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Why do most smartphones not have a physical keyboard?

The vast majority of smartphones sold today use a 'bar' or 'slate' form-factor, with a large screen which uses an on-screen keyboard. Blackberry are the one obvious manufacturer who still produce ...
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Why don't mobile qwerty keyboards utilize keyboard shortcuts?

Desktop/laptop keyboards utilize shortcut via key combinations like Ctrl + V. What don't mobile keyboards, like on Android and iOS, do this? If we implement shortcut keys in mobile applications ...
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Term “Requirement Gathering” in UX - A misnomer?

Having spend some good time in the Interaction design domain, I have started to think that the term "Requirement Gathering" is somewhat a misnomer and conveys a incorrect image of the process. Is ...
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What is the relevant way to show share count of article?

The share count on the left bottom of image is the total share count of story and I placed there because that was near to sharing button so that this will make more sense, but I have a confusion, that ...
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How do you deal with personal information during usability testing?

I'm wondering what do other UX professionals do when they need to see personal information for a test? Like home address or salary? Especially if conducted at the company you work for?
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show comments and likes

In my page i will be loading images one below other. I need to show comments and likes below image. But if there are too many comments then images will move down. Is there any good idea to show ...
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Do we really required reset button for form fields?

I have been questioning my mind when I am working on web form field designs about reset button placed along with "Submit" or "Finish" buttons. What happened if user accidentally clicks on "Reset" ...
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Sort by a value not shown in the table

I am working on an application that will run on phones and tablets. The application can be used for attendance management and for viewing hours the user wrote previously. Here is the view for this ...
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Logs application design [on hold]

I have to design an web application for build and run applications in the cloud and i want to design the logs. Do you have some example of web applications who have designed their application logs ?
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If your UI/UX team is to divide into 4 different levels from Beginner to Expert, what could be the acceptance criteria? [on hold]

I want to divide my UI/UX team into 4 different levels from beginner level to expert level. What could be their acceptance criteria based on their skills related to (core skills, communication skills, ...
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Animated background in Android pull to refresh [on hold]

i want to implement pull to refresh like this picture.how can i do in android.please tell me the logic for this
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1answer
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Examples of dialog UX concepts? [on hold]

I want to design an easy-to-use set of dialogs for my users to get notified of anything & possibly interact with my app via those dialog boxes. A "Dialog box" is also known as "Popup", ...
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Examples of login forms UX concepts? [on hold]

I want to design an easy-to-use form for my users to sign in. I have been looking for mockups as a first phase, but I have found more fully designed & live examples of login forms. It's great but ...
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Sort by criterion that is not displayed

I have a list or rows, each showing n columns. The list is sorted by default using one of the n columns and I have a sort dropdown which can be used to change that. I wish to let the user sort that ...
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Why do we prefer shiny finish on cars and dull finish on devices?

Across the board, cars have shiny paint (which looks great), while computers, laptops and phones etc tend to have a dull finish to them. What's the logic/ psychology behind this?
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What type of deliverables are expected of me in my new job? [on hold]

On a phone screening today, I was asked what kind of deliverables do I turn in to programmers? I know my answer could have been better but I am actually not sure if I answered correctly since I've ...
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What's a good scrolling hint for partial-page content in iOS?

Having looked for similar questions there doesn't seem to be fit for a case where there's scrollable content (a table view) that only takes up part of the screen as in: In this case, section C of ...
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Feedback for invalid selection of the text

In my application user is allowed to add objects in text (represented as HTML tags) by selecting a part of it. Something like in the rangy.js demo but the object is being added immediately after users ...
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3answers
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How long should “1 month” be?

If in my project someone buys a membership for 1 month, how long should that "month" be? Always 30 days, no matter the month of the year (e.g 23/2/2016 => 25/3/2016) The same day number of the next ...
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2answers
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Ways to display both string and boolean on page

I have an unusual question regarding how displayed data should look as opposed to how to code the solution. I really don't know where to ask this. I have a table that contains settings for a web ...
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Font classification [on hold]

I have a fairly large collection of fonts, is there any automated method (via a tool or something) to organize them in groups according to their font family ? . If not, is there any sort of a list of ...
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How to indicate a text field does not contain content?

In the wireframe below, the three containers could contain text. The user can add text to empty containers and edit existing text. Note that this form is not just for entering text, but often the ...
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2answers
77 views

Color for (error)messages in forms

I've read some questions and answers on a few websites, including this one but it doesn't seem to answer what I'm looking for, which is: What are (generally speaking) the best colors to show both ...
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2answers
309 views

Design for a list of items

I have this list of items in a radio button list. This list can get pretty long in it's height. This won't be the best user experience, because the user, probably, has to scroll to the item he wants. ...
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1answer
73 views

Design of a UI which has multiple Categories, where each Category holds individual Settings

I'm new to UI Design and I having a hard time designing a new Concept for a UI. I can't give you full detail about what the application is for but it's basicly a production-planning-tool for ...
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1answer
66 views

Where lies the origin of the common media buttons, play, stop, pause, …?

There are these play, pause, stop, forward, backward, record buttons everywhere. According to Wikipedia there is also an iso about them (ISO/IEC 18035.). But where did they originate from? What was ...
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30 views

Best way to place table specific functions [on hold]

I am looking for the most intuitive location for table specific functions. In our webapplication, which is available on all devices, we display large amount of data in tables. The columns of these ...
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1answer
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Displaying a complex set of criteria

I have a series of criteria required to get a permission. These criteria can be met by taking a class (this is for a hackerspace website I'm making). Some criteria have multiple classes, where any ...
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What is the best way to collect a yes/no answer to a required question?

We've got a form that asks users if they are U.S. citizens. We want to make sure they answer that question. One idea is to make it a checkbox, like this: Are you a U.S. citizen? [ ] Yes, I am a ...
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Where can I find a user research video? [on hold]

There was a website that hosted a short series of videos about UX and the UX process. One of the videos was talking about how you should conduct yourself during a usability study. In the video a woman ...
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1answer
24 views

Should I create my own Windows Dialogs to match my application's style [on hold]

It's a pretty simple question I guess. I'm fairly new to UI design. I'm generally a programmer, but I've been putting a lot of thought into my most recent project and I think I've managed to make a ...
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0answers
51 views

What are the most effective icons to use so that users don't need extensive walkthroughs/tooltips? [on hold]

I'm designing a user interface for a type of printer. My goal is to create a simple, easy to use screen for users who are not usually tech-savvy. Because of the limitations (either inherent or ...
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4answers
71 views

Are there accessibility guidelines or good-practice standards?

Very novice web-developer here designing a web-site for my new employer (US). I've been asked to ensure the website is accessible to avoid any potential legal issues. I went looking for specs and ...
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3answers
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How to offer multiple filter options when technically constrained to one?

The Scenario I have 2 filters - Filter 1 and Filter 2. In Filter 1 users can either select multiple tabs or enter something in textbox and click Search Tag button. Doing this will do ajax call and ...
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1answer
59 views

When should a modal-dialog get its real-time data?

I have a page which displays some data stored in a database (furthermore defined as "dynamic data"). A modal-dialog also exists on the page which contains some other related dynamic data. The data is ...
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2answers
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Grid action button selection

Problem statement: 1. Need to select individual row and Copy. 2. Need to select multiple rows and Copy. 3. Need to select items from different page (Pagination) and Copy. 4. Need to select all items ...
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Should password field be cleared if Captcha is wrongly entered?

On registration screen there are 3 fields: Email, Password and Captcha. User has entered valid email and password but has entered wrong Captcha. Here an error message specific to the wrong Captcha ...
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What is the best way to show additional information on a single word in a block of text & how should the user know about it?

If I have, say, a long paragraph of text and there are certain words that I want the user to be able to tap to reveal a lot of extra information but within the same page, how do I do it ? ...
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2answers
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What are the differences between Hierarchical drill down navigation & Hierarchical multi-level navigation

What are the differences between Hierarchical drill down menu & Hierarchical multi-level menu? it seems there is a thin line between these two. Please help me with examples which navigation ...
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Mobile app navigation: Back vs. cancel

I am designing a mobile app in which there is at least one multi-step process. Throughout the app, I want the back button to mean back one step, but not up a level in information hierarchy. During ...
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1answer
73 views

Where i can read more about UI tricks [on hold]

I'm looking for book or maybe blog about UI tricks. What i mean when calling UI tricks? Is for example when you have a black text and light background and in site area i do reverse trick like put ...
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How to design multi-level navigation menus for web and apps

We're creating some applications that need a multi-level menu navigation. This navigation menu should be presented in these environments: Web (large browsers) Web (responsive for devices) Android ...
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2answers
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User behaviour when user closes prompt and returns to video which is paused in the background?

Scenario: User is viewing a video. User can add annotation at desired time frame in the video. User can do this by tapping a button displayed on the video player. Tapping the button displayed user a ...
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What's the best method to show how many enquiries are made for each pillow per week?

Say, I've a website that sells 350 different types of pillows from all over the world. Each week, there would be X number of people enquiring about the different pillows, and I would log the ...
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What is the best way to show total sales and breakdown of the total? [on hold]

Basically, I need to show the total amt of sales made each week. For this case, let's put the figure at 200. Now, I need to further breakdown this figure and segment them according to salesperson. ...
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0answers
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Call to action on mobile app home screen and widgets [on hold]

Hello fellow designers. I am working for the german lotto ticket reseller for almost a year. I am responsible for the responsive website we develop in-house. Since the native iOS and Android app is ...
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0answers
18 views

Cannot set font-size on “mobile-site” [on hold]

I have a WP site which should not be responsive (I've removed all viewport meta and @media styles) but still I have problems controlling the font size. The below picture is how it looks like on a ...
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3answers
90 views

Should we ask User details/preference before or after Sign up in a Mobile App?

What is the best practice when it comes to asking user details (height,weight,Age,Country). Should it be before signing up or Immediately after signing up ? (To avoid low conversion rate, user ...
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5answers
83 views

How to prioritise features for mobile devices?

When you build a mobile client application for enterprise software, how do you decide feature/ function priority from a UX standpoint?
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99 views

Booking barber/hairdresser appointments for multiple people

I'm working with a client that wants to allow users to book barber/hairdresser appointments through a web app. Users will be able to book multiple appointments on different dates/times. I'm trying to ...

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