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bio website usererrors.com/kimberley
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Work: design & user experience researcher

Else: music-obsessed, particularly electronic.

Elsewhere online: @xaotica * @xaoticatech * usererrors portfolio


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comment What to do when (phone) storage is full?
How critical is logging to the main functionality of the app? Which mobile platform(s) will the app use? Is keeping all the old log files necessary to the functionality of the app? What level of technical knowledge / skill do you anticipate from an average random user? Why are you opting to keep local logs vs. a cloud backup?
Oct
25
answered Crash dialog - motivating user to explain what they were doing
Oct
23
answered How do users react to a browser request for geolocation?
Oct
23
comment Street address confirmation
What is the purpose of the address in this form? How frequently will people need to edit it? How serious of a problem would it be if the address were inaccurate?
Oct
22
awarded  Yearling
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Jul
24
answered A standard / benchmark test for user familiarity or proficiency with computer technology in usability testing
Apr
24
answered Setting time limit for a task question when a tester can't find what they're looking for?
Apr
24
answered Do you ask testers to talk about themselves at the start of a usability test?
Nov
21
answered How to design for people not willing to learn?
Nov
20
answered Should we avoid negative words when writing error messages?
Oct
22
awarded  Yearling
May
14
comment A better condom user experience
Unfortunately, they are not self-explanatory for much of their intended audience: vitals.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/02/26/…
Apr
28
answered UX for a system that converts between units of weight and volume
Dec
5
answered Which is the correct way to implement faceted search filtering: links vs checkboxes?
Dec
5
answered Sortable List for Metro App - Examples/Ideas?
Oct
22
awarded  Yearling
Apr
19
answered User Interface that adjust itself to the user behaviour
Apr
18
answered Is it bad practice not to allow users to create an account (versus OAuth or OpenID)?