Discussion Archive

26 Nov 2007 - 8:26pm
7 years ago
3 replies
Lukeisha Carr

Gain IxD Experience Strategy

Hi All,

I'm trying to transition into the IxD area of IT. I
come from a backend web application developer background, approx. 7
years. Although, I've done some minor CSS, JavaScript, etc., I'm not a
visual designer. My interest in IxD has come about over the last year
or so due to my having done tons of hard work, along with my teammates,
on the backend of web applications, only have the users who don't know
anything about all the backend stuff complain and not like the
usability of the system.

17 Nov 2008 - 2:05pm
6 years ago
8 replies
Angel Anderson
14 Jul 2010 - 7:38pm
4 years ago
1 reply

Re: [IxDA] not really sure what I'm suppose to do with a message like this one

> A item to which you are subscribed has been updated

Embrace the Zen of it...

-- Hassan Schroeder ------------------------ hassan.schroeder@gmail.com twitter: @hassan

30 Apr 2007 - 9:20am
8 years ago
5 replies
Dan Saffer

Brainwaves as Input Method

A convincing twin of Darth Vader stalks the beige cubicles of a
Silicon Valley office, complete with ominous black mask, cape and
light saber. But this is no chintzy Halloween costume. It's a
prototype, years in the making, of a toy that incorporates brain wave-
reading technology.

Behind the mask is a sensor that touches the user's forehead and
reads the brain's electrical signals, then sends them to a wireless
receiver inside the saber, which lights up when the user is

31 Dec 2007 - 10:27am
7 years ago
4 replies
Daniel Williams

Poorly designed product detail pages


I have recently been reviewing the product information pages of a number of
different sites and come up with a list of themes which I consider
problematic to the design.

11 Sep 2009 - 7:37am
Dan Brown

[PLUG] EightShapes September Workshop: Creating & Using Flow Charts

I'll be teaching a half-day workshop in DC on Sept 25 on *flow charts* and
their cousins storyboards and wireflows.
Details here:

*TODAY is the last day for early bird pricing, so sign up today to save 20%!

Hope to see you there!

-- Dan


Dan Brown, Principal • (301) 801-4850
EightShapes, LLC • eightshapes.com
Also at: communicatingdesign.com • greenonions.com


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11 Nov 2006 - 10:03am
Challis Hodge

JOB: Experience Planner/Information Architect (Cincinnati, OH) FTE

Experience Planner

Bridge Worldwide, a global subsidiary of WPP, is a top 40 interactive agency
that specializes in work for FORTUNE 100 healthcare, financial services and
consumer packaged goods companies. Bridge Worldwide was recently named the
9th Best Company to Work for in America in the small business category.

19 May 2008 - 6:38am
Dave Malouf

[Plug] "Interaction Design for RIAs" - a SmartExperience.org Studio & Seminar course in NYC

Hi folks,

There are 3 spots left for the Interaction Design for RIAs course that I'm
starting to teach on May 28th.
The full course description & registration infor is here:

The class is 8 weeks long and is 1/2 seminar and 1/2 studio.

21 Apr 2006 - 7:50pm
Lisa Colvin

Contract Positions - Information Architect - Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Online - North Hollywood, CA

Hi everyone!
If you're interested in the below position, please do not respond directly to me. Application information is included at the end of the description provided.


Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Online (WDPRO) is currently seeking full-time senior-level Information Architects to join our diverse, dynamic and dedicated User Experience team. The position is located in North Hollywood, CA and there is the possibility of some travel if needed.

3 Dec 2007 - 8:55pm
7 years ago
5 replies

Bulk-content creators

We're considering using an SEO strategy whereby a company creates several
hundred content pages with relevant keywords (to our site) that link back to
our site, in order to increase our search engine rankings.