Pratt UX/IA Distinguished Speaker Series #1: Abby Covert on February 3

Please join the Pratt UX/IA group for the first talk in the group’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Abby Covert will present her talk “Make Sense: Information Architecture for Everyone,” to the Pratt community. The talk will be held on February 3, in room 213 of the Pratt Manhattan campus. Please RSVP for the event. Doors will open at …

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Resources from Paul Lau

Here are the suggested resources from Paul Lau’s talk in early December. We hope everyone enjoyed the presentation! Tapworthy: Designing Great iPhone Apps: http://www.amazon.com/Tapworthy-Designing-Great-iPhone-Apps/dp/1449381650 Apple Human Interface Guidelines (HIG): https://developer.apple.com/library/ios/documentation/userexperience/conceptual/mobilehig/ Android Design Guidelines: http://developer.android.com/design/index.html Windows Design Guidelines: http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/apps/hh781237 Blackberry Developer Guidelines: http://docs.blackberry.com/en/developers/deliverables/17965/

Fuzd Mobile App Diary Study

In Fall 2013, two teams from my Usability Theory & Practice course (LIS 644) at Pratt Institute conducted a diary usability study of the Fuzd mobile app (http://fuzd.com/). Student Team #1: Sean Fitzell, Sharon Matz, Peter Otis, Theo Roth Student Team #2: Iris Bierlein, Stephanie Diorio, Allison Hall, Carolyn Madeo Download Full Reports: Fuzd Diary Study Report […]

Next Meeting: Thursday, December 5th at 5:50pm in room 609

Since Thanksgiving is bogarting our normal meeting day, we’ll be moving our last meeting of the year to Thursday, December 5th. Paul Lau, Android product designer at Etsy and former iOS designer at the New York Times, will be joining us to tell us about the UX/IA considerations and processes that take place for mobile …

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Spring 2014 UX Practicum at NYU Libraries

Starting in the Spring 2014 semester, SILS will be partnering with NYU Libraries for a 3-credit practicum in user experience (UX). The practicum is open to 3-5 students who will be co-supervised by Nadaleen Tempelman-Kluit (Discovery and Digital Access Librarian at NYU) and SILS Assistant Professor Craig MacDonald as they conduct UX research projects for …

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