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Title: Lessons Learned Designing a Windows 8 App Context: Windows 8 is coming. Prepare accordingly. Synopsis: Another day, another operating system update with new IA and UI requirements that force you to redesign your existing applications so as not to

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Title: Recent Research in User Experience Context: What’s new and cool in the user experience world? Glad you asked that. Synopsis: The line between user experience and code becomes less important every day. The underlying technologies are the literal manifestations

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Title: Designing Windows 8 or: How to Redesign a Religion Context: Windows 8 claims to be platform agnostic. Here’s how they challenged the gods of Windows. Synopsis: So Microsoft is coming out with another version of Windows. You there, with

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Title: How Print Design is the Future of Interaction Context: The need to move beyond outdated real-world UI metaphors requires us to look towards print design for salvation. Wait…What?!?! Synopsis: Why oh why can’t we leave behind stylized interface design

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Microsoft designs a touchscreen NUI. Enjoy watching this video on your iPad. via youtube.com

Never let an inability to draw prevent you from drawing something cool. via youtube.com

Title: Touching, waving at and talking to the future with Microsoft Context: Microsoft is making cool stuff too? Who knew? Synopsis: A whirlwind (PR fluff/news report) tour of Microsoft’s skunkworks where they are building lots of things that use gestural

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Title: Microsoft’s Vision of the Future Context: Be careful what you wish for in the future. You just might get it. Synopsis: What might the future look like? Who the hell knows? It’s impossible to predict but that doesn’t stop

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So the watch you mentioned came out in 1984 and was made by Casio. It cost less than $100. Think about that. 1984 was the same year that the first Macintosh was released. And this watch had a touch screen

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