Google AMP: What Price UX?

Recent developments such as Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages, Facebook’s Instant Articles, and Apple’s Universal Links are creating opportunities for these web giants to move content access from the publisher’s domain into a singular location under their control.  This is ostensibly done in the name of improving user experience, but has interesting implications in terms of …

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Design Critique: Microsoft Excel 2016

Introduction Microsoft Excel is one of the most ubiquitous computer applications in today’s corporate world.  Fundamentally, it is a spreadsheet program, designed to enable the user to arrange and organize data into tables, to manipulate that data, and to create various reports and analyses based on the data.  Here I review Excel 2016, running in …

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