The “Morality Of Manipulation” Only Exists On A Spectrum From “Highly Immoral” to “Absolutely, Relentlessly Evil.”
An argument on the moral implications and the regulation in use of Psychology to manipulate users to have them complete / repeat a desired outcome.
You are browsing Twitter.com and see an interesting image. So you just click on the image / media to view it larger. As you can see in the image, the size is 503 pixels by 510 pixels, above screen-shot was taken in Full Screen mode.
Continue reading Twitter.com User Experience viewing images is difficult
How people, learn ?
They view videos, take notes, research and they don’t do all of this at one go. There are breaks and most prefer to do it offline, not bound by the progress of a browser window limiting and dictating your pace. Continue reading Coursera Usability Problems
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
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. Continue reading Screwed up Password Reset design at Mi.com