Things we've been reading
A growing collection of free city-based icon sets. Fantastic.
The Outstanding New Typefaces Of 2016, According To Designers
Design guys loved this.
Open color is a colour scheme for UI design.
Usability of Google Allo, an artificially intelligent messaging app!
Apple dropped the iPhone 7 headphone jack for a speaker grille … but no speaker
What Product teams can learn from the London Underground fire of 1987
How seemingly easy things like team communication can have such a big impact on the effectiveness of an organisation.
Augmented Reality: What Does It Mean for UX?
AR technologies can impact the user experience by decreasing interaction cost, cognitive load, and attention switching.
UX Design to Make Your Product Viral
Really great read. Recommended.
Bad UX in Everyday Life, Part 1: The Kitchen
Don't forget washing machines!
Tools that have interested us
Combines the prototyping tool with inline requirements management software - create wireframes and diagrams.
Videos that have interested us
Virtual Reality: The Future of Cinematography
Podcasts we've listened to
Recruiting for User Research: a Chat with Nate Bolt
In this podcast, Nate sits down with Lou to share ideas for how to get started, and what to look for in an ideal research participant. We provide a recruitment service here at Box UK so an interesting podcast to hear.