links for 07 February 2007 – ELIZA and anthropomorphism

No Accounting For Design – Fast Company With customer-based measurements, design-investment decisions are now based on fact, not opinion. The shift has enabled Whirlpool’s designers to make the business case for investments and give financial folks greater confidence to ante up–resulting in bo (tags: design userexperience measurement ROI) Are Social Networks just a feature? It is time to rethink the whole notion of social networking,…

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links for 06 February 2007 – read books by email

DailyLit: Read books by email. Too busy for books? Read them by email. (tags: books email reading) Webreakstuff » Successful brainstorming Brainstorming is a key activity in building any product. It evolves a concept into a series of ideas, and those ideas into the necessary vision to actually get started with the real work.Here are some tips on conducting brainstorming sessions: (tags: brainstorming collaboration) Pew…

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