The Failings of the Hamburger Icon

Interface design often depends on the icon to communicate functionality to a user in one compact image. Some icons even become a part of our digital language.  The magnifying glass, the house, the printer… these are all universal icons [1]. Recently, the hamburger icon has been debated for inclusion though research is steadily revealing its …

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Design Critique: Peapod.com Website

Peapod.com bills itself as “America’s leading internet grocer,” allowing its users to do their weekly shopping without having to step foot outside their door. Designed to mimic the store shopping experience, users “browse” the online aisles for typical grocery store goods and add purchases to their digital cart before scheduling either a home delivery or …

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