UX Design is a Top Job

UX Design #43 in Top 100 Jobs

CNN Money recently released their list of the top 100 jobs in the US for 2012. Coming in at #43 is User Experience Design. CNN

Microsoft Responsive Design

Microsoft Implements Responsive Design

Microsoft recently went live with a preview of their redesigned consumer and business website. In keeping with the new look of almost all of Microsoft’s

Feel UX

Sharp + Frog Design = Feel UX

Sharp and Frog Design have teamed up to create a new UI for Android devices. Dubbed the “Feel UX”, this new UI will initially be

Stanford Human-Computer Interaction

Stanford HCI Course Begins May 28th

Earlier in the year, Stanford University announced that they would be offering a free on-line Human-Computer Interaction course. Unfortunately this course was delayed several months.

Leap Motion

Leap Motion Gesture Control

Earlier this week, Leap Motion unveiled their Gesture Control technology. This goal of this device it to allow you to interact with your computer via


Adobe CS6 Released Today

There probably isn’t a User Experience Designer out there today that doesn’t touch at least one of the Adobe tools on a daily basis. Adobe

MS Office 15 Technical Preview

Microsoft Office 15 UI Leaked

Screen shots of the updated UI for the upcoming Microsoft Office 15 have been obtained by The Verge. The new UI has a very clean

Windows 8 Metro UI

Goodbye Start Menu?

According to various blogs, the latest build of the Microsoft 8 beta has revealed that Microsoft is planning to do away with the Start Menu.

Stanford Human-Computer Interaction

Free HCI Course from Stanford University

Stanford University will be offering several free online courses, including a course on Human-Computer Interaction. The course will be taught by Associate Professor of Computer

Android Design

Android Design

Google has officially launched a website dedicated to Android Design. With the release of Ice Cream Sandwich, Google is encouraging developers to stick to unified

Salary Graph

UX Salaries Increase in 2012

I recently came across an article by Merideth Levinson at CIO.com titled, “6 Hot IT Jobs That Will Pay Well in 2012“. In it, she

Help Wanted

UX Positions Tough to Fill in 2012

Inc. recently posted an article titled, “The 5 Hardest Jobs to Fill in 2012″ . The toughest role to find good talent for is listed


IBM Developing Mind Control

The world of User Experience and Interaction  Design has been quickly evolving over the last several years. It has evolved from the keyboard and mouse,

Google Glasses

Google Developing HUD Glasses

This week it was revealed that researchers at Google’s “X Lab” might be working on glasses that will superimpose data over anything the user is

Frog Design

5 Lessons From The Best Interaction Designs Of 2011

Robert Fabricant of Frog Design has posted an article where he covers what he believes are the 5 Best Lessons From The Best Interaction Designs

Susan Kare

The Sketchbook of Susan Kare

I recently came across an interesting article titled, “The Sketchbook of Susan Kare, the Artist Who Gave Computing a Human Face”. As many of you

Pantone Ornaments

Nothing Says Christmas Like Pantone Ornaments!

Nothing says Merry Christmas like a tree covered in Pantone Ornaments! Designed by Selab, these glass ornaments will be sure to make you or the

IE 6 Countdown

The IE 6 Countdown Continues

Microsoft has announced that starting in January, they will begin automatically upgrading Internet Explorer to the latest version. According to the IE 6 Countdown Site,

HP New Logo

Possible HP Brand Redesign Revealed

A possible redesign campaign for HP has been revealed. Moving Brands, an independent branding company, was hired by HP in 2008 to help come up with a new

Xbox 360

Microsoft Replaces XBOX Design Lead

Sources are reporting that Microsoft is replacing the Design Lead for the XBOX platform ahead of the rumored 2013 release of the, “XBOX 720″. Dan

ios Concept

Apple Gives iOS Concept Creator Internship

Apple has given  Jan-Michael Cart, known for his concepts of iOS User Interface improvements, a 7 month internship. Cart’s most notable concept was extremely similar

Welcome to Cooper U

Interaction Design Training at Cooper U

Last week I was fortunate enough to be able to attend Interaction Design training with the Cooper Design Firm in San Francisco. This was a

Kindle Fire

Amazon Kindle UI to Receive Update in 2 Weeks

The UI of the Amazon Kindle is scheduled to be updated before Christmas. According to several sources, customers on Amazon’s Kindle Fire forum have been