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Design Principles at the Cinema: a UX Consultant's tale

Published
4th November 2015
by 
Joe Marriott
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Design Principles at the Cinema: a UX Consultant's tale

As a UX consultant I often find it difficult to avoid or ignore poor design, particularly in the digital world. One rather damp weekend back in August I was taken to the cinema to watch the Pixar film Inside Out. On arrival, none of the traditional ticket windows were manned leaving me in the hands of the self-service ticket machines. The resulting experience led me to conclude that the designer(s) failed to adhere to some of the most basic design principles, as I will now demonstrate.

Yo! Usability

Published
3rd October 2011
by 
Mike Harris
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Yo! Usability

This is a thought piece to help explain what I am calling ‘Yo! Usability’.

To illustrate it, let’s design a restaurant...