Tag Archives: Design

The UX of Voice User Interface (VUI): What it Means for Brands

In the last few years, Voice User Interface (VUI) based personal assistants, like Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Siri have become a familiar part of our daily lives. Thanks to improvements in voice-recognition accuracy, VUIs allow better hands-free operation, especially when we’re not reading. We don’t have to read a screen while we are speaking […]

Mobile Usability Meets Cognitive Psychology at Usability Week 2012

Not even Hurricane Sandy could stop the Nielsen Norman Group. While New York battened down the hatches, I was lucky enough to take part in Usability Week 2012: a series of common sense workshops on how to make interfaces imminently more usable. It’s not a stretch to say that Jakob Nielsen and Don Norman invented […]