Sara’s UX news and views for May
May the 4th be with you... (UX News)
Fly through your 3D music collection universe on the Ipad
For all those lucky enough to own an Ipad, or those with one on their wish list, check out this app. You can fly through your music collection universe, going well beyond traditional way of browsing through albums or tracks. A pretty cool way of browsing through your favourite songs, no?!
Will the next Zuckerberg be a designer?
The Designer Fund is a Silicon Valley investment fund seeking start-ups founded by designers, to invest and create more tech start-ups that specialize in compelling user experiences. Moving away from the internet giants of Facebook and Google founded by programming prodigys.. here are a few of the companies that were founded by designers as well as engineers, tumblr, flickr, youtube...
Global by design: creating a world-ready web design
When a site is being created, John Yunker suggests that very few have global design in mind. This article presents a number of best practices to ensure that web design accommodates the numerous factors that need to be addressed when presenting something to the whole world.
UX London photos
Photos from across the 3 days, lots of sharpies action and workshops
How to design like Leonardo da Vinci – recruit a specialised team
All you will know there are a dizzying array of job titles in the industry. This article tries to whittle some of these down, highlighting the most important specialised roles in a multidisciplinary team... which when working together leads to great design.
May 11 UX Lisbon, Portugal
May 14 Design Jam, Oxford
May 17 London IA, London
May 19 UKUPA, London