I was asked of ways to improve usability within the games industry. Whilst I could think of lots of elements of games that frustrated me, I wondered whether applying usability principles would make the game too easy to use.
Are self service checkouts a great idea or more a hindrance?
Last year the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) came under fire after launching a very unusable website for students to check their exam results.
In 2004, User Vision reviewed the Festival websites for the The Edinburgh International Festival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. This article The Show Will Go On(line).
Earlier this week, Facebook announced on their blog that after 6 months of dialogue with Facebook members, a new looking Facebook was being offered for everyone to use.
The economic pinch is encouraging more people to shop online, making website usability more important than ever.
Are there security issues with oversees ATM process?
Non accessible disabled toilets.
A new day arrives and with it a new problem with ITV Catch-up
For those of you who aren’t so sad, you spend all your time watching Big Brother, you may have noticed that the Tour de France is on just now.
Love it or loathe it, Big Brother recently returned to our screens. Those of you who haven’t been watching it will probably be wondering why I should be writing about Big Brother in a blog which is primarily about usability and accessibility.
On our recent company trip to Barcelona for our strategy day meeting, I came to realise something about cash machines (ATMs)- they do not follow an international set of standards when it comes to design.