links for 21 February 2006

Six Tips for Improving Your Design Documentation – Boxes and Arrows “Writing effective design documentation (like design itself) is really all about making sure you serve the needs of your audience.” (tags: interactiondesign informationarchitecture process documentation specification) DiggLicious.com – a cool blend of digg.com and del.icio.us watch the action on Digg and Delicious, updated live (which is fun just on its own!). You can compare…

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Life.bak (why backing up is v. important)

I had a sleepless night last night after my beautiful new laptop – weeks old – suddenly decided it was incapable of booting last night. After a quick consultation with James it became pretty clear that this was situation serious. leisa: so, should I be panicking about the back up situation? james: yep As I do with most things that concern me but which I…

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links for 20 February 2006

UsabilityNet: Getting started with user centred design can’t get enough (tags: UCD usability) Current style in web design Sums up the current state-of-the-art in graphic design for web pages, and identify the distinctive features that make a web page look fresh, appealing and easy to use…. (tags: design interactiondesign inspiration) Predictions for a Web 2.0 social experience (tags: web2.0 SocialNetworks socialSoftware) Information Architecture models a…

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