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
User Errors: Preventing them for good
How ClearTrip.com violates Heuristic 2: Match between system and the real world and costs travelers trouble and how quickly this can be fixed.
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.
For years, Apple followed user-centered design principles. Then something went wrong.
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