Things we've been reading
What Game UX Can Teach Us About Product Design
With video games becoming a phenomenon, what can product designers learn from their UX?
Creating Engaging User Experiences in VR
This article explores the foundation of design and how it can be translated into a user experience for fully immersive involvement in virtual reality.
Transforming UX Through Implementing Human Faces in Web Design
Argument for human faces being used during web design.
CAPTCHAs Have an 8% Failure Rate, and 29% if Case Sensitive
Research findings from one of the 134 UX guidelines in the Baymard E-Commerce Checkout Usability study.
From Frustration to Surprise and Delight: Designing the 404 Page for Optimal UX
Don’t let your 404 page feel like an afterthought. Very common.
Case study: applying empathy to sensitive user research recruitment
How to approach user recruitment when working on research about sensitive topics.
Simplicity Is At The Core of Phenomenal Digital Banking
Some good tips here. Key for me is effective information architecture.
The HSB Color System: A Practitioner's Primer
Such a powerful read. Colour is so influential.
The Tyranny of Convenience
Convenience is the most underestimated and least understood force in the world today.
25 export opinions of he importance of UX in marketing
"Marketing without UX is like throwing darts in the dark."
Tools that have interested us
Give digital life to your paper creations.
Videos that have interested us
Surveys as Digital Games: Online Research Through Transformative Design and UX
Betty Adamou's UX Live keynote presentation about using games as immersive and experiential research instruments.
Podcasts we've listened to
The UX of implants
How does UX design change when you are dealing not only with implants and a whole ecosystem of stakeholders, but when your results have a very real impact on someone's quality of life?