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Smashing Through Design Ruts and Creative Block

Smashing Through Design Ruts and Creative Block

We all face bouts of creative block from time to time, often placing blame centrally on ourselves. But in fact there are many external factors contributing to this lack of energy and frame of mind that must be considered for us to be at our creative best.

The Expectation for UX to Code

The Expectation for UX to Code

A recent trend is taking place where organisations and leadership increasingly expect their UX teams to learn and take on front-end coding responsibilities. The suitability and whether this approach best uses their skills and time in contributing value to organisations is questioned.

Dissecting Common Questionnaire Designs

Dissecting Common Questionnaire Designs

When users accept participating in online questionnaires and surveys, they’re whisked away into an oddly sterile alternate dimension. Commonly used designs are dissected to reveal what irks users and contributes to low engagement, abandonment and false result data.

Smartphone Technology and Design Predictions

Smartphone Technology and Design Predictions

The upcoming few years will bring great improvements to smartphones, as an increasingly cluttered marketplace, seismic changes in the digital landscape and advances in key technologies force manufacturers to go beyond the incremental advances we’ve seen.

The Great Digital Convergence

The Great Digital Convergence

Our hoarder’s mentality with messaging, social and sharing apps has hope to be cured when The Great Digital Convergence of this mobile world we live in occurs, bringing simplicity to a messy landscape.

The 4K UHD Stepping Stone to Better Screens

The 4K UHD Stepping Stone to Better Screens

The current state of screen technology is examined, proving 4K UHD is merely a minor stepping stone to greater screen resolutions, and bold predictions are made about a coming world without resolution.

Successful UX Client Engagement Practices

Successful UX Client Engagement Practices

Best practices to effectively optimise the success of your next UX client engagement by embedding, educating, engaging, structuring, measuring and creating dedicated creative space.

Analysis of the Modern Mall Experience

Analysis of the Modern Mall Experience

Does Emporium Melbourne go beyond surface level refinement in defining the modern mall experience? An in-depth analysis of factors to consider for modern mall design that speaks to human desires and disrupts the status quo.