:55pm

Early Bird for UX Workshops with Louis Rosenfeld and James Kalbach ends April 2


I'm pleased to announce three interesting workshops about User
Experience in May 09 in Hamburg (Germany):

May 18: 'Enterprise Information Architecture' - Louis Rosenfeld
May 19: 'Commercial Ethnography' - James Kalbach
May 20: 'Personas and Mental Models' - James Kalbach

Early bird pricing is available until April 2, 2009.

18 May 2009 - 9:51am
5 years ago
2 replies

Windows mobile 7 non-touch user interface

Whoops - the article is at http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=2787, with a
link to the relevant slides at http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=2787.

2009/5/18 Francis Norton <francis.norton at gmail.com>

> According to a leaked slide deck, Windows mobile 7 supports using a
> hand-held device's camera to recognise user gestures even when it is not
> being

14 Oct 2004 - 3:20pm
Umesh Persad

Your views: How to characterise people for design?

If you had to list the characteristics of users that would be important
to consider
in designing a product, then what would they be?

I am interested in finding out your thoughts about user characteristics and
its use in design.

21 Feb 2007 - 5:52pm
7 years ago
3 replies
Jay Morgan

task hierarchy in web 2/RIA apps

can you all suggest examples showing how designers used distinct controls
for each level in a hierarchy of tasks in web 2/ajax?

for example:
a level 3 task is the highest and can contain several level 2 tasks.

20 Jul 2006 - 11:20am

Job Opportunity - xHTML, CSS, JavaScript

Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (NYSE: "SAY") is one of India's largest
software solutions companies. We are present in 55* countries, across 6
continents. Over 28,000* dedicated and highly skilled IT professionals, work
in development centers in India, the USA, the UK, the UAE, Canada, Hungary,
Singapore, Malaysia, China, Japan and Australia* and serve over 469* global
companies, including over 156* Fortune 500 corporations.
(* - Figures as of March 31, 2006).

13 Feb 2008 - 11:45am
6 years ago
2 replies
Gregor Kiddie

Evil Datagrids! ( was Thoughts on Alan Cooper's Keynote )

" Datagrids are the evil demonic spawn of feable minds and people of
small souls!!!"

As a part-time UI dev on a Datagrid (and form) heavy Flex app, what
exactly is it you guys find so objectionable about Datagrids?

8 Nov 2007 - 8:52pm
Esteban Barahona

the folder (and desktop) metaphor should be deprecated

decades ago, when computing was becoming more mainstream and personal
(Macintosh, PC revolution, firsts GUIs, ...), the desktop metaphor was
invented. This arguably helped make friendlier a computer to new people.