Archive for the "Product Design" Category

17.Mar.2015 CSS Sans… the first CSS webfont

CSS Sans claims to be the first webfont created entirely through modern CSS. Each individual letter is wrapped by a single DIV tag.

Rethinking the login screen

Excellent article from the folks over at GoSquared about the process & design thinking that went in to their recent overhaul of the login experience. Beautiful.

09.Mar.2015 500 Google Chrome Experiments

500 Google Chrome Experiments

02.Mar.2015 Will you iWatch?

Very interesting article on fastcodesign on why they think the Apple iWatch is going to fail. I’ve never considered myself a full fledged Apple fanboy, but I do admit to having an excessive amount of “i” products in my possession. However, I stopped wearing watches years ago & I can’t see a path back – […]

11.Feb.2015 Quantity trumps quality (at first)

The ceramics teacher announced he was dividing his class into two groups. All those on the left side of the studio would begraded solely on the quantity of work they produced, all those on the right graded solely on its quality. Read more…

30.Jan.2015 The Experience Makes the Product, Not the Features

Your first product release is a critical opportunity to learn how you can create an experience that engages real users, not just your perceived users based on vague demographics or even rich personas. This is why it’s essential to get your product in the hands of your prospective market as quickly as possible with a […]

3 Things that Will Change Experience Design in 2015

“A generational force has driven the consumerization of IT with new workers entering the market that expect and demand the same quality of experiences they get everyday from their beloved consumer products and services. Today’s social networks have absolutely put consumers in the driver’s seat and their experience expectations are only rising.” Read more…

04.Aug.2014 New logo for 21CT Torch

Here’s the new logo I created for 21CT Torch. It’s a custom version of Avenir Next Demi.

03.Aug.2014 21CT announces Torch

This is the first official peek at the software product I helped design and build for 21CT – Torch. It’s an investigative analytics product used by states to identify and go after fraudulent providers who are misusing the Medicaid system for their own personal gain. Austin company leads Medicaid fraud crackdown

24.Feb.2014 Cognitive Overhead, Or Why Your Product Isn’t As Simple As You Think

Very interesting article from the guy who built Bump. Test your designs on the young, the old, and the drunk. So true.