USER EXPERIENCE TRANSLATING THROUGH ARCHITECTURE : HOW CITY PLANNING HELPS CHANGE BEHAVIORS.

I am often struck by the strong connection between user experience and architecture and how closely architectural design relates to user experience design. Designing physical spaces in architecture translates to designing digital spaces in UX; thus plans convert to sitemaps and instead of experience through footsteps within these buildings, users move through digital spaces [...]

By | 2018-03-16T21:50:05+00:00 April 17th, 2017|User Experience, UX Design|0 Comments

NOBODY LIKES A (BAD) CRITIC

“How is this design?” “It’s nice, but something is missing.” “What about it?” “I don’t know but how about you change the position of the slider to make it more obvious?” I just didn’t know what to do with that review from my friend. The next day I just decided to go ahead and [...]

By | 2018-03-16T22:50:35+00:00 April 10th, 2017|User Research, UX Design|0 Comments

BUNDLE AND UNBUNDLE : TRANSITION STATES OF DIGITAL APPLICATIONS

The rationale for unbundling has emerged from the way we access mobile applications on our phones today. Unbundling essentially means extracting features within an existing larger application that users are already interacting with and creating a fresh experience based on this feature by expanding its capabilities outside of the constraints which exist in the [...]

By | 2018-03-17T23:06:09+00:00 February 26th, 2017|Design, User Experience, User Research, UX Design|0 Comments

COLLABORATION BETWEEN DESIGN & RESEARCH

“Oh, Solve this problem!” says somebody and that’s how every new design process commences. The quick questions that follow this vehement urge are ‘How to start?’ ‘Who is facing this problem?’ ‘Is it really needed?’. A thousand thoughts seem to rush inside the head. But, where to begin? The process would comprise of not [...]

By | 2018-03-17T23:26:12+00:00 February 19th, 2017|Design, User Research, UX Design|0 Comments

THE DIVERSITY IN DESIGN PROCESS

An interpretation of Pablo Stanley’s ‘The Design Process’ https://thedesignteam.io/the-design-process-67df3e8ec68f#.iwg0qwfi5 Stanley rightly says that ‘ We are in the puberty years of User Experience’. UX is such a multi-dimensional field that it is very difficult to define any concept in UX as accurately as we do maybe in Science. The terminology has innumerable interpretations and that’s [...]

By | 2018-02-04T17:03:01+00:00 February 5th, 2017|User Experience, User Research, UX Design|0 Comments