UX Magazine

Defining and Informing the Complex Field of User Experience (UX)

Predictably Irrational presents illuminating experiments by MIT behavioral economist Dan Ariely that refute the assumption that we behave in fundamentally rational ways.

Resource - Dan Ariely - February 18, 2012 - 0 Comments

With Made to Stick, accomplished educators and idea collectors Chip and Dan Heath reveal the anatomy of ideas that stick and explain ways to make ideas stickier.

Resource - Chip Heath, Dan heath - January 2, 2007 - 0 Comments

A helpful guide for documenting the various stages that create a UX design, Communicating the User Experience provides insights for those new to the field and polishing techniques for veterans.

Resource - Richard Caddick, Steve Cable - September 7, 2011 - 0 Comments

Margaret Mackey analyses how the activities of reading, viewing, and playing intertwine and affect development in young readers.

Resource - Margaret Mackey - October 11, 2002 - 0 Comments

Critic Sven Birkerts explores the impact of technology on the experience of reading. The Gutenberg Elegies explores how literature intimately shapes and nourishes the inner life.

Resource - Sven Birkerts - December 14, 2006 - 0 Comments

The classic book on statistical graphics, charts, tables.

Resource - Edward R. Tufte - May 1, 2001 - 0 Comments

Emotional Design explores the deep influence the feelings that objects evoke have on consumers—from spending thousands on Gucci bags to the impact of emotion on everyday designs.

Resource - Donald Norman - May 10, 2005 - 0 Comments

Adaptive Path co-founder Indi Young has written a roll-up-your-sleeves book for designers, managers, and anyone else interested in making design strategic, and successful.

Resource - Indi Young - February 15, 2008 - 0 Comments

The Inmates Are Running the Asylum illustrates how talented people continuously design bad software-based products and why we need technology to work the way average people think.

Resource - Alan Cooper - March 5, 2004 - 0 Comments

Cutting through a raft of technical data, Thomas Landauer explains why computers are in trouble and why massive outlays for computing have not resulted in comparable productivity payoffs.

Resource - Thomas K. Landauer - June 6, 1996 - 0 Comments

Principles of Software Engineering Management is designed to help software engineers and project managers understand and solve problems involved in developing complex software systems.

Resource - Tom Gilb - January 11, 1988 - 0 Comments

See data in a new light-find out how visualization approaches can help make data more accessible, useful, and meaningful to you.

Resource - Hunter Whitney - November 21, 2012 - 0 Comments
Resource - Alan Cooper, Robert Reimann, David Cronin - May 7, 2012 - 0 Comments

Learn to "think iPhone" and explore how design, psychology, culture, ergonomics, and usability combine to create a tapworthy app.

Resource - Josh Clark - June 25, 2010 - 0 Comments

Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi investigates "optimal experience," revealing what makes an experience genuinely satisfying: a state of consciousness called flow.

Resource - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi - July 1, 2008 - 0 Comments

Prioritizing Web Usability explains site design, user experience, usability testing, navigation, prioritizing usability issues, page design, and content design.

Resource - Jakob Nielsen, Hoa Loranger - April 30, 2006 - 0 Comments

Follow the adventures of UserXman through the practice of designing effective & rewarding customer experiences.

Resource - Tom Schneider - September 1, 2013 - 0 Comments

This is a must read for designers who want to get inside of the heads of the 50+ audience

Resource - Suzie Mitchell, Justin Singer - February 4, 2013 - 0 Comments

In Intersection, Milan Guenther introduces a Strategic Design approach that aligns the overarching design efforts in complex environments on common course, in order to shape tomorrow’s enterprises

Resource - Milan Guenther - November 19, 2012 - 0 Comments

Almost a year and a half after the first release of the PPP handbook – we still love pixels. We’ve been working hard to make it bigger, better, and more useful.

Resource - Gyppsy - May 7, 2013 - 1 Comments

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