Things we've been reading
7 Things Every Designer Needs to Know about Accessibility
Key one for me is that accessibility is not a barrier to innovation.
Hate Comic Sans? You don’t know anything about typography
Looking at the Marmite of the typeface world.
Augmented Intelligence: How to Combine Human and Artificial Intelligence to Change Behavior
Argument that that human intelligence is better applied to helping people form goals, while AI is better applied to helping people form habits.
Strong Information Architecture Is The Backbone Of a Successful Product
Financial technology: 65% of UK businesses embrace fintech
Research showing UK businesses adopting fintech are saving billions and creating better UX.
Airbnb UX Analysis: Engaging Users With Frictionless Flows
Interesting review and thoughts on personalisation.
9 traits of a great designer
Leading designers share the secrets behind their successful careers.
Integrating UX and Agile: Advice from Jeff Veen
Talks about a design process that focuses on a much tighter prioritised set of goals.
E-Commerce Conversion Psychology How-to Guide
The fun begins when you use these psychological principles to inspire creative solutions to age-old problems.
How to Implement a Forgiving Format to Accommodate Users’ Mistakes
Correcting mistakes and providing users with multiple approaches to a problem.
Tools that have interested us
Introducing Libraries and Smooth Corners in Sketch 47
Sketch 47 is here and includes one of their biggest updates yet.
Videos we've been watching
Top 10 gamification examples and fun theory
Featuring Pizza Hut and Volkswagen among others.
Podcasts we've been listening to
The customer experience leadership gap (webinar)
Talking about how customer experience leaders are struggling to maintain their edge, and their competitors are catching up - albeit slowly.