05.02 2013

Personal Update

Personal: I am at a cross-roads right now. One journey is ending, and another is just starting. My wife and I have been working on adopting a little girl from China for the past year and a half. This journey ends at the end of the month. We still don’t have travel dates, but in […]

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Fun

05.02 2013

Universal approaches to task oriented interface design

In order to reform interfaces, sometimes you need to break them down to their essence. This is my list of interface types and examples.

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Philosophy, Technology, User Experience

04.19 2013

Minimalism in e-Commerce pt 1

Minimalism has always had a great relationship with retail. Since the 60′s when minimalism started to take off, upwardly mobile consumers have embraced the design concept’s beauty, and closely associated it with products of high quality.

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All, Design, Fun, User Experience

09.05 2012

What do Pixar, Genesis and UX Designers Have in Common?

Pixar threw out the first draft of Toy Story 2. What can designers learn from this?

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Design, Process, User Experience

07.19 2012

Stories in the world of Featurism

There has been a shift from design problem solving to featurism. How do designers combat this shift,

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All, Philosophy, User Experience

07.19 2012

Sketching the obvious

Sketching the obvious allows you to create better solutions by failing faster.

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Design, Process, User Experience

06.08 2012

Maintaining Energy on Long Projects

How do you keep interested on long projects? How can you help your team keep momentum.

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All, Design, Process, User Experience

04.30 2012

New project / New Direction

Big changes afoot! New job, new apps, new speaking gig. Lots of general newness.

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All, Design, Strategy, User Experience

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