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comment What is considered optimal word spacing, letter spacing, characters per inch etc. for best readability?
It's going to vary from person to person.
Feb
27
comment Why do some cars have the fuel door on the passenger's side?
@André: I've never seen a gas station where traffic is rushing by while you are fueling, without some significant distance between you and traffic.
Feb
27
comment Why do some cars have the fuel door on the passenger's side?
I can't tell how this is answering the question
Jan
23
awarded  Yearling
Jan
18
answered Why isn't the A4 sized paper preferred over the letter size in the US?
Oct
9
awarded  Commentator
Oct
9
comment Is there an established name for long scrolling web pages?
The signal to noise ratio of that page is awful.
Oct
8
awarded  Supporter
Jun
13
comment Does the average user understand the median?
@AthomSfere: sadly, there are plenty of '2nd or 3rd grade' topics plenty of adults struggle with. Things mathematical are especially in that group.
Mar
26
comment Are the flags of any countries controversial to use in a UI?
@NicolasBarbulesco: his two examples aren't meant to be exhaustive.
Feb
15
awarded  Teacher
Feb
15
comment Data visualization - Choosing the right chart
Best time to use pie charts: never.
Feb
15
answered Data visualization - Choosing the right chart
Jan
26
comment Designing for dynamic layout seen in ERP/ complex configurable systems
I don't understand what "this" is. We're not mind readers.
Dec
19
comment Is consistent button positioning more important than having large buttons?
That parallax issue is really apparent on stuff like those new Coke dispensing machines, it looks like theres more than a half inch of glass between your finger and the screen, and combined with the miserable response rate, does not lend much confidence to the machine.
Dec
10
awarded  Scholar
Dec
10
accepted From an application that prints, would users expect a print preview feature?
Dec
8
awarded  Student
Dec
7
comment From an application that prints, would users expect a print preview feature?
I'm not loathe to implement printing, just the previewing. As far as PDF, that's definitely a requirement that will not go away.
Dec
7
asked From an application that prints, would users expect a print preview feature?