Time Tracker and Interaction Design

Well, beta 1 of the Time Tracker for deadsimplestuff.com is out in the wild. It was a long road and I still feel like we've just started.  I wanted to take this time to talk about some of the interaction design principles that we used in building the Time...

Luke Expands on Design Misconceptions

In an earlier post I linked to a podcast with Luke Wroblewski and Jared Spool regarding common visual design misconceptions. (Visual Design is one of the many sub-disciplines of IxD.) Luke officially wrote and article for UXMatter.com that dives deeper into the same...

Ethnographic studies

This article on Ethnography on My Customer.com is very interesting.  Interaction designers use ethnographic studies to generate better research data about user and people behavior.  This article isn’t specific to IxD, but more generic business. ...

What is a “True” Interaction Designer?

I just finished reading Uday Gajendar’s blog post about What’s a “true” interaction designer? I find little to disagree with. I have always been partial to (and perhaps over-emphasize) the aesthetic and graphic aspect of my job, but I wouldn’t expect...