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20 Jul 2010 - 5:00am
4 years ago
7 replies

What's your job title?

Hi, I'm new to the forum but not new to usability!

I want to know what your jobs titles are so I can start to think what mine should be...

My role in my job has been evolving recently and I will now be in charge of making sure all our software is developed with 'User centred design' at its heart.

9 Feb 2006 - 10:21am
Joy Zigo

FW: NYC-UPA Meeting Feb. 21: Paper Prototyping

>NYC Usability Professionals Association presents:
>Paper Prototyping: Why, When and How-To
>Speaker: Todd Warfel, Partner with MessageFirst, a Philadelphia based
>design and usability firm.
>Sponsored by: Sachs Insights http://www.sachsinsights.com
> Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2006
>Registration: 6:00pm (refreshments served)
>Presentation: 6:30pm to 8:00pm (includes Q&A)
>Networking: 8:00pm to 8:30pm
>Dinner at a nearby restaurant: 8:30p

22 Jul 2010 - 10:03am
4 years ago
12 replies
Jared M. Spool

Do we really need to use Vowels to call ourselves a Designer?

Or, put another way:

D w rlly nd t s vwls t cll rslves dsgnr?

After all, we've seen the successful removal of vowels from sites like Flickr (though it's true they just didn't want to pay the extra dollar for the 'e' -- the life of cost-cutting startups).

But, do I as a dsgnr have to really invest in understanding and using vowels on a regular basis? Is it really important for me to dsgn ntrctns?

I contend that vowels only get in the way of good ntrctn dsgn, so I'm thinking nt.


1 Apr 2010 - 10:32am
4 years ago
2 replies
corey pressman

ePub, iPad, iBook, ID

Anyone know anyone with solid experience converting/creating interactive texts in ePub, preferable using In Design?  We've some clients asking for iPad iBooks and are looking for someone to help and/or share best practices...

14 Oct 2011 - 9:05am

Research Position in Game Design and Animation

Koc University, Department of Media and Visual Arts, invites applications for full-time faculty positions of any rank (beginning September 2012). Qualified candidates should have a Ph.D. at the time of employment. Areas of specialization are open, but candidates with applied and/or research experience in film, video, animation, and/or game design are particularly encouraged to apply.


2 May 2009 - 6:39am
IxDA Board of D...

Last call: Call for applications for IxDA Board of Directors vacancy

Applications for our IxDA Board of Directors vacancy are due in no later
than Sunday, May 3rd, at 11:59 pm EDT.


See the original call for participation below:


The invitation is now open for inspired, creative and active leaders in our
community to apply for an open position on our IxDA Board of Directors. With
much regret, one of our current IxDA Board members, Jim Leftwich, has
decided to step down.

2 Nov 2005 - 4:47pm
Nancy Falkenburg

Senior User Interface Designer/Prototyper -- Intuit (Mt. View, C alifornia)

Please reply to: nancy_falkenburg at intuit.com

Position Title:
Sr. UI Designer / Prototyper
Location: Mountain View, CA
Req#: 55709

Primary Responsibilities:
The person in this position has direct responsibility for creating the user
interface of key customer experiences and projects. S/he primarily creates
html-based clickable prototypes and interaction models as well as written
specifications but may also develop static wire frames, screen flows, use
cases and visual mockups.

3 Oct 2011 - 12:04pm
A. S. Arif

Nomadic Text Entry: A Survey

I am conducting a short online survey to investigate handedness in nomadic text entry (where users input text on the move with mobile devices). The survey will take 3-10 minutes. I would really appreciate it if you could devote a few minutes of your time to complete this survey: http://bit.ly/oM5Bcn

9 Aug 2013 - 9:38am

Mobile app design softwares

Besides Adobe illustrator, what other softwares are used to create app design? I just downloaded dreamweaver 5 tutorial but before I start, I wanna know if it's gonna be useful. Thank you.

12 Jul 2010 - 9:24am
4 years ago
1 reply
Bill Barranco

Re: [IxDA] Mocking up applications for the iPhone

Re: [IxDA] Mocking up applications for the iPhone

Are you based in the US?