Four more weeks to Spring term. Reminded the students of hard dates. Now time to start preparing for next term, Summer, 2012. So I will start blogging my thoughts about how to approach Usability and Interaction. Have some new text books and the devices and apps are certainly changing. Here are a couple of examples
Also, new dilemmas? What are dilemmas–problems without answers, yet.
A question: will the tablet replace the portable, personal pc for the workforce and what will that change as far as usability and interaction?
First up: work out the goals of the interface.
Goals in mind, goals of application or web site, aligned or not?
Ambiguity, Consistency, Goals being the first alignment.