he design of an open source project will greatly affect a user’s experience, and open source typically lacks solid design. In this session, we’ll talk about the current state of design and how we can raise the bar in an open source community.

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Join UX librarian Amanda L. Goodman to learn how to use usability testing to improve your library’s services. UX is a multi-disciplinary field that focuses on discovering and removing barriers that get in the way of your users’ goals. By focusing on UX, you can help shape how users feel about your library. UX will […]

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On September 29, 2015, Jeff Gothelf, author of Lean UX, spoke to the NYC UXPA community about what he’s learned transitioning from practitioner to author to teacher of Lean UX. Lean UX has gained popularity in the UX community since 2010, and created a new way of looking at how we design products and services. […]

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User Experience is more than creating a slick web page. It’s about understanding your users and aligning their behaviors, goals and motivations with your business strategy. This presentation will outline best practices surrounding the process and deliverables that are vital components for creating a positive user experiences. Scout Stevenson is the creative director at ExtensionEngine […]

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In this workshop we will take you through the steps in thinking about (and preempting) user interaction and user experience design. Then we will outline ways in which we can evaluate, test, and analyze interactions to pivot designs leanly. This session will be highly interactive and will use examples from real startups.

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eBay has released a major update to our experience, starting with new apps for iOS and Android, eBay 4.0. This update features a more browsable design with easy access to top deals, promotions and events, balanced with streamlined ways to access the powerful eBay features you’ve come to rely on. eBay 4.0 is a more […]

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Every day, athletes, musicians, politicians and other influencers use Facebook Mentions to share and connect with their fans, and more than 900 million people are connected to public figures on Facebook. As a public figure, you can use Live to: Grow and engage your fan base. Whether you have an established fan base or want […]

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Speaker(s): Alex Faaborg, Bob Ryskamp, Emmet Connolly, Hayes Raffle

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Asylum VFX brought me in to help develop the graphic language for the Skynet sequences in the feature film Terminator Salvation. I was brought on towards the end of post-production, so there was little time for design/animation versions. This provided good motivation to nail the designs the first time around and animate them in a […]

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