User Experience Design in Open Source: Inviting the Users

Olli Savolainen
Dec 18, 2016 · 6 min read
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Garry Knight: Chatting with a Shopkeeper, CC-lisenssi

Spool: Vision, feedback, culture

“Vision : Can everyone on the team describe what the experience of using your design will be like five years from now?” (Spool, 2008, 2009)

“Feedback : In the last six weeks, have you spent more than two hours watching someone use yours or a competitor’s design?” (Spool, 2008, 2009)

“Culture : In the last six weeks, have you rewarded a team member for creating a major design failure?” (Spool, 2008, 2009)

Participatory design

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User Experience and being human — interaction reimagined

How do we create positive experiences that encourage…

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Usability, robust empathy. http://savolai.net/

User Experience and being human — interaction reimagined

How do we create positive experiences that encourage learning and creativity? Also: Regex You Can Read (Regex UCR) and related efforts live here. It’s a new visual syntax and UI for regex. It allows humans to concentrate on the actual matching.

Olli Savolainen

Written by

Usability, robust empathy. http://savolai.net/

User Experience and being human — interaction reimagined

How do we create positive experiences that encourage learning and creativity? Also: Regex You Can Read (Regex UCR) and related efforts live here. It’s a new visual syntax and UI for regex. It allows humans to concentrate on the actual matching.

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