9 min read · Aug 14th · Recently, Twitter unveiled a new design for its website and app, including a new font, higher-contrast colors, and less visual clutter…
Everything was fine, the same as always. I hate it when you find a product you like that fits a particular need of yours, and then they change it.
Users automatically navigate in interfaces that are used to for a long time. In a way, navigation is similar to a routine, a habit, and when the interface design changes, the user navigation habits must change as well. This increases cognitive load and can reduce user satisfaction with the product.
Radical redesigns should be avoided whenever possible. Making small incremental changes is another way to redesign products without upsetting the users. Previous studies have found that small changes are usually not observed when people behave habitually.
A review of the paradigms that construct how we think about, design for, develop in, and deploy software for people all around the globe. A list of the opportunities with humans, computers, and software.
8 min read · Aug 15th · The Segway failed because it solved no actual problems. Electric scooters and e-bikes are thriving, because they do
For these tech guys, walking was a problem that needed to be solved.
We frequently have to travel distances that are too short for a car but too long for a walk. This is precisely where a portable e-scooter, which you can pick up and carry into your destination, shines.
If you create all that cutting-edge Segway balancing gear, you wind up with something so expensive it breaks the market.
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