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Cataloging the art and science of user experience design
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The Growth of Experimentation chart

Title: The Surprising Power of Online Experiments Context: If at first your design doesn’t succeed, multivariate test it against a control option. Synopsis: We’ll never admit it in polite company, but the truth is that a fair amount of the

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Medieval chandelier design iteration

Title: Transcript & Sketches from a Medieval Design Session Context: There are no new design problems under the sun. Synopsis: All of the experts will tell you that product design is a relatively new discipline within the scope of the

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Value vs. Feasibility in usability debt

Title: How to Effectively Address the Usability Debt Within Your Product Context: Never put off until tomorrow any usability debt you can clear off your backlog today. Synopsis: There are lies, damn lies, and the promise we make to ourselves

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Microsoft Windows 95 Video Guide

Title: Software is sometimes done Context: Finishing software used to happen all the time. Now it doesn’t. Software has become a process, not an object. Synopsis: Software gets “done” in much the same way a birthday cake doesn’t. The proverbial

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Title: Refinements, additions, and un-breaking stuff: iOS 7.1 reviewed
 Context: Attention to detail, iteration, and the ability to admit that you may have been wrong are all the hallmark of great software.
 Synopsis: Remember when iOS 7 was first released

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Title: Applying Agile Principles to Design Context: Put down the Photoshop and iterate. Synopsis: The jury is no longer out on Agile and UX design. The verdict: perfect together! Great news for those who have been doing Agile based design

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