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5 Apr 2011 - 4:52am

[reminder] UX Paris Conference April 7 - Remote Search by Nate Bolt

Just a gentle reminder...

Next UX Paris Meeting - conference and drink

What: Remote Search by Nate Bolt (in English)

When: April 7th, 8pm

19 Feb 2009 - 4:56pm

Embeddable fonts for PowerPoint

In trying to avoid a fiat from management against non-Microsoft fonts
in my PowerPoint presentations, I've been learning more about how to
embed fonts within a PowerPoint 2007 presentation.

Microsoft's reference on the subject was my first destination:

This site actually included the technical details of PP font embedding
that I was looking for:

I instaled this Windo

20 May 2005 - 10:54am
10 years ago
1 reply
Kyle Pero

Philly ACM Event, 6/13, 7-9pm, Speaker, Mona Patel of HFI!

Apologies for cross-posting

PhiCHI, the Philadelphia region's chapter of the ACM SIGCHI, is hosting an event
that is open to anyone interested in attending.

When: Monday, June 13; 7-9pm

Where: University of Pennsylvania – Levine Hall 101 - Wu & Chen Auditorium
3330 Walnut Street (between 33rd & 34th St.), Philadelphia, PA
Campus map: http://www.facilities.upenn.edu/mapsBldgs/view_map.php3?id=407

Registration Fee: FREE! (RSVP required.


Concept Is Solution to Smart Homes

Not only that every home owners, developers, investors requires home
automation in compliance to the green global awareness for saving
energy yet the vital subject of a company that will provide the right

Since that automation is in its vast demand, it has grown under a big
umbrella in the market emerging from many different companies.

Company’s schemes vary from their products to its pricing to the
volume of requirements and needs.

Smarthome™ and HDL joined with their ingeniousity and as encouraged
by the compassion to their client and experience with different

17 Nov 2009 - 3:23am

Job - Interaction/Visual Designer - Web and Software Applications Experience Preferred - Ventura County - Full Time - Recruiter

Interaction/Visual Designer - Web and Software Applications Experience

Location: Ventura County (One hour north of Los Angeles)

Skills you will need: Experience defining information architecture, visual
design and/or interaction design for software applications, web applications
and/or a significant e-commerce website, UX


* Ensures that design work is consistent with documented design

9 Nov 2009 - 5:38pm
6 years ago
2 replies
Elizabeth Bacon

Conan update (redux)

Hi folks,

I wanted to post this message a second time as it's an important
update and an opportunity for community feedback if you so desire.

Please see the main update announcement here:

The principal part I wanted to re-share is that we have published the
Conan Design Doc for all to see: http://bit.ly/17LHAJ . This material
represents the fruits of over 10 months of work from the
all-volunteer IxDA Conan team.

20 Apr 2009 - 11:38pm
Josh Damon Williams

Focus group recruitment in SF/Bay Area > Prototypers wanted for Adobe Catalyst focus group

Hi --

I'm sending this for one of IxDA SF's sponsors, so if you're interested in
participating please contact the person listed in the email below, and not

They're looking for IxDA folks with an interest/background in prototyping to
talk with them about their new product, Catalyst (formerly Thermo). I saw a
demo of Catalyst at Web 2.0 Expo, and can personally say it's really
frickin' cool.

1 Dec 2008 - 12:06pm
Leigh Carrick-Moore

JOB London User Experience Manager/Senior Interaction Designer Permanent

Overall purpose of the role/key tasks:

Reporting to the Head of Product, the purpose of this role is to:

* Create, maintain and be accountable for the entire user
interaction model and overall visual design of the network of sites and

* Influence the strategy of the medium to longer term Product

With line management responsibility for a User Interface developer, you will
be responsible for all deliverables within the areas of both interaction and
visual design (information architecture, design, prototyping, client-side
development), playing a key r

4 Aug 2008 - 2:36pm
7 years ago
10 replies
Bob Dickson

Getting into interaction design

Hi all,

A couple of questions to put to the readers here.

I have a degree in psych and a PhD in HCI both from good universities
and want to get a steady position in this field. I've done industrial
work (human factors multi-company collaboration into commercial
aircraft cockpit design - assessment and some design) and commercial
work (workflow apps both desktop & web-based, scientific desktop app,
oil exploration app - design, assessment, development) and educational
(commercial VLE - assessment).

9 Jan 2010 - 9:46pm
Jonathan Cohen

NYCUPA presents Jared Spool at Bloomberg: Revealing Design Treasures from The Amazon: 1/19 at 6PM

Register at http://nycupa.org

1/19, Tuesday
6:00-7:00: Networking and Refreshments
7:00-7:15: Announcements
7:15-8:30: Presentation and Q&A
8:30-9:30: More Networking and Refreshments

Bloomberg L.P., 731 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10022

On its surface, Amazon.com just seems like a large e-commerce site,
albeit a successful one.