There is a problem that I can’t seem to find a solution for. Check out this screenshot below. It is a screen grab of 12px arial from different browsers next to Photoshop trying to make … Continue reading Photoshop fonts don’t match browser fonts
I wish I had a magic analytics machine. You could ask it any question you want and it would blink a LED lights, beep boop a few times, click clack click and within 10 seconds, … Continue reading The Magic Analytics Machine
Next time you are in a meeting, look around the table. How many people are working on laptops? How many are working on their iPhones, Blackberrys or Androids? How many are making eye contact with … Continue reading Working during a meeting
The media has been trying their best to keep changing the subject. It got me thinking about distractions. For example: If you were trying to focus the world’s attention on the Iraq war (2003) then … Continue reading The UX of Distractions
I hired a new UX Designer who is in the process of learning about the company. It got me thinking about how many people go through this same process. I am sure there is a … Continue reading The UX of learning a new company
Punchline: Yes! Business-to-business applications should have a sense of humor just like consumer applications. Enterprise users are human beings. They have Facebook accounts and Twitter accounts just like you do. They watch sports and sit-coms … Continue reading Can B2B apps be funny?
Years ago, Bill Mirbach suggested I read the book When Prophecy Fails:A Social and Psychological Study of A Modern Group that Predicted the Destruction of the World. The book was about a group in the 50’s … Continue reading The UX of Being a Toppled Dictator