Tag: user experience

by Emiliano Cosenza

I recently discovered the educative project Journalism + Design, which combines the methodologies of design thinking with journalism and encourages journalism students to consider the design center in people when they produce stories for digital environments. What a great idea! My training as a journalist, and my experience on an User Experience (UX) design team, […] more »

by John Clark

What is value anyway? We throw the word around so often that we forget what it really is about. Or worse, we assume what the media does is automatically valuable because we believe in it so fervently. Journalism is valuable and necessary to our communities and society but not everyone finds it personally valuable. Value […] more »

by Amy O'Donnell

I’m going to be honest: When I first joined FrontlineSMS, I had no idea how much goes into the design of software. Every screen, every button and every function has principled thought behind it. Gabriel White, the user experience designer for FrontlineSMS 2 In 2011, we worked alongside Gabriel White, a user experience designer from […] more »

by Miguel Paz

The past month and a half has been very busy for us at Poderopedia. We settled into a large office space in Ariztía Lab, a building with a cultural heritage in the heart of the immigrant area in downtown Santiago, with our friends from Urbz Chile. We hired Rodrigo Guaiquil and Mónica Ventura, two great and […] more »

by Nicola Hughes

Come the holidays, we all like to do ourselves up — a new frock for the party season, or a post-Movember shave. We all like to look our best in preparation for the Christmas glut. This extravagance now extends to the web. But instead of adding a bit of snowfall, ScraperWiki has driven that further […] more »