These new Agile UCD methods produce better-designed products than the “waterfall” versions of the same techniques. They have allowed us to narrow the gap between uncovering usability issues and acting by incorporating changes into the product.
…what project management (PM) is and what it isn’t, an introduction to the basics of the project lifecycle, and an arsenal of tools that you can use to make your projects run smoother, faster, and easier, starting from today.
If you’re building a community you have to love what you’re doing and be the best member of it. It takes great care and patience to create a space others will share and you have to nurture it and reward your best contributors.
Using photos of oft-snapped subjects (like Notre Dame) scraped from around the Web, Photosynth (based on Seadragon technology) creates breathtaking multidimensional spaces with zoom and navigation features that outstrip all expectation
In my discussion with enterprise organizations and other clients that are looking to evaluate their existing tagging services, have been finding 30 percent to nearly 70 percent of the terms used in tagging are not in their taxonomy.
I’m here today to tell you the dos-and-don’ts of building a website community…every community is different, and every administrator of a community is different, so an aspiring community leader needs to adjust adjust accordingly. (via Tara)
But after receiving a follow-up threat from my daughter (“i dont care if they request you. say no. i will be soo mad if you dont unfriend paige right now. actually”), I started worrying that allowing parents in would backfire on Facebook.
..the ideal recommendation system would be able to take into account my own understanding of how similar or dissimilar I am from the people in my network…cp[and]… might be called “collaborative micro-filtering.”
My name is Leisa Reichelt. I am the Head of User Research at the Government Digital Service in the Cabinet Office.
I lead a team of great researchers who work in agile, multidisciplinary digital teams to help continuously connect the people who design products with the people who will use them and support experimentation and ongoing learning in product design.
If you're interested in working with me or would like to talk more please email me