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bio website waja3ras.com
location Beirut, Lebanon
age 31
visits member for 3 years, 4 months
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I'm a UX analyst at elementn, a web applications and cloud computing organization based in Lebanon and with a representative office in New York!


Nov
22
comment What UI/UX patterns do not “translate” well when localized to other languages?
Hi! I'm so sorry, I just saw that you asked that. Yes, culturally, saying you don't have permission to something is like belittling the person or pointing out that their level is lower than others. The message would have to be rephrased to something neutral like "This item is currently not available. Please refer to IT for more assistance." I actually was forced to almost lie in some messages by a client to do this!! Again, this is more an issue in the Arab Gulf than the rest of Arab countries as hierarchies and seniority are a lot more respected and considered there.
Nov
22
answered 12 hr vs 24 hr time
Aug
2
awarded  Yearling
Mar
5
answered Order of physical controls: volume down, volume up, mute
Feb
21
answered Is a cancel button necessary in a windows form?
Feb
1
answered Should the results of a calculation happen automatically, or require a button push?
Feb
1
answered How to handle very long accordions?
Jan
21
awarded  Critic
Jan
21
comment How should I indicate an added row of buttons above the iPad's keyboard is scrollable?
The dots that flip go against the scrolling horizontally, as they would have to go bunch by bunch..
Dec
8
answered Welcome screen for Arab countries
Oct
1
answered A usable and extensible approach to a localized field
Sep
13
answered How long should a temporary notification appear?
Sep
7
answered What would be a good non-religious icon to represent that a person has died?
Sep
2
answered What UI/UX patterns do not “translate” well when localized to other languages?
Sep
2
awarded  Autobiographer
Aug
23
answered If two ways of signing up are possible, should it be stressed that there are two atlernatives?
Aug
17
awarded  Supporter
Aug
13
answered Single replacement for: “Upload a document” and “Upload a Video”
Aug
3
awarded  Teacher
Aug
2
answered Limiting customer credit cards to a single account