Category: Mobile

Hack a document camera into a mobile testing camera and sled We’ve tried several mobile phone sleds and have been disappointed by cameras that don’t swivel or turn to fit the view of the participant’s fingers and screen. This winter, we …
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We recently ran a study of a range of live and prototyped finders (pages where you use filters or facets to refine a set of results).  The goal was to identify which design patterns were most successful for particular finding tasks on computers, tablets and …
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On LinkedIn and similar virtual gatherings of user experience designers I am often struck by questions like, “What is the best wireframing/prototyping tool?” which are typically followed by replies in which the respondents give passionate support for their particular favorite …
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If you’ve been looking at your site’s mobile analytics lately — and you should be – you’re likely seeing mobile visits continuing to rise, especially if your corporate or government site has applied a responsive or mobile design. Gov.uk’s dashboard shows …
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We often hear clients say they need a mobile website and strategy. But building and maintaining a mobile-specific website is making less and less sense for several reasons:   Mobile includes an increasingly wide range of displays Mobile devices are …
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Touch-enabled devices are proliferating at an astonishing rate. Touch, multi touch and gesture user interfaces are here to stay, but the wide variation between platforms – and even between applications on one platform – in what each touch action means, …
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In this issue 6 Myths about the Mobile User Experience Mobile myths – Some resources Download or view the ‘Mobile: Extreme Top Tasks’ webinar 6 Myths about the Mobile User Experience About myths and mobile devices Myths are wonderful things. …
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