Tag: LONG READS

Readings for Lunch — [ 30 Mar 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Boeing 727 house located in the middle of a forest by Rhianna Lakin (source)

INTERACTION DESIGN

All Talk and No Buttons: The Conversational UI

Conversational UIs are the new kid on the block of the UX and IxDA disciplines. And they are going to introduce a completely new way of thinking and designing a user journey and interaction. (“Photoshop? Where we’re going, we don’t need Photoshop”)

LONG READS

The End of the News as We Know It: How Facebook Swallowed Journalism

Our news ecosystem has changed more dramatically in the past five years, than perhaps at any time in the past five hundred.

Readings for Lunch — [ 03 Feb 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
A Russian Soyuz capsule fires its retro rockets just as it lands (source)

LONG READS

The Facebook-Loving Farmers of Myanmar

A series of diary entries and notes taken by a design ethnographer, doing a user research in the countryside of Myanmar where Facebook is the only source of news (and not a social network).

MOBILE

Mobile Web vs. Native Apps or Why You Want Both

When building software for mobile should we invest in Web-based solutions or a native apps? Luke Wroblewski has a clear answer for that (as usual supported by real data and metrics).