Favorite Product Development Lifecycle Diagrams

Product Kata Reference: Escaping the Build Trap by Melissa Perri Jeff Patton's Dual Track Agile Reference: https://www.jpattonassociates.com/dual-track-development/ Desiree Sy's Dual Track Agile Reference: https://www.jpattonassociates.com/dual-track-development/ Marty Cagan's Dual Track Agile Reference: Inspired by Marty Cagan LitheSpeed's Design Thinking + Lean UX + Agile Process Reference: https://lithespeed.com/lean-ux-dont-part-1-3-2/

Best Designed SaaS Products

Notion How They Describe Themselves "All-in-one workspace" "A story of tools and the future of work" "Solve your problems your way, bounded only by your imagination." "We make software that anyone can mold and shape to take on every challenge — from taking personal notes to running large companies." "Imagine yourself in the 1970s or … Continue reading "Best Designed SaaS Products"

Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM XII)

The Invisible Man (2019) - HBO Max Gonjiam Haunted Asylum (2018) - Prime Prevenge (2017) - Shudder The Handmaiden (2016) - Prime Hell House LLC (2015) - Prime A Girl Walks Home at Night (2014) - Prime Dog Soldiers (2002) Bad Taste (1987) - Prime Deep Red (1975) - Prime Bride of Frankenstein (1935) - … Continue reading "Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM XII)"

Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM XI)

Ma (2019) The Dead Don't Die (2019) Midsommar (2019) Upgrade (2018) Apostle (2018) - Netflix The Wailing (2016) The Greasy Strangler (2016) - Amazon Under the Shadow (2016) Tale of Tales (2015) Green Inferno (2013) - HBO House of 1000 Corpses (2003) - CineMax / HBO Oldboy (2003) - Tubi TV Killer Klownz from Outer … Continue reading "Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM XI)"

Favorite Design Definitions

Design is funny and challenging to define due to some of its ambiguous nature (it's a process specifically targets problems with no clear answers). Here are some of my favorite definitions I've come across from others. "Design is the rendering of intent." —Jared Spool "Design is purpose, planning, or intention that exists or is thought … Continue reading "Favorite Design Definitions"

Product Experience Attributes

The Balance "I believe many UX designers are stuck evaluating the quality of a design solely based on its usability. While certainly important and most often the most important, it is only one aspect of a design. Some aspects that can be directly at odds with usability are efficiency, proficiency, and desirability are important as well. … Continue reading "Product Experience Attributes"

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) 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)