Discussion Archive: November 2009

29 Nov 2009 - 6:36pm
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4 years ago
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Jens Meiert
2004

System Usability Scale (SUS) for websites

I may briefly write in to

a) shamelessly promote System Usability Scale (SUS) [1] templates for
use on (smaller) websites,
<http://meiert.com/en/blog/20091127/sus-how-to-grade/>, and to

b) learn about whether or not you'd see any particular issues in using
SUS for website usability evaluation.

My experience over the years, albeit based on a limited number of use
cases, indicates that SUS scores pretty much correlate with what you'd
find out in user testing sessions too (referring to respective site's
general usability,

29 Nov 2009 - 3:18am
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Shashank Khanna
2008

Invitation for IDC, IIT Bombay Placement Week 14th-19 Dec 2009

This is to announce the commencement of the Placement week that has
been organized at IDC, IIT Bombay from 14 Dec - 19 Dec 2009.

Industrial Design Centre (IDC) at the Indian Institute of Technology
(IIT Bombay) has been a pioneer in providing excellent environment for
academics, research and applications in the field of design. IDC has
academic programs in the areas of Industrial Design, Visual
Communication, Interaction Design and Animation.

28 Nov 2009 - 11:32pm
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IxDA Board of D...
2009

US Design Policy Advocacy team

As a part of the US Design Policy Summit, I have been asked to bring a list
of IxDA members that would be interested in making up a Design Policy
Advocacy team, representing IxDA in any projects that may need
cross-organization support.

If you would like to be named on that list of supporters, please add your
name:

http://bit.ly/6tUVnt

For more information about the US Design Policy initiative and summit (being
held Tuesday, December 1st):

http://www.designpolicy.org/

Thanks,

Janna DeVylder
President, IxDA

28 Nov 2009 - 10:58am
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4 years ago
1 reply
kaushikmanoj
2008

[JOB] Full-Time - Bangalore, INDIA-UI Developer/IxD Analyst

Your responsibilities will include:
# Applying user-centered design processes to develop high quality
user flows, wireframes, and detailed visual UI designs

# Working closely with a cross-functional team to develop stellar
user experiences that elegantly achieve product and business
requirements

# Developing prototypes and writing design specifications documents

# Successfully communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale

Minimum Job Qualifications:
# 3-6 years designing highly usable, elegant interfaces for
large-scale web or desktop applications

# Outstanding ability to clearly co

27 Nov 2009 - 2:26pm
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5 years ago
1 reply
saturdave
2007

PLUG: Taxonomy Validation Workshop, Gilbane Boston

Hey, everyone.

If you're heading up to Gilbane Boston next week, you might be
interested in a half-day workshop on taxonomy validation that Joseph
Busch of Taxonomy Strategies and I are giving. We'll cover various
validation methods, perform some hands-on exercises, and present a few
case studies.

The workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, December 1, 2009 from 1-4PM. A
description of the workshop is below.

Hope to see you there,

Dave Cooksey
Founder & Principal
saturdave UX Consulting

How to Validate a Taxonomy: Pre-Conference Workshop
Joseph A.

27 Nov 2009 - 3:59am
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5 years ago
8 replies
Roland Studer
2008

Google Wave Invites available

Google wave invitations are widely available in Switzerland, I don't how it
is in other places. But maybe some some of you, would like one.

If you want one, just drop me a line.

Bye
Roland

--
avertas gmbh - user experience consultant

Ich helfe Ihnen:
- Ihre Software/Website benutzerfreundlich zu gestalten
- Ihren Kunden ein "Wow" zu entlocken

mobile +41 79 746 48 59

27 Nov 2009 - 12:35am
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Keiyu Kamatani
2007

[JOB] Interaction Designer | Hong Kong | HeathWallace (HK) Ltd. | Full-time

*Background
*HeathWallace (HK) Ltd is a subsidiary of HeathWallace Ltd, a leading UK web
design and development agency specialized in delivering effective online
solutions for global financial services firms and other leading brands in
Europe, Asia and North America. Our clients have taken a high-level
decision to focus on the internet as a critical channel to engage and
service their customers.

26 Nov 2009 - 2:06am
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Sharon Greenfield5
2008
26 Nov 2009 - 1:58am
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Jan Jursa
2008

Berlin IA Cocktail Hour

Upcoming: The Berlin IA Cocktail Hour
Berlin, December 18th (a Friday), starting at 6:30pm

Dear IAs, UX Designers, IxDs and Cocktail Lovers,

our next and last Berlin IA Cocktail Hour in 2009 will be on Friday,
December 18th.
Come to Berlin and have a great pre-Christmas weekend.

25 Nov 2009 - 2:43pm
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Cherie LaPierre
2009

(JOB): Sr. Interaction Designer, Toronto, ON or Flexible, RIM/BlackBerry, FT

To apply please email your resume to clapierre at rim.com

Research In Motion Limited® (RIM)® is a world leader in the mobile
communications market and has a history of developing breakthrough
wireless solutions.