What does Microsoft think about Heuristic “User Control & Freedom”, they don’t

My recent exposure to Microsoft’s take on the heuristic “User Control and Freedom”, which essentially says, Don’t give users control and freedom. No control on updates and forced re-starts. Continue reading “What does Microsoft think about Heuristic “User Control & Freedom”, they don’t”

Screwed up Password Reset design at Mi.com

How screwed up can you make the password reset forms ?

How screwed can you make User Experience, when you try to create a new account on Mi.com site, English version. The form validation throws error in Chinese if you already have an account with them.

@Hugo Barra, if you are reading this, please get it fixed.

So thoughtful.

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ClearTrip.com – Preventing User Errors

User Errors: Preventing them for good

User Errors: How minor text changes at ClearTrip.com can help prevent User Errors (mistakes) on the interface and create an effective and trustable User Experience.

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How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

For years, Apple followed user-centered design principles. Then something went wrong.

Source: How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

Another reason why StackExchange and network sites Suck

Why StackExchange Sucks 4 years, 1 month, and 12 days

It was long back that i worked on a website on Drupal and had to implement a specific functionality which i was unable to execute with the standard methods and modules. In simple terms, i was stuck on the problem and had tried few things which did not work. As for anyone seeking help, i posted this question on Drupal StackExchange. Continue reading “Another reason why StackExchange and network sites Suck”