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4 Mar 2011 - 10:03am
5 years ago
1 reply

How to start a local chapter?

We dont have an IXDA in my area. How do I start one?

26 May 2009 - 3:35am
6 years ago
3 replies

deactivating or remove not available context menu commands


i have a question about the behavior of context menu commands in tables which are not available. The tables could be contain different "objects" with different options (commands) and supporting multiple selections.

My favored behavior is to remove commands which are not available.

2 Jun 2009 - 7:33am
Jen Craven

[JOB] Microsoft Ireland: User Experience Designer: 12 month Contract - Full time


• Work with the Program Management team to design simple, enjoyable
and attractive user experiences for a range of new applications and
components, from initial concepts through wireframes to polished

• Validate and refine existing application workflows and visual

• Organise and conduct formal and informal usability studies, draw
conclusions and integrate these into application designs.

• Work with partner User Experience teams to ensure all designs
produced integrate and are consistent with related application
components developed els

29 Apr 2008 - 7:31am
7 years ago
7 replies
Paul Reijnierse

How do you use different version control systems for your designs?

Hi everyone,

I think a lot of people here that work in a team are familiar with the
hassle of version control. Now of course there are several systems
available for keeping your files and versions in sync and for some type
of files this works fine.

17 Feb 2005 - 11:32am
Todd Warfel

Call for Paper Prototypes - Wireframes

I'm doing a workshop on Paper Prototyping at the Summit this year
(There's still time to sign up

5 Oct 2006 - 4:06pm
9 years ago
5 replies
Leslie Chicoine
23 Jul 2007 - 4:48am
8 years ago
8 replies
Morten Hjerde

Portfolio questions

I have a couple of questions. Say, in the hypotethical, a-hem, case that I
were to prepare a IxD portfolio that could be presented to a US employer.
There would be some cultural differences (I'm european) and I would want to
steer clear of the worst mess-ups.

1. Where I am from, its expected that you are somewhat modest and you expect
that the reader "reads between the lines". This is of course just a social
contract. Same or different in the US?

2. What about tone of voice? I'm not going to be flippant, but how dry do I
have to be?

3. How big?

20 Apr 2004 - 8:44am
Giorgio Venturi

SURVEY about UCD: closing on the 10th May

I want to thank all of the people who already participated in the
"SURVEY about User-Centered Design in the industry", endorsed by
IOP-MMI and Decis Lab.

The survey is still running until the 10th of May. I would like
to encourage UCD practitioners to fill in the survey.


Best regards,

Giorgio Venturi

Marie Curie Research Fellow HCI & HF
giorgio.venturi a decis.nl
*** This is an Unclassified e-mail***

16 Sep 2009 - 2:41pm
6 years ago
4 replies
Jonathan Cohen

Google Fast Flip

"Fast Flip is a new reading experience that combines the best
elements of print and online articles. Like a print magazine, Fast
Flip lets you browse sequentially through bundles of recent news,
headlines and popular topics, as well as feeds from individual top

I like the addition of recommended and popularity filters, which I
hope spread to other Google products.

6 Aug 2008 - 12:16pm
7 years ago
1 reply
Michele Marut

EVENT: IXDA Pittsburgh Happy Hour - Aug. 13, 2008

Please join IXDA Pittsburgh for a summer Happy Hour (half price appetizers
and 1$ off drafts, wine and well liquor) and discussion about submitting to
the IXDA conference.

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008

Time: 5:30 - 7 pm


Walnut Grill
5500 Walnut Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Michele Marut and Jack Moffett
IXDA Pittsburgh Local Ambassadors