Articles on a variety of subjects.
“Flight search is a difficult design problem. There are millions of scheduled flights every year and even when constrained by route and date, the amount...”
“Earlier this week, I launched a mobile version of Thunderbolt, which is designed to work on almost all web-capable handsets and mobile devices. There are...”
“Forum software is a necessary evil of running an online community. Few credible options are available to website owners and those that are tend to...”
“When you’re deciding whether or not to read something, you make a calculation: Is the time it will take to read this less than the...”
“Facebook is in trouble. Over the last two weeks, concern about the complexity of its privacy controls has led to a minor panic in the...”
“The notion that people’s attention span is shorter when reading on the Web is well known. The number of possible distractions and other things that...”
“Last Sunday, we had the first meeting of The Association of Independent Game Websites in London. For something that was founded only a few months...”
“As you may be aware, I’m creating a stock trading game called CountryEx for my final year project at university. It’s been in development...”
Shorter thoughts on all things UX related.
“The second week in June is going to be a corker. Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference and the videogames industry’s E3 Expo are scheduled for the...”
“Too often, organisations create products without understanding their customers’ underlying motivations or goals. Many focus on their immediate competitors and not on the products and...”
“At this year’s E3 trade show in Los Angeles, one of the clearest themes was multi-screen gaming. Nintendo’s Wii U was present following its announcement...”
Articles about running videogame websites.
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Why editing writers' work is one of the most important things you can do.
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Videogames reviews, previews, features and opinion pieces.
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I’m a user experience consultant at Foolproof in London, having graduated from a Computer Science degree at the University of Nottingham.