Discussion Archive

1 Jun 2007 - 9:33am
john payne

JOB :: Full-time Interaction/Graphic Designers @ MOMENT :: NYC

MOMENT has two immediate openings in user experience design.

MOMENT is a design, research, and strategy firm committed to creating new kinds of user experiences that bridge the Web, the desktop, and the mobile device. Being a designer at MOMENT means you work on cutting-edge projects designing interfaces for some of the best known brands in the world (and some that will be).

18 Oct 2006 - 7:37pm

JOB: Interaction Designer - DesignMap Inc, of San Francisco SoMA

DesignMap Inc. is looking for a very talented and motivated
interaction designer for help on a range of projects.

We are a small design studio with over 8 years of experience in web-
based design. We have fantastic clients, from Fortune 50 to fully
funded startups. Our goal is to provide very a high level of design
expertise, cost-effectively for our clients. We do not aspire to be a
Frog Design or IDEO, but employ similar user-centered design process.
Our studio is small to retain a high level of design and project

14 Sep 2007 - 11:18am
Max Melchior

when the self-checkout machine pushes you over

Posted above a self-checkout machine at Home Depot in Vancouver, BC:


And my experience with the machine was as terrible as everything described earlier.

7 Dec 2005 - 6:46pm
8 years ago
4 replies
leo.frishberg a...

Display of values as continuous gradient...

Anyone have a good algorithm (or aware of reasonable conceptual
heuristic) for displaying continuous data as a "gradient?"

I have a set of data points along a continuum which cluster modally.
Displaying the modes as hot spots on a continuum has been proposed as a
display that would resonate with our users (like blue to red for rare to

Pointers to Tufte-esque senstive discussions of the algorithms that
would support such a display would be appreciated.


21 Feb 2007 - 5:52pm
7 years ago
3 replies
Jay Morgan

task hierarchy in web 2/RIA apps

can you all suggest examples showing how designers used distinct controls
for each level in a hierarchy of tasks in web 2/ajax?

for example:
a level 3 task is the highest and can contain several level 2 tasks.

4 Apr 2006 - 7:02am
Jared M. Spool

Informal Cocktail Hour: Seattle & San Francisco


[Apologies for any duplication]

As Christine Perfetti and I wind our way through the 2006 UIE Roadshow, we
find ourselves this week in Seattle and San Francisco.

13 Feb 2008 - 11:45am
6 years ago
2 replies
Gregor Kiddie

Evil Datagrids! ( was Thoughts on Alan Cooper's Keynote )

" Datagrids are the evil demonic spawn of feable minds and people of
small souls!!!"

As a part-time UI dev on a Datagrid (and form) heavy Flex app, what
exactly is it you guys find so objectionable about Datagrids?

23 Sep 2008 - 10:26am
Heather Holmes

JOB - UX Architect in Toronto

Our client is offering salary and equity to an experienced professional
who can lead the creation of an Enterprise 2.0 web application. This is
an opportunity to put your signature on a cutting-edge application in a
developing space.

If you've got technical chops to go along with elite front-end design
instincts, this company wants to talk to you.

20 Feb 2007 - 9:56pm
Christine Bauer

IxDA F2F - Los Angeles, CA ~ Feb 21,

Just a reminder!

IxDA F2F - Los Angeles, CA

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 PM


The Sapphire


(818) 506-0777

11938 Ventura Blvd
Studio City, CA 91604




The meeting will be hosted at The Sapphire, a cushy lounge in the valley.
The S

25 Apr 2007 - 5:30pm
7 years ago
1 reply
Google Calendar

[Reminder] NYC IxDA Social at Eight Mile Creek @ Thu Apr 26 6:30pm - Mon May 7, 2007 7:30pm (11 days & 1 hr)

discuss at ixda.org, this is a reminder for

Title: NYC IxDA Social at Eight Mile Creek
Time: Thu Apr 26 6:30pm - Mon May 7, 2007 7:30pm (11 days & 1 hr) (Eastern Time)
Where: Eight Mile Creek, 240 Mulberry Street (btw.