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Five Tips for Letting Collaboration Fuel Innovation
The authors of Naked Innovation share insights from the first iteration of their book, which is currently being revised using community feedback.
David McGaw, Zachary Jean Paradis -
Internet of Things and the Work of the Hands
Looking to philosopher Albert Borgmann and the wood-burning stove, we see that the Internet of Things must create meaningful interactions in order to succeed.
Thomas Wendt -
A Walk Down Front-End Development Lane
Looking back over the rapidly changing landscape through 32 years of front-end-development.
Mike Germaine, Katie O'Reilly -
The Future of Information Dashboards
Five things that will change the way we experience data using information dashboards.
Shilpi Choudhury -
Usability Tip: Intuitive Design Clears Confusion
Make your processes intuitive and avoid confusing users.
Tammy Guy -
These Are My People: The Value in UX Organizations
Among other things, getting involved with UX organizations can help you network, expose you to broader UX culture, and give you the opportunity to share your experience.
Unicorn, Shmunicorn: Be a Pegasus
That rare creature on the UX landscape with the glittering horn—the one who can design and program—don't be one of those. Be a Pegasus instead, and fly above it all.
How Much UX have You Put into Your UX Portfolio?
Tips from a niche UX career development agency on creating a rewarding experience for hiring managers by putting some user-centered design magic into your portfolio.
UX Magazine Featured
Solving the Right Problem and Finding Your Own Solution: An Interview with Don Norman
Author of The Design of Everyday Things, Don Norman talks about the power of teams, designing to your strengths, and bad VCR UX.
Five User Experience Lessons from Laura Dern
Potent lessons in improving user-centered designs from an unlikely source: Laura Dern.
Love, Hate, and Empathy: Why We Still Need Personas
Often mocked and misunderstood, when created with diligence and integrity, personas are an extremely valuable design tool.
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UX Magazine Staff
Lead Your UX Team like Phil Jackson
NBA coach Phil Jackson earned his teams 11 championship wins using leadership techniques that are applicable to user-centered design projects.
User Interface: Windows 8 Style
The unique interface features and horizontal navigation of Windows 8 present a wealth of challenges and opportunities to designers.
The Customer-Generated Service Revolution
Service companies that are maintained by their users are growing in numbers and providing a new level of customer experience.
Improve Your Odds when Hiring for UX
There's no sure thing when hiring for user-centered design roles, but you can take steps to improve your odds of finding a winner.
Putting Your Content to Work: A user-centric approach to...
Taking stock of your content's punch and relevance to users reveals pathways to rewarding interactions.
Using Cohort Analysis to Optimize Customer Experience
Researching your users in cohorts can reveal ways to improve their customer journeys.
Designing to Reward our Tribal Sides
As primal creatures, human beings long for acceptance and status, which can be given to us through good user experience design.
Storyboarding in the Software Design Process
Storyboarding can strengthen the user experience elements of your designs, and software for building prototypes from those sketches can be an invaluable tool.
Win This Book! See What I Mean: How to Use Comics to...
Enter to win a new book by Kevin Cheng that explores the persuasive power of comics.
Josh Tyson | UX Magazine
Designing for Mobile Superpower
Calling the future of mobile "bright" is an understatement: the possibilities are endless, provided designers keep users at the center.
Improving User Experience in Manuals
Help users make the most of the instruction manual that comes with a product by taking a user-centric approach to writing it.
Designing In and Around the Windows 8 Ecosystem
The unique features and attributes of Windows 8 present designers with opportunities to mature the OS and help users learn its ins and outs.
Sharpening Your Competitive Edge with UX Research
A digital wedding planning design project with Martha Stewart Living demonstrates the power of taking UX research to the next level.
Eight UX Design Trends for 2013
A look at 8 trends in technology that will affect the way we design for user experience in 2013.
The Four Waves of User-Centered Design
Over the past two decades, Bentley University has been charting and propelling the evolution of UX design.
Dr. William Gribbons
Content Strategy and Its Cousins
As with many elements of user experience design, "content" is subject to many different applications and definitions.
The Cloud is Hazy for Automotive UX
Where user experience in cars is concerned, there are distinct advantages and disadvantages to moving systems to the cloud.
Fostering a Culture of Innovation
Environments that create game-changing products and services need to remain vibrant at every level.
4 Reasons Your UX Investment Isn’t Paying Off
Successful user experience efforts require more than just investment—they also need proper implementation.
Problems and Solutions for Financial Smartphone Apps
Avoid having users hit a dreaded dead-end when using financial apps by optimizing customer experience.
Functional Beauty and User Experience
Functional beauty is not as elusive as it sounds and can be created through careful user experience design.