Does Globalization Mean Losing Culture?

At UXPA Boston this past May, I gave a 5 minute talk illustrating both good and poor usability in unexpected places. I chose to look at a series of situations I’ve encountered during my various travels, ranging from Finnish farmer’s markets to Japanese toilets. During the Q&A session after the talk, someone asked a very…

Continue Reading

Live from STC Summit: Under the Influences: Context as Strategy

Under the Influences: Context as Strategy, by Keith Anderson Content floats around in space, disconnected from its creators, easily misunderstood. Content without context is just data. Writers and designers worked together starting with the printing press. Then came the typewriter, and we “untethered” our content. Now we’ve moved to computers, internet, social media, big data……

Continue Reading