Product Design – When we will stop calling them phones?

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When-we-will-stop-calling-them-phones-final

A few days ago I stumbled on a Luke Wroblewski’s infographic (Fig 1.1) showing mobile phones usage evolution. The graph shows that the main device feature (voice calls) is almost unused. In fact, the title of his post was “When will we stop calling them phones?”

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Design Events – UX Camp 2016 Zurich, My Takeovers

UX Camp Zurich 2016
UX Camp Zurich 2016

What happened at the UX Camp 2016 Zurich, what I learned, what I discovered and all my takeovers. Attending the Zurich UX Camp is always a great experience. Because the people that attend are so inspired and excited to be part of the event. Because the organisation is able to make you feel comfortable within a warm context. Because the venue is awesome and food is great!

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Product Design – How to fit a ux designer in your team

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how-to-fit-a-ux-designer

If you think the hard part in the UX designer hiring process is to identify the ideal candidate, at the end of this article you will change your mind. The hard part comes when the team and the new resource have to talk to each other and be integrated to work together.

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Design Journey – Leaving Ricardo AG

New year, new job and new User eXperience challenges.
Yesterday was my last day at Ricardo AG. In the last couple of years my colleagues and I worked to design the user experience for the responsive version of ricardo.ch and autoricardo.ch. My role was leading this project in terms of UX. Was a great chance and a massive collection of challenges.

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Design Patterns – Zero results page, a fresh restart for a great User eXperience

How can we help users to restart their journey from the Zero results page (aka ZRP)? Like in “real life”, it’s not so easy to find what we’re looking for. When we get lost and/or perform wrong actions, it’s common to have the “dead spot” syndrome.

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UX-Zero-Results-Page

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