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8 Jul 2010 - 3:24pm
6 years ago
16 replies

Separate list for Job Postings?

type: discussion status: 1 Howdy: Might we consider a separate list for job postings? This one is becoming too laborious to sift through to find good chewy discussions...

31 Jan 2007 - 1:05am
Nancy Falkenburg

Job: Sr. User Researcher-Usability/Intuit ( Mt. View, CA)/3-month contract

Our dynamic and diverse team seeks an enthusiastic senior human factors
researcher who can hit the ground running. Must have in-depth knowledge
of many types of research and the ability to teach others. Must be
willing to get your hands dirty, become excited while discussing ideas,
and excel at oral communication and client relations. Work deliverables
are data-driven and include solid recommendations that achieve ease of
use metrics and align with business goals.

14 Oct 2008 - 8:39pm
7 years ago
1 reply

JOB Mobile Application Software Engineer, Crystal City, VA, L-3 MPRI, Full Time

Job Post Position: Mobile Application Software Engineer

MPRI is seeking a creative candidate who will focus on engineering
fully compliant and accessible mobile versions of Army.mil
content. Mobile versions of Army.mil content include full fledged
mobile applications and mobile themed Web sites.. Devices that
are targeted include the RIM Blackberry and Apple iPhone.

22 Mar 2010 - 1:00pm

Ubuntu UX Change Battle Is a Great Forum For Impassioned IxD discussion

A recent article on Slashdot.org brought to light an internal batting raging on about changes to the button layout on one of the Ubuntu skins.  I found this really interesting because in reading the comments, you really get a sense of the arguments for and against changing a given feature in an overall design.  

The comments on the Ubuntu UX feature are here:

11 Feb 2005 - 11:49am
Jared M. Spool

Informal Cocktail Hour - Seattle 2/15

[Apologies if you get more than one of these. - J]


If you find yourself in the Seattle area Tuesday evening, February 15,
I want to invite you to an informal cocktail hour. A bunch of us will
be gathering just to talk about usability, information architecture,
interaction design, user experience, and whatever else is on our

16 Oct 2007 - 5:22pm

JOB: Interaction Designer, Portland OR, Ziba Design, Full Time

Position - Interaction Designer

Reference # - IXD72007

About Ziba
Ziba Design, Inc. is an internationally recognized design consultancy that
helps companies create meaningful ideas, designs, and branded experiences
that consumers crave. We have based our success on a working environment
that attracts the world’s finest creative talent, and allows them to
realize their true potential.

Ziba is looking for an Interaction Designer to join our Portland, Oregon
based Interaction Design team.

1 Dec 2004 - 4:04pm
David Hoard

RE: F2F in Los Angeles?


You asked about ways to meet other interaction designers in LA: Come to the LA-CHI holiday party-- Dec 9 in Pasadena. Contact Grace Tsao, chair of LA-CHI, for an invite.

> David Hoard
> User Experience Strategist / Designer
> Belkin Corporation
> Industrial Design Group
> 323 469-1060 ext.

11 Sep 2005 - 12:54am
10 years ago
8 replies
Jerry John

info on Button Behavior

hey all -
i need some help here! Scenario: ... when in a 'searchlist display page'
that runs into more than one page, and at the last page :- would you disable
the "Next" button? i have a reason to say why not "... that coz I can use
this instance to give the user information why there is no content to
display" ; i was wondering if it would be rude to the user to disabled a
button .... - i'm looking for a good reason to leave the button disabled ...

any takers? ? ?

Jerry John
Interaction Designer
NetContinuum Pvt Ltd

13 Sep 2009 - 3:23pm
6 years ago
3 replies
Ali Naqvi

User Experience Research Issues

I am reading a book about User Experience and came across the
following in the Research Plan chapter:

"The competitors' design is a lot less polished and much more
chaotic, yet they get twice as much traffic with a similar amount of

How can you find such information about the competitor's traffic?

Is such information available for everyone?

15 Dec 2008 - 10:11am
Kyle Pero Soucy

REMINDER: NH UPA Holiday Party - 12/17

This is just a reminder that the NH UPA holiday party will be held
this Wednesday at The Music Hall in Portsmouth. Please rsvp to info at nhupa.org
if you plan on attending. I hope to see you there!

~~Original Announcement~~

2008 is coming to an end and NH UPA has had an amazing first year as
an official UPA chapter.