Last year, Instagram changed its skeuomorphic icon branding to a purplish logo and it was only recently that I came across the design process on Fast CoDesign. Instagram’s Design Head Ian Spalter, guided the branding exercise into a co-creation session. The write-up from the FastCoDesign article mentions… At first, Spalter was most concerned with figuring […]
A case for using a ‘co-creation’ process for hiring UX Designers. I prefer working in a Co-Creation design process for products, which looks like this. DEFINE (The Problem) ⟶ ORGANIZE (The Information) ⟶ CONCEIVE & ANALYZE (The Ideas) ⟶ BUILD (The Prototypes) ⟶ DISCUSS/ITERATE (On The Feedback) ⟶ IMPROVE (The Design). Loopback until I get to a design solution […]
Apple’s not just a product company reinventing user experience, it’s also changing people’s behaviour with its skilful integration of design and technology, and marketing.
A catalogue of some of my favourite and insightful UX design articles published in May 2016. How to Turn User Research into Usable Data User research is an important component in a design process to collect valuable data. This article looks at various research methods and how to make the right choice. Basic steps on […]
It’s been a dream to experiment with Lego. It brings pleasure for me to build something out of pieces of colourful plastic — ‘bricks’ as they are lovingly referred to by enthusiasts. So I picked up my first kit to begin with a majestic 578-bricks Fire Plane from Lego’s ‘Technic’ series. With great help from my significant other, it […]