Things we've been reading

UI Interactions of the week #41

Via Muzli design inspiration.

Vodafone powerful connections

Some nice interactive design.

Mind-blowing music: Tinie Tempah's brain scan

What really happens to our brains when we hear music?

If you thought the hamburger was bad, the waffle icon in Office 365 is worse

Some interesting usability testing research to read.

Turn average e-commerce pages into extraordinary revenue generators

Know your customer and then offer them the lifestyle they want.

How Netflix does A/B testing

Really insightful read.

SEO and UX Go Hand-in-Hand For Ultimate Online Success For Businesses

Includes a nice list of ideas for integrated UX & SEO best practices.

Design Research in Call Centres: Here be dragons

Call centres are always a great place for gathering user feedback. Worth a read of this case study.

Dos and don'ts on designing for accessibility

Love the printable PDFs.

What accessibility means for creatives in our digital world

This is never more important than in the role digital creatives have to play in improving accessibility.

Tools that have interested us


Collaborate on flowcharts, org charts, UML, network diagrams and more.

Videos that have interested us

Why Pokémon Go is So Popular

Mark Fidelman explains why everyone seems to be playing Pokémon Go together.

Apple's iPhone 7 wants you to cut the cord (CNET News)

With the launch of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple has removed the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack.

Podcasts we've listened to

#137 Design leadership with Andy Budd

Among Andy’s tips for design leaders - “Always hire people who are smarter than you”.

About the author

Gavin Harris

Gavin Harris

Gavin Harris is an experienced Principal User Experience Consultant specialising in user testing, Information Architecture, HTML prototyping and web accessibility. Over the years he has worked with the likes of the Virgin Group, Land Rover, Kia, Orange and Unilever, and many other enterprise organisations.

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