UX Implications of iOS 11

 I should have posted this months ago but better late than never. iOS 11 comes with some big new functionality that could have a significant impact on our designed experiences. Many of the changes are more technical enhancements that require more explanation to connect to the user experience. Augmented Reality and Machine Learning are now accessible to … Continue reading "UX Implications of iOS 11"

Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM IX)

Belko Experiment (2017) Gerald's Game (2017) It Comes At Night (2017) Always Shine (2016) Monster (2016) Raw (2016) Crimson Peak (2015) The Look Like People (2015) Honeymoon (2014) The Skin I Live In (2011) Martyrs (2008) Teeth (2007) Cronenberg Trilogy: Naked Lunch (1991) Cronenberg Trilogy: Dead Ringers (1988) Cronenberg Trilogy: The Fly (1986) Freaks (1932)

Postboarding, the alternative to Onboarding

Many of our digital products these days are becoming more complex and multi-faceted. As our products continue to grow, it causes a multitude of problems. One, the increased complexity and depth can quickly erode all the ease of use efforts you've performed since your MVP. Two, a problem arises where only a small fraction of … Continue reading "Postboarding, the alternative to Onboarding"

Digital Designer Disciplines Rating Hexagon

More focused on mid-senior tier designers to identify their distribution of knowledge with the ideal goal that you're performing at high levels on all disciplines. While it's likely unrealistic for a single designer to maximize knowledge in all disciplines, it can establish developmental goals. It is also important for design managers to attempt to create … Continue reading "Digital Designer Disciplines Rating Hexagon"

Add Custom Domain Outlook.com Account to Mac

I couldn't find any good tutorial for doing this so here's a quick one. Go to System Preferences -> Internet Accounts -> Click Exchange Enter your details Your info will fail to verify. This is expected. Enter the information like in the screenshot: Enter your email address as the username Enter your password. If you have … Continue reading "Add Custom Domain Outlook.com Account to Mac"

Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM VIII)

Lights Out (2016) The Conjuring 2 (2016) The Forest (2016) The Shallows (2016) Creep (2015) The Gift (2015) The Hallow (2015) The Visit (2015) Sinister 2 (2015) Goodnight Mommy (2014) The Loved Ones (2009) Triangle (2009) Minus Man (1999) Christine (1983) Eraserhead (1977) UPDATE: This is probably one of my favorite years. Triangle, The Loved Ones, … Continue reading "Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM VIII)"

UX Implications of iOS 10

Most the following is breaking down the new functionality that will most likely impact the user experience, hopefully it provokes thoughts on how these new capabilities impact our designed experiences. Platform integration more important as apps UI decentralizes. The more quickly a user can accomplish their goal the better. So why open an app when … Continue reading "UX Implications of iOS 10"