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Proud recipient of the Grand Prize for Human-Computer Interaction

I’m extremely proud to be the recipient of Sweden’s finest award in human-computer interaction: Stimdis’s Grand Prize. Stimdi is the Swedish professional organisation for everyone active in HCI, in interaction design (IXD), user experience (UX), information architecture (IA) and all … Läs mer

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We demand consumer-grade usability at the office!

We’re very happy to welcome the distinguished Secretary of State, Ms. Hillary Clinton to the ranks of our campaign for consumer-grade usability in enterprise software. She joins her colleague, the former Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Carl Bildt, who … Läs mer

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”Workplace Tetris”

Fun metaphor from a great talk by @oscarberg of The Content Economy, given at Intranatverk, the intranet conference in Gothenburg (May 21, 2013).

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UX Podcast about ”Stupid bloody system!”

Per Axbom, James Royal Lawson and me talking about poorly designed digital systems and the work related stress this causes. Where did it all go wrong? How do we fix it? Can we fix it? Listen to it here: Episode … Läs mer

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My talk at Euro IA 2012

Now with full and corrected speaker’s notes.

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New edition of ”The design of everyday things” in August

Donald Norman just tweeted: ”Design of Everyday Things, Revised now on track. Pub date August. Same length but w/ new examples, HCD methods, signifiers – eBook in color.” Cool! ”Signifiers” is what Norman now prefers instead of ”affordances”, the term … Läs mer

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It’s the user-testing, stupid

One of many bad ideas: not to do user testing. ”… ORCA, [the Romney campaign’s] much-touted computer system for tracking voters on Election Day, collapsed. It was supposed to be a high-tech approach to poll-watching, a system by which campaign … Läs mer

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Onceability: The consequence of technology rot

(Note: I wrote this some time ago for the Inuseful blog – my only English post in an almost entirely Swedish blog. When starting up this English blog, it seemed appropriate to include it here.) I installed a wireless network … Läs mer

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