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Nov
10
answered How to improve my layout
Nov
10
comment Brain computer interface
"is there anything physical in the real world you manipulate with your mind?" Yes! My body. I manipulate it with my mind, via motor neurons.
Nov
4
answered Including everyone in the company User Story creation?
Nov
4
comment Including everyone in the company User Story creation?
What do you consider a user story?
Nov
4
comment Forgotten Passwords - is there a real benefit to asking for memorable password hints on signup?
A bigger question is why you're storing people's identity yourself at all. Use an existing identity service, e.g. OpenID as implemented by any of a dozen other providers.
Nov
2
comment Default gender, “Male” or “Female”
Why do you need the gender? Is there a real, true, legitimate need for it? How about just leaving it out entirely?
Nov
2
answered What are some examples of famous/effective skeuomorph UIs?
Oct
28
comment What are best icons to identify/distinguish TCP and UDP connections
...why? Who is using this info? what skill level do they have? what task will they use the info for?
Oct
27
answered Too many navigation levels?
Oct
27
answered Alternative UI patterns for a large, shallow tree
Oct
14
comment Design Patterns for Discoverability
There are a number of such 'helpers' right here on Stack Exchange. The "here are some possible duplicates" helper. The tags helper. The "maybe you should go to chat" nudge...
Oct
13
comment Why is the “dislike” button going into extinction?
@jberger, you raise a good point--but then, why did the +1/Like button catch on? One reason: aggregation. "10 people like this". It's actually pretty annoying to see a post with 10 "like" comments--or 10 "damn dude that sucks"s, actually. (Another reason: it's less user effort...)
Oct
12
comment In-Line Form Validation - Checking for numbers in a persons Forename / Surname field
+10 for that link if I could!
Oct
12
comment Why is the “dislike” button going into extinction?
@Ben, yeah. What they really want is a "Damn, dude, that sucks" button.
Oct
10
answered Can ugly be good UX?
Oct
7
answered The psychology of everyday shapes
Oct
7
comment Should we delay the website launch to work on improving user experience and accessibility?
Can you afford to? Can you afford not to? You only get one try at 'launch'.
Oct
7
comment Which date format to use?
As worded this question can't have a good answer. Can you change the title and contents to something less contentious, like "what are advantages and disadvantages of different date formats"?
Oct
4
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Oct
3
comment Name for a rule about re-using terminology
Yes, you could go with "avoid polysemy" if you wanted to go concise. :)