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Posts tagged user experience

Aug
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Good Products Have Features, Great Products Have Stories.
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Focus on Getting Good, Not Making It Big.
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Design is how it works. If you were only hiring a designer to make your app pretty, you were already focused on the wrong problem.
Jun
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Design is about solving problems that humans have, not problems that products have.
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Think big, start small.
May
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It’s an immovable law of design physics — adding functionality adds complexity. You can’t get around it. All you can do is try to add functionality that people really want, and do it carefully enough that the increased complexity is worth it. There are no shortcuts or magic bullets.
— Jon Bell
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Progress isn’t measured by how different something looks. It’s measured by how useful something has become.
— Claire Lew, Reading the difference
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A New Car UI: How touch screen controls in cars should work

Car makers should hire UX/UI designer like Matthaeus Kreen as their current touch interfaces really suck.

Jul
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Having a Mobile Strategy is Like Having a Laptop Strategy 20 Years Ago

Jon Steinberg - Having a Mobile Strategy is Like Having a Laptop Strategy 20 Years Ago

Having a mobile strategy understates the importance of mobile. It’s like having a side dish of steak. It suggests that mobile is one of many important online distribution channels, as opposed to the reality - it is the most important channel, and in fact, making a distinction between the desktop and mobile web is a mistake.

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Kit FUI

Kit FUI is an IMDB-like database of Fantasy User Interfaces used in movies, television shows and concepts.

Just awesome!

(Source: jonathanmoore, via parislemon)