Discussion Archive

4 Nov 2009 - 1:48pm
Barb Hernandez

JOB - User Experience Designer at TechSmith (Snagit, Camtasia, Morae)

User Experience Designer
Are you passionate about designing user experiences; know user interface design standards inside and out; know when to break the rules? Are your designs easy, elegant and delightful? Do you believe that people should just be able to use software and not have to learn how to use software? Can you take our products to the next level and want to help us turn user research data into world-class software?

16 Jun 2010 - 5:52pm
6 years ago
2 replies
Forrest Swilling

Re: [IxDA] transition to ipad - no hover - behaviors unclear - ideas?

In terms of the iPad environment, a touch is equivalent to a click in
a desktop environment; there is no equivalent for hover. Conversely,
there are no equivalents for many gestures (e.g., "pinch") using a

As you note, this does require a bit of adjustment in one's thinking
when designing touch interfaces but the rich possibilities make it
worth the while.

Best, Forrest

On Jun 16, 2010, at 4:47 AM, James Page wrote:

> With a touch interface if you hold your finger down is that not the
> same as a hover? While a tap is a click?or have I got this wrong?

14 Jul 2009 - 10:56pm
Bryan Owens

[EVENT] NYC Information Architecture Meetup - Wed, July 15 in Bryant Park

Just want to remind everyone that the NYC IA Meetup is tomorrow in
Bryant Park at 7pm.

Get all the details and RSVP here:


5 Apr 2011 - 2:55am
David Sless

CRI recruiting new Associate Fellows to work on Australian and International Projects

The Communication Research Institute (CRI)—a not-for-profit membership organisation—helps its Members improve their communication with the public through research, design, training, publications and advice. In a nutshell, our work is about finding the best ways of communicating with the public and then sharing this know-how with our Members.

In an important sense, CRI Fellows ARE the Institute. They are the generators and custodians of our know-how.

23 Aug 2005 - 4:58pm
Challis Hodge

Experience People Job: Director of User Experience (Chicago, IL, USA)

Director of User Experience

Experience: 7+ years
Location: Chicago, IL, USA
Status: Permanent Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Travel: As Needed
Category: Consulting/Agency/Professional Services

Description: Lead, set vision, and elevate the overall operations of the
Central Region User Expereince Team.


Managing the operations of the IA, User Research and Insights communities
within the User Experience group.
Maintain a contractor network for IA, User Research, Interaction design.
Insure overall community and Discipline team health.

10 Jul 2007 - 5:43pm
Marcia McLaughlin

JOB: UX Designer - Bellevue, WA, Ramp Technology Group, Full Time

Ramp Technology Group's User Experience (UX) practice is growing!

Seattle - - Ramp Technology Group, LLC has been named one of
Washington's Best 100 Companies to Work For by Washington CEO Magazine.

Our UX Practice is growing and we are looking to hire UX Designers.

Located in Bellevue, WA, Ramp is a leading technology consulting
company. We specialize in designing user experiences for e-commerce Web
sites, internal applications, mobile environments, and integrated home
entertainment systems.

11 May 2008 - 10:10am
8 years ago
4 replies
Abdul-Rahman Advany

Combining input and search field


I am creating a webapplications where users can add suggestions. I am using
one field for both input and search.

Here is the prototype: http://img291.imageshack.us/img291/5808/gif1tl5.gif

1. User is asked to input a suggestion
2. During input relevant suggestions are searched and given to the user
3. User can either choose to vote or to suggest

However its currently not clear that the field also functions as a search

28 Apr 2009 - 5:19am
Sean Pook

JOB: Mobile User Experience Designer / Project Manager; London, UK; Recruiter; Full Time

£To 50k + benefits

Ideal profile: Interaction design, user experience design, mobile experience, project management, people management

Cutting edge, London based mobile R&D firm is seeking a senior mobile interaction designer with either project management experience or a desire to move in that direction.

Candidates must have several years mobile IxD experience gained in an agency or client side environment.

19 Mar 2008 - 12:31pm
Kyle Pero Soucy

REMINDER: NH UPA March Meeting: Sarah Bloomer - Wednesday March 26th, 6:00 PM

This is a reminder that the NH UPA March meeting will be next
Wednesday, March 26th. Please RSVP to info at nhupa.org if you plan on

28 Dec 2008 - 11:38pm
Dave Malouf

Cross-post: Workshop at Interaction 09 | Vancouver -- Introduction to Interaction Design (1/2 day)

Howdy people,
I wanted to send out a notice to you all that as part of the list of
spectacular workshops for Interaction 09 | Vancouver
(http://interaction09.ixda.org/) I'm going to be teaching a 1/2 day
workshop, Introduction to Interaction Design.

I am approached often with the question, "Where can I start ..." with
becoming an interaction designers?