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I'm an interaction designer and web developer working in bioinformatics, with a particular interest in search applications.

I have a background in human-computer interaction, genetics, economics and modern languages (long story!)


Dec
13
comment Drawbacks of auto “focusing” on a web page's text field (JavaScript)
Why "offensive"?
Dec
1
comment Can anyone recommend some good podcasts on user experience design?
+1. I like Gerry's broad approach to UX. I particularly liked the interview with anthropologist Genevieve Bell: infodesign.com.au/uxpod/inteloutside
Nov
10
comment Multi language support for developer tools?
Do most languages need more space than English? See: english.stackexchange.com/questions/2998
Oct
6
comment Is scrolling better than clicking to reveal more content?
The following design patterns contain discussions of the pros and cons of paging versus continuous scrolling: developer.yahoo.com/ypatterns/navigation/pagination/item.html ui-patterns.com/patterns/ContinuousScrolling welie.com/patterns/showPattern.php?patternID=paging