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”.