Discussion Archive

1 Jul 2008 - 7:11pm
Jeffrey D. Gimzek

Online Tutorials - inspiration, best practices, examples

Hi All,

Well, fresh from my overwhelming UX/IX success with conversions at
glassdoor.com (over 50,000 contributions via complicated forms in less
than 3 weeks), I have taken my show on the road...

23 Jan 2012 - 3:45pm
3 years ago
7 replies

Audio mapping: "too near" and "too far"

Does anyone know of a good natural audio mapping for "too close" and "too far away"?

Users are using a laser scanning device to capture a 3D shape. The device functions well within a certain range distance from the shape, less so when getting closer or further away from it. The software should provides audio feedback to indicate where the user is in relation to the ideal distance.

24 Jul 2008 - 1:14pm
Jackie O\'Hare

(Job) Staff User Experience Lead/ IA - NYC - Recruiter

My client, a premier interactive strategy, design, and development
agency with major Fortune 500 clients is looking for an Experience Lead
to direct the research, usability, and interaction design of their
projects. The ideal person is a user experience professional devoted to
creating innovative, clever solutions on interactive projects. Someone
who thinks strategically and creatively, who can focus on all project
phases from initial research through launch.

5 Mar 2012 - 6:33am

opportunities for a Software Engineer

Hi everyone!

I'm a student who is probably going for a Software Engineering BSc degree in the UK. All the universities that I have interest in, have some kind of focus on design and the creative parts.

But I'm wondering, because I'm sure I going to end up in the IxD/HCI field.
What i want to know is the following....

28 May 2011 - 9:20am

Tickets Now on Sale for the 2011 User Experience Awards

The User Experience Awards showcase the value of User Experience in creating successful digital products and services. This event is a partnership between NYC IxDA, NYC-CHI, NYC UPA and the IA Meetup. It features jurors Chloe Gottlieb, Bryan Hamilton, Peter March, Gloria Petron, Whitney Quesenbery, Nicole Rubin, Kip Voytek and Beverly May.

12 Dec 2006 - 2:25pm
Bridget Lewis

JOB: Visual designer/motion graphics (contract) TiVo, Inc. (Alviso, CA)

> ****Please do not reply to this email. See contact info at the end of
> the listing.****
> LOCATION: Alviso, CA (Silicon Valley)
> POSITION TITLE: Visual designer/motion graphics
> DURATION: Contract
> Description:
> Help us develop the product that is revolutionizing Television! TiVo
> is the Emmy award-winning experience that continues to enhance and
> expand how consumers watch and access home entertainment and personal
> media.

15 Aug 2008 - 3:16pm
6 years ago
15 replies

ING sues PNC over alleged similarities of Web sites

Interesting enough it has to do a bit with the user interface on the
PNC Virtual Wallet site:

"The site features several orange balls used to highlight products and
services PNC offers. ING alleges that PNC's use of the orange balls
could confuse customers who associate the orange balls with ING."

More info on the Post-Gazette site:

G. Jason Head
Web Developer
University Marketing Communications
University of Pittsburgh

24 Sep 2011 - 4:03pm
3 years ago
1 reply

Global Sustainability Jam

Greetings all,

I am planning a Global Sustainability Jam for Los Angeles in Santa Monica.

I need your help. If you are interested in participating....i am planning a meeting in early October....drop me line...


Want to Jam? Then check out

3 Mar 2010 - 12:32am
5 years ago
19 replies
Elizabeth Bacon

Known issues with IxDA Discussion

Hi folks,

We are indeed experiencing some major bumps in the transition to our new website, mainly around Discussion/email integration. Primarily, many people who had previously unsubscribed from emails were inadvertently given a subscription that delivers emails. Additionally, the "Daily" send interval that we thought would behave like the former website's "digest" option is not behaving as expected.

4 Oct 2011 - 12:58am
David Sless