Category: Development

Silverlight essential downloads 0

Silverlight essential downloads

For those working on Silverlight project (including myself) this list comes in very handy when setting up your development environment. http://www.timmykokke.com/silverlight-downloads/ Thanks Timmy.

The Ten Commandments of User Experience 1

The Ten Commandments of User Experience

1st commandment The user is always right You are not the user. Neither is your boss   2nd commandment Understand the User   3th commandment Avoid Solutioneering Identify & fully understand problems before finding...

In Control 0

In Control

What I realize more and more is that the end-users wants to be In Control. This applies especially with new developed applications that automates some of their work. By default users are skeptic. The...

A plea to my developer brethren about designer/designers 0

A plea to my developer brethren about designer/designers

This post of Tim Heuer is something I completely agree with! So if you’re a developer and you work with designers, you do need to read this…   Since we appear to be in...

Expression Blend not for Designers, but for Integrators 6

Expression Blend not for Designers, but for Integrators

Last Friday I was at the SDN Event in Houten, where I followed several UX tracks, and spoke with the speakers afterwards. I was trying to find out how they worked with Designers and...

Designers & Developers within the ALM / TFS vision. 0

Designers & Developers within the ALM / TFS vision.

What Wikipedia says about ALM: Application lifecycle management (ALM) is the marriage of business management to software engineering made possible by tools that facilitate and integrate requirements management, architecture, coding, testing, tracking, and release...

Good & Bad in User Experience 0

Good & Bad in User Experience

When it comes to “good” and “bad” in User Experience Design, it’s all about making compromises. There are influences from marketing, management, development, design, sales, support, etc. In other words, almost every role or...

Integrating UX in your project 2

Integrating UX in your project

There are multiple good reasons for using User Experience Design in your projects. I’ve already mentioned some in previous posts and probably in future posts. But the question remains how to use it in...

Good User Experience 101 0

Good User Experience 101

This week I will give some basic practical tips and information when trying to create a good User Experience for your application. You can elevate this to the level required for the project, but...

Why is User Experience Design important 2

Why is User Experience Design important

This question is asked regularly, by management, sales, development, and other people that are often responsible for deciding if UX will actively be part of the project. And without someone who actually has some...