Tag Archives: design

A brief metaphorical interlude

The work of Michael Johansson as a metaphor for UXD and interaction design.
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The copywriter/art director team for the digital ad agency

Can we make the old team dynamic apply to the unique challenges of digital?
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How user experience design will kill the technology gap

As technology improves, so does its user interface.
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7 ways to improve the Christmas user experience

If Facebook ads know that I love cupcakes, it can't be that hard to figure out what frakking holiday I celebrate.
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An apology to every manager I ever had

I’ve worked on videogames for the past nine years and on every one of these projects, scheduling was a fundamental issue. Maybe you’ve been there too; where it feels like there are two shifts. During the daytime shift, people talk about stuff and during the night shift (ooh taco truck tonight!) the people who talked […]
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Why some stuff “just feels right”

Many of us have had the classic client presentation that ends with "I just don't like it." Everything can be technically correct - brilliant even, and it still won't "feel right." Why?
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Typography is the DNA of graphic design

Symbiosis, by designer Jelte van Abbema uses literal DNA - a living ink of E coli bacteria - to print posters on agar coated paper.
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