documenting usability for RIA (or, when interface design gets collaborative)

I’ve been reading a bit lately about the challenges that Rich Internet Applications (RIA’s) present to people interested in designing elegant, efficient, usable interfaces. Most recently it was Usability for Rich Internet Applications by Donna Maurer over at Digital Web Magazine. One of the aspects of RIA interface design that is causing some consternation (or at least discussion) at the moment, is around how we…

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links for 24 Febuary 2006

Friday linkey goodness :) Google Page Creator Google Page Creator is a free online tool that makes it easy for anyone to create and publish useful, attractive web pages in just minutes. Due to overwhelming demand the Beta is by invite only so you’ll need to give them your email address and wait till they call you! (tags: ajax google tools RIA) Design Council |…

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the art of travel, alain de botton

My bus reading in the last week or so has been The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton. Alain is a philosopher who has written a number of interestingly titled books including The Architecture of Happiness, Status Anxiety, How Proust can change your Life, Essays in Love and a few more. When I bought this book I’d forgotten that I’d actually read How Proust…

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links for 23 February 2006

Just the one today. Must have been busy! Pandora Squared – Business and Web 2.0 Consulting, Social Media Marketing, Software and Blogging you know, its pretty hard to find developers in Sydney who claim to have expertise in all, or any of the 2.0 flavourd technologies. These are the first ones I’ve found. Are there more out there? Do they all spurn SEO? I’d love…

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