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28 Mar 2006 - 9:13pm
Oleh Kovalchuke

"The Brain" and "MindManager" and Post-it notes

Mind mapping tools

I wonder if anyone used the low tech approach: mind mapping,
brainstorming and categorizing with Post-it notes. How does it compare
to the software?

On positive side Post-it notes seem to be more collaborative, to have
lower participation threshold by virtue of being low tech (similar to
paper prototypes) and because people get a chance to physically move
around, play with their hands while pasting notes on white board. Is
this correct assumption about ease of collaboration?

The setbacks I see: 1. No remote participation, 2. Archiving results
for reference and 3.

1 Jun 2005 - 10:56am
Ted Boren

Looking for a pledge, or ideas for same,

Anybody interested in this topic should check out BJ Fogg's website & book
called Persuasive Technology.


Ted Boren

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30 Jan 2004 - 11:29am
Dan Saffer

The $$$ of Education (was Re: How to Get Into Interaction Design?)

On Friday, January 30, 2004, at 04:23 AM, Hal Taylor wrote:

> Carnegie Mellon's program is currently over $26,000 per year for a
> two year program (so, over $50,000 for tuition cost alone).

28 May 2008 - 10:28am
Jay Rogers

JOB: Sydney Australia : User Experience Designer

Hello IxDA-ers.  We're looking for a person of excellence to lead our UI efforts at our Sydney development office.  I just went down there for the first time in April, and it's a pretty groovy place.
cross posting to agileusability and experiencedesign, sorry for dupes.
Here's the facts about the position:
Vignette Corporation is looking for talented interaction designers to joing a growing User Experience team.  We're taking our user centered design practice to the next level, and our ultimate goal is to build a

12 May 2009 - 9:35am

[EVENT] IxDA NYC – Live Stream Info for Cindy Chastain Tue May 12

This evening, Tuesday May 12, the IxDA NYC community is gathering at Digitas
to hear Cindy Chastain’s great talk on Experience Themes

If you’re not able to join in person, you'll be able to watch a live video
stream thanks to the awesome folks from The UX Workshop (@theuxworkshop) by
visiting the link here:


You'll also be able to follow some live-tweeting action. Hashtags for the
event are #cchastain, #ixdanyc, #digitas, and #uxworkshop.


The IxDA NYC local leaders

14 Sep 2010 - 2:29am
4 years ago
7 replies

How to best prototype RIAs?


I am searching for a suitable way to prototype a business application which will most likely be implemented either using Adobe Flex or Silverlight.

The application will probably use such functionalities like drag&drop, calendars to select a specfic date or a date range and several kinds or charts etc.

20 Oct 2008 - 11:44am
Beau Gould

[JOB] Interactive Web Designer, NYC | 60-75k

The Interactive Web Designer will be responsible for design and development
of HTML pages and content layout for website, advertising banners and
landing pages. This person would work closely with the marketing, editorial,
and product management teams. A strong design background and experience will
allow the Interactive Web Designer to create high level mockups of user
interfaces and interactions. Our client will provide an opportunity to
showcase creativity, leadership skills, strong work ethic and passion for
web design.

18 Jun 2007 - 2:21pm
Jon Bruck

JOB: Lead Interaction Designer, Bay Area - TrialPay, Inc.

I have been working with this startup for several months and they are
growing quickly and intelligently with real customers and revenues.
The job is great for someone who wants to get their hands dirty with
some cool consumer interfaces while building a design team around

Details about the job...

TrialPay (www.trialpay.com) is changing the online payment landscape
with our unique approach to consumer advocacy and online advertising.
We enable consumers to pay online for goods and services by trying
something new from our trusted advertising partners.

We are dynamic team of

7 Apr 2009 - 12:38am
5 years ago
2 replies
Harikrishna VP

Product entering Middle East market

Hi All,

Can you please share articles/informations regarding things to be taken
care, when your software product, enters Middle East market.

Harikrishna VP


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9 Nov 2005 - 1:56pm

Dock adventures (was Re: discuss Digest, Vol 26, Issue 8)

Lisa deBettencourt <ldebett at gmail.com> writes

>I just saw this in a magazine... was it Fast Company or Wired? I know I just
>saw it this past week and I was wondering when I could buy one! I'm getting
>tired of my OS X dock (always clicking on the wrong app!!!) and want
>something else. :)

Not that there aren't problems with the Dock, god knows, but why do
you hit the wrong app?