23 October

Who Cares? Obamacares Website Is Crashing…

Obamacares Website Is Crashing Because It Doesnt Want You To Know How Costly Its Plans Are – Forbes. I for one do not believe that they want to hide the cost of the medical plans and force users to create accounts and enter detailed personal information before they can start shopping, I think they just […]

17 October

Understanding Users and Customers

Understanding Users and Customers

Well-designed interfaces should be based on solid design principles that enhance use. Good design should communicate directly with users through the appropriate placement of visual clues, hints, and affordances.

14 October

NEWS

What Is Your User Experience? We are surrounded by machines. Our most minor requirements to the most complex tasks are negotiated in a technological language. In some circumstances our knowledge of this mechanistic contribution is negligible, but more and more we are drifting into an environment shaped by a new reality, engaging in a daily […]

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1815 Preston Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3V7
" }); google.maps.event.addListener(marker, 'click', function() { infowindow.open(map,marker); }); bounds = new google.maps.LatLngBounds( new google.maps.LatLng(-84.999999, -179.999999), new google.maps.LatLng(84.999999, 179.999999)); rect = new google.maps.Rectangle({ bounds: bounds, fillColor: "#79d1bb", fillOpacity: 0.2, strokeWeight: 0, map: map }); } google.maps.event.addDomListener(window, 'load', getGeocode); //]]>