The UX of Google Inbox

Google is trying out a new interface for GMail called Inbox.  I asked for an invite and received one that day. Clearly the design has been lifted from Google+.  It’s all circles and material design. … Continue reading The UX of Google Inbox

The UX of the Carwash

We had a UX team exercise today, where we tried to redesign the car wash experience. It started with a picture of a completely dysfunctional UI. Funny, isnt it? Then the team all designed alternatives. … Continue reading The UX of the Carwash

The Story of School

My kids (and many others) often complained about homework and education. “Why do I need to know this?” They were avoiding homework.  As a kid, I didn’t do any homework.  I had a 2.2 grade … Continue reading The Story of School

Icons Designed for Design Teams

Last year, I tried to switch to a newer icon collection.  We researched hundreds of different collections and chose one by Axialis.  We thought our requirements were this: Looks nice and modern Lots of variety … Continue reading Icons Designed for Design Teams

The UX of Monarch Sofas

We have had the same couch for almost 20 years.  It looks pretty ratty at this point and needs to be replaced.  We have been searching around at different places and stumbled upon Monarch Sofas.  … Continue reading The UX of Monarch Sofas

Superbowl L

This year was Superbowl XLIX or “49” to us normal people.  Next year, is 50, therefore Superbowl L.  Doesn’t quite have a ring to it, but 50 is a milestone. The institution has held up … Continue reading Superbowl L