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Stock Ticker Entry Fields and Usability

Interface design is about balance and accommodation. One of the most important balancing acts an interface must play is in accommodating the…

Usability review: Amtrak.com checkout process

Many large ecommerce sites work beautifully as long as users do what they're supposed to. The minute users make mistakes, however, the UxD f…

Get in the Flow (Task Flow that is)

Call them what you like (task flows, work flows, process flows), flow diagrams are an important part of any software project. As a developer…

Pair Programming with VNC

A little Agile to go with the Ajax... My four commandments of Agile Development are: Short iterations Pair programming Test driven developme…

What is UxD?

A couple of weeks ago a sales presentation was being prepared in our New York office; it was primarily focussed on the problem at hand, but …

A Sequence Diagram for Scriptaculous

In reverse engineering the Scriptaculous into GWTaculous, I've done a bit of spelunking and produced a few artifacts to explain Scriptaculou…

Writing Technical Requirements: The First Commandment

Business Analysts seem to come from two areas: Developers who want to be Writers Writers who want to be Developers Coming from the second gr…

36 GWT Tutorials

While the excellent GWT in Action was released last month, there are lots of people that want to get their feet wet before plunking down $50…