Author Archives: Jonathan
I’m currently teaching two 2-hour labs each week for an undergraduate software engineering course. The first few weeks of the course have been about design methodology and requirements engineering. In this post I’ll describe last week’s lab on requirements gathering … Continue reading
There is already a myriad of information available on the web about Heuristic Evaluation (HE). The purpose of this post is not to simply re-iterate that information. As a usability practitioner I have performed many heuristic evaluations on websites and … Continue reading
I couldn’t help but to keep thinking about my post “What is Usability?” long after I pressed the “Publish” button. As much as I like Krug’s definition of usability, I couldn’t shake the nagging feeling that it is missing something: … Continue reading
Yes! The creative juices are flowing. You feel the rush; the euphoria that comes along with new insight! A new thought, a creative, inspired moment – a Eureka! moment – in which you’ve come up with a new idea. A … Continue reading
Somebody called me a usability expert the other day. Usability expert, I repeated to myself, smiling — ohhh, I liked the sound of that. Yes, I’m completing a masters in human computer interaction, this is true. Yes, I love to … Continue reading
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