Things we've been reading
Disguising your AirPods as dental floss is the best way to deter thieves
No sensible thief will steal your teeth cleaning accessories!
Decoding The 7 Core Features Of Successful Social Apps
Product Management Without UX Research is Doomed to Fail
Review of Popular Design Trends for Interfaces in 2016
How many of these were true?
5 Hottest Trends in Fintech for 2017
All good tech to look forward to.
Lab Results: 3 UX Tweaks for a More Effective Homepage
I've seen similar results too. Good insight.
Top 6 Trends to Watch in Mobile App Development for 2017
Gartner predicts that more than 268 billion downloads in 2017... wow.
Chat is the New Browser
Bots are starting basic. So did the web.
Why User Testing Beats A/B Testing All Day Long
Jakob Nielsen was able to show in an analysis that the mean increase of conversion rates with usability optimisation was 87%.
UX tools: A Map of User Journey Optimization Tools
You'll hear a lot about conversational UX this year.
Embracing Bad Ideas To Get To Good Ideas
Listen, and keep listening.
Tools that have interested us
Good value tool praised for its efficiency and extra features its bigger rivals lack.
Videos that have interested us
Web UX 2016 vs 2004 (Jakob Nielsen)
Jakob Nielsen goes over recent research and compares it to his studies from 2004.
Podcasts we've listened to
Stories from the field: An interview with Steve Portigal
Stories about ethnographic research from practitioners in the field.