Discussion Archive

12 Feb 2004 - 4:28pm
10 years ago
1 reply

en français -A problem?

RE: "start up a french-only discussion somewhere else" (see message received down below)

I understand what you mean but...

1) the web site here: http://interactiondesigners.com/index_fr.html (which makes THIS particular address important) gathers all the people that agrees on a single term (interaction designer). And I'm interested in exchanging with those professionals.

2) This web site also proposes to define and emplement the meaning and definition of the profession by the help of all.

27 Aug 2010 - 9:23pm

UI/UX professionals wanted for Startup Weekend Toronto

Hi All,

Startup Weekend is coming to Toronto Sept 24-26, 2010.  These events are gaining tons of momentum in cities all over the world and Toronto is next.

Checkout http://toronto.startupweekend.org and http://startupweekend.org for more detailed information.

The Toronto event needs UI and UX professionals to come out and share their specilized skills to help build some amazing stuff.

27 Oct 2008 - 10:51am
IxDA Communications

Reminder: One More Week to Apply for Open IxDA Board Director Positions

A reminder that there's one week left! If you're considering stepping
forward to become an IxDA leader, make some time today to apply.

The Interaction Design Association is a global community, growing at an
amazing pace and reflecting the increasing importance and impact of
Interaction Designers on the world around us. Are you ready to rise to
the challenge and contribute your energy and passion to help guide and
shape our exciting future?

26 Sep 2011 - 9:07am

UX Drinking iPhone App released...

Don't say I didn't warn you -- Download here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ux-drinking-game/id465965671?ls=1&mt=8

The site's also at www.uxdrinkinggame.com, and it's mobile enabled.



4 Jan 2008 - 3:13pm
Celeste Cefalu

User Experience Mission Statement

Hello All,

First I'd like to say thank you to everyone who contributes to this
discussion board, it has been immensely helpful and thought provoking for
myself and my work.

I'm beginning a new position at with a large corporation with a strong brand
identity outside of the web. I will be their first User Experience Designer
for their digital properties.

7 Jan 2006 - 5:35pm
Matthew Milan

Toronto - UX Irregulars Meetup - Wed Jan 11th

Apologies in advance for the cross-post.

After a brief break for the holiday season, the Toronto UX Irregulars
are back in the saddle
(or behind the mirror), and that means it's time for another meetup.
We're meeting on Wednesday, Jan 11th at 6:30 pm at the Rhino Bar and
Grill (1249 Queen West).

2 Jul 2008 - 11:00am
Robert Hoekman, Jr.


A very insightful post from Joshua Porter, in case you missed it.



20 Jul 2010 - 8:02pm
Moses Wolfenstein

Re: [IxDA] Re: [IxDA] Do you actually possess "design" skills

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 8:09 PM, Dave Malouf <dave.ixd@gmail.com> wrote:

You don't learn how to draw b/c you are going to draw your web sites. You learn how to draw, you learn color theory, you learn grid systems, you learn semiotics so you can be a better designer.

3 Jul 2007 - 2:41pm
7 years ago
11 replies
Pawson, Mark

How can QA help UI team

I have been asked by the QA Manager how her team can help UI,
particularly in regards to any spec docs her team can refer to when
testing. Her team is under resourced so its not a matter of they are
looking for something to do. :)
Since I am a one man team in a mid size ( >2000 employees) international
company my UI involvement tends to be idea generation, lots of research
and acting as a catalyst to let other dev teams know about unique design
solutions from their colleagues around the globe. As such I do not see
value in spending my time writing huge spec documents which no one

3 Oct 2006 - 4:15pm
8 years ago
3 replies
Eugene Chen

user centered design -> overlapping circles -> boundary selection

I'm working on some product strategy at the moment.

Imagine a scenario like this:
- Book publishers need a system that lets them communicate with the
Warehouse and Authors.
- The Warehouse needs a system that lets them communicate with Publishers,
but they also have need a system to communicate with Stores and manage
Inventory, etc.

If you build the system for the Publishers, then the Warehouse now has to
use two systems, which inevitably are going to have a lot of overlapping