Archive

UI Confusion Almost Sunk a US Destroyer

UI Confusion Almost Sunk a US Destroyer

How designers can use real world usability testing to help mitigate tragedy. On August 21st, the USS McCain, an Aleigh Burke-class destroyer, collided with the merchant ship Alnic MC off the coast of...

READ ARTICLE
Making up metaphors

Making up metaphors

How metaphors can make or break your designs. If you’ve ever taken a writing class, you’ve probably played around with metaphors. A metaphor is when you talk about one thing in terms of another: Time is money, Consumed by love, The sweet smell of...

READ ARTICLE