Wired – Design and the Digital World There is a really interesting Wired article in the newest issue about digital design (and really a lot about UX design) and technology as it becomes embedded in the world around us. I worry a bit that the writer glosses too quickly over how current designers handle work, […]
Because no, it doesn’t! To hear ‘well it works’ is one of the most frustrating responses one can hear coming from those who make decisions about a products development. ‘It works’ to an engineer and ‘it works’ to a normal person, who is trying to accomplish a task, mean two entirely different things. To an […]
I love pizza. I love a lot of foods that aren’t good for me, but pizza is near the top of the list. My sister has a blog where she draws cartoons (that I highly recommend following) and her most recent post is about something that pizza places do to try to improve their connection […]
I got tickets to Conan O’Brien’s week in New York. His first night in town was Monday the 31st which of course is halloween, so I dressed up in a costume I could easily spot on tv, got 2 friends, and made my way to the Beacon Theater. The show was real fun to go […]
Like any talent, you don’t find a good designer by asking for the one who’ll do it the cheapest or the one who will do it in two weeks instead of four. You find the designer that you trust enough to call an ‘expert.’ A designer makes only the amount of impact as the confidence […]
A blog I wrote for the company blog. There is a lot of discussion about the future of User Experience (UX) design among fellow practitioners. UX design, as an evolution from User Interaction design, Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors/Ergonomics, Usability Engineer, etc., has developed in parallel with computing and technology in our daily lives; a […]
My co-worker Audric got married this weekend. The ceremony was held at an awesome TPC golf course in Princeton, NJ. The ceremony was outside followed by a cool Korean wedding ceremony. A group of OD people all went and had a really great time.