Earlier I posted the first previews of the new Office interface, provided by Jensen Harris.
Yesterday, Harris reveiled the new UI visuals for Office 2007. As you will see, the ‘ribbons’ are further developed. It looks very promising. Lees verder New screenshots of Office 2007
Peter Boersma has been promoting User Experience as replacement for IA as a field for some time now (read his articles on the T-model: original post and extended model).
Via InfoDesign, I read Peter Boersma’s article “User Experience: The next step for IA’s?”:
“Unless you have never done anything else than analyse, structure and group large volumes of content only to hand-off that work to others, you have probably been acting as an interaction designer, information designer, computer scientist, business analyst, or usability engineer before. … you are in fact a user experience professional”.
Peter Boersma Lees verder Hello, I am a user experience designer
Today, Mart attended me to Pandora, a great online service created by the Music Genome Project.
According to the creators “Pandora is a music discovery service designed to help you find and enjoy music that you’ll love”. Basically, it is a personal (streaming) music station with which you can interact. Lees verder Pandora: your personal DJ
Twee maanden gelden schreef ik een artikel voor het Tijdschrift voor Marketing (TvM) over de evolutie van het web (Web 2.0) en de gevolgen daarvan voor (web)marketeers: hoe het hun werk beïnvloedt en welke mogelijkheden het creëert.
Vandaag werd het artikel (PDF) gepubliceerd op TvM’s website Marketing-Online.nl. En later deze maand zal in het Tijdschrift voor Marketing ook een referentie naar het online artikel staan.
Lees het volledige artikel “Internet verandert, online marketing ook?” (PDF)
For those of you who enjoy the lively presentations of Jared Spool*, UIE started an audio library for their presentations. The first recording is Jared’s presentation ‘What users want‘. Enjoy!
* Earlier this year, I very much enjoyed his talk on Information Scent and ‘The Confidence Game‘.
Yesterday, the 2005 conference of SIGCHI.nl was held in Den Haag. I have not been a frequent visitor of SIGCHI events, but I must say yesterday was worthwile. Here are the highlights. Lees verder Highlights of SIGCHI.nl 2005
Ten years after the birth of the World Wide Web, people are talking about its next generation: Web 2.0. Especially in the IA community, the buzz of Web 2.0 has resulted in an intense global discussion about its meaning, possibilities and (business and social) impact. Lees verder Web 2.0: Let go, share, build upon others, free your data