Discussion Archive

24 Jan 2008 - 9:17pm
Marian Burdsall

JOB - Product Designer - Ottawa and KIngston Canada - Open Text Corporation - Full Time

Open Text is the world's largest independent provider of Enterprise
Content Management software. The company's solutions manage information
for all types of business, compliance and industry requirements in the
world's largest companies, government agencies and professional service
firms. Open Text supports approximately 46,000 customers and millions of
users in 114 countries and 12 languages.

11 Nov 2004 - 12:56am

Spotlight: Centrality of search

Recently I mentioned here Apple's upcoming Spotlight as a precursor of
technologies that may fundamentally change how we interact with our PCs in
many different areas. Several people wrote me privately to inquire about the
ramifications. I'm tardy with my response, but, on the eve of Microsoft's
response to Google Desktop Search, I'll try to outline briefly here how
Spotlight is different:

1. Pervasive - Unlike third-party apps like GDS, Spotlight is part of the
OS. It's omnipresent as an icon on the OS menu bar.


20 Aug 2008 - 6:53pm
6 years ago
6 replies
Boston IxDA

[event] Boston IxDA invites you to a UI prototyping workshop using jQuery

Boston IxDA invites you to a UI prototyping workshop using jQuery with its
creator John Resig on the 11th of September at the MIT Media Lab.

What is jQuery?
Its a javascript library that enables designers & developers to easily build
or reuse some of the most common interaction patterns found on the web

For some examples of the power of jQuery, see; http://ui.jquery.com/demos

Why might jQuery be of interest/use to a designer?
While we wait for Adobe Thermo et al to usher in the golden age of WYSIWYG
'prototype' to 'shipping code' workfl

25 Apr 2007 - 8:42am
7 years ago
4 replies

JOBS: Web Producer with Wechsler - NYC

> Wechsler is a leading design, marketing and interactive agency serving the
> financial services industry.
> We're looking for a multi-faceted web producer/project manager to guide
> web projects from discovery to launch. The successful candidate is an
> intelligent, creative individual with strong collaborative project
> management and communication skills.

9 Jun 2008 - 3:07pm

new iPhone 2.0 + Interactions '09 = Sw33t

My first thought seeing all the new features in the iPhone 3G, is how easy
it will be to photo, typepad, twitter, and real time blog at next years
Interactions conference, as well as coordinate after hours socializing.

~ will

"Where you innovate, how you innovate,
and what you innovate are design problems"

Will Evans | User Experience Architect
tel +1.617.281.1281 | will at semanticfoundry.co

27 Mar 2008 - 10:15am
6 years ago
10 replies
zack Frazier

At what point does a mailing list become counter-productive?

Here goes ...

First, I admit that I am not an IA but rather a developer who believes
in creating a synergy with IAs and designers to help solve our common

That being said, this list has become unmanageable.

There are great discussions happening here but it is becoming
increasingly hard to find them amongst the job postings, event
announcements, feel-good off-topic questions, and especially the
numerous snarky replies. I mean there were 15 replies to the Nannybot
etiquette post ...

31 Jan 2010 - 9:57am
Danny Hope

UX Brighton event: Finding your way in wayfinding

(cross posted)

What: an opportunity to learn about various aspects of wayfinding
Where: Brighton, UK
When: Tuesday, February 9th, 2010, 6:30pm (talks start at 7:00)
Cost: free

For more info and to *book your place*, go to

We have 3 talks so far (with 1 to be confirmed)
* Malcolm Barclay – iPhone Travel Apps UX Challenges
* Ben Sauer – How usability testing wins contracts
* Peter Stoner – Opening-up the UK’s public transport data

We’ve been listening to your feed

10 Sep 2007 - 11:45am
Jack L. Moffett

UI Design Tools Survey

I was asked by Professor Brad Myers of the Human-Computer Interaction
Institute (HCII) at CMU to post the following invitation to the list.


We are looking for working designers to participate in a research
survey to
gather information regarding the current use of user interface design
the phases of design and the design of interactivity.

14 Dec 2009 - 5:13pm
Loi, Daria A

[JOB] Social Science Research Intern at Intel Corporation

Dear Colleagues,

Please distribute this job description as appropriate throughout your professional networks. Candidates must submit applications through the Intel hiring tool at http://www.intel.com/jobs/
In the tool, search on job # 572579 (and make sure to click “Show Search” in order to access the text field to enter that job number).

The earlier candidates can apply the better, as we would like to start an intern early in the new year. Interns must work in Portland, OR.

23 Oct 2008 - 10:47am

[EVENT] First ever IxDA Helsinki F2F on Nov 13th

Hello all,

the first ever IxDA Helsinki get-together is happening!

We will start off light - the first evening will include no
formalities or presentations. Instead we'll have an relaxing evening
of meet & greet, some drinks and socializing with like-minded people.