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    The UX Design Process for the Boxee Beta

    The UX Design Process for the Boxee Beta
    More than a year ago I very proudly announced that Boxee, the much-loved social media center software company, had hired me as the user experience designer for their beta. In the five months that I worked with them, I conducted user interviews and usability testing to identify people's needs, behaviors and frustrations, and redesigned the app's navigation and key screens. Earlier ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    How to Create a Rich Internet Application (Screen Design)

    Designing a rich Internet application (RIA) can test even an experienced design team. The hardest challenge is to blend Web and desktop paradigms to create a responsive and intuitive experience. Some paradigms that exist in the desktop environment are ill-suited for the Web, while many of the Web paradigms people are familiar with (paging, explicit refresh) are no longer necessary ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Building IT Skills: 25 Guiding Principles for UX Designers

    Five months ago I wrote a post titled, "So you wanna be a user experience designer," in which I gathered all of the resources in my UX arsenal: publications and blogs, books, local events, organizations, mailing lists, webinars, workshops, conferences, and schooling. My intent was to give aspiring user experience designers, or even those on the hunt for additional inspiration, ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rate This
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    Firebug is Your Best Friend

    Firebug is Your Best Friend
    Ever wonder how that site you like did its roll-overs, or which route they took to implement rounded corners in CSS? Or maybe you're about to take in a feed from a client's site, and you'd like to see how well they structure their pages. Well, you could pore through the source of the page, download the linked CSS files and ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +12
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