Discussion Archive

20 Feb 2008 - 7:10am
6 years ago
4 replies
Dave Malouf

Mind controller?

A company called Emotiv has a mind controller device. Think something and
that something becomes correlated to an action.
it isn't as easy as say the movie "Firefox" ("think in Russian!"), but it is
a start of calibrating brain waves to then say whenever this pattern occurs
do "this" action.

I doubt it is ready for firing missiles, yet.

21 Feb 2007 - 12:03am
7 years ago
1 reply
Nasir Barday

Reminder: IxDA NYC Event This Thursday: Why Do "Rich"? What is "Rich"?

Hi Everyone,

Just a reminder to get your RSVPs in for this Thursday's IxDA NYC
Event: "Why Do "Rich"? What is "Rich"?" presented by David Malouf.

- Nasir


Rich Internet Applications: Why Do "Rich"?

3 May 2010 - 8:42pm
4 years ago
7 replies
Mike Dunn

What is the new metaphor?

With all of the talk lately of how devices like the iPad represent a democratization of computing and a casting off of the decades-old desktop metaphor in favor of a new one, the one question I keep asking myself is "what is the new metaphor?"  Is there even a real-life metaphor that can describe it? Any thoughts?

7 May 2008 - 10:20am
Megan Rye

JOB: UX Designer: Feasterville, PA: Recruiter: Full-time Contract

MissionStaff's client in Feasterville, PA (near Philadelphia) has an
immediate need for a User Experience Designer or BA for a 4+ month
contract. The ideal candidate will have strong documentation skills and
experience writing detailed functional specs in lieu of annotated wire
frames. The person in this role should have a high level of
understanding and experience implementing core user-centered design
techniques, and understand the need for UI changes to integrate with

14 Sep 2006 - 8:39am
Marc Resnick

CRM Usability


I have done some extensive work on CRM usability, including some full-day
short courses. I would be happy to send you some information.

3 Apr 2007 - 12:22am
Nancy Falkenburg
6 Nov 2007 - 6:08pm
7 years ago
1 reply
Elizabeth Bacon

IxDA Membership Survey - Nov 2007

Hello IxDA!

The IxDA Board of Directors is about to hold our annual retreat, and
we’d like to get your input into some issues that we will be discussing.

There are a lot of items on the table, but we have created this
survey across two areas we believe are vital to the growth of IxDA as
a community and an organization: the structure of a potential
financial/organizational commitment to IxDA, and how IxDA could
better support employment opportunities.

17 Nov 2010 - 2:36pm
Wendy Fischer

looking for iphone/ipad user experience designers

I'm working at a large international bank in San Francisco and we need a couple more contract/freelance user experience designers for some iPhone and iPad projects. There is some short term freelance work that could turn into some long term work potentially.

6 Sep 2007 - 5:28pm
15 Aug 2007 - 10:48am
Erik Krause

JOB: Program Manager, Seattle WA, Entellium, Full Time

The Entellium Product Management and Design team has a need for interface design oriented Program Manager that shares our belief that great user experiences are a key driver in getting adoption in business software. Our Gamer Influenced Design™ looks to bring the concepts of Pick Up and Play and innovative information display that is prevalent in computer and console gaming to the today’s business applications. This position will allow you to utilize your passion for great visual design and UI to enhance our user’s experience.