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Posts by Carol Barnum

Product Documentation Is User Experience

By on Sep 10, 2015

When it comes to product documentation—the information that explains how to use a product—many people prefer to do without. The mantra “when all else fails, read the documentation” has proven true in many of the usability studies we have conducted over the years. Even in cases where we were testing the documentation! Users have come to expect that products should be...

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Gender Preferences Notable During Interviews about Home Security Cameras

Gender Preferences Notable During Interviews about Home Security Cameras

By on Apr 30, 2015

You may know the book Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus.  The title alone says a lot about gender differences.  Of course, we know that men and women are different. That’s why we want to have both in our research studies, unless the product or interface is targeted at only one gender. Recently, this need to have both men and women represented was...

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UX Firm Celebrates its First Birthday

UX Firm Celebrates its First Birthday

By on Jul 8, 2014

Happy Birthday to Us! What a year it has been for UX Firm. Since we just passed our first birthday, we thought it would be a good way to launch our blog and reflect on the first year of helping clients understand their users’ experience.   How It All Began LinkedIn connected us. I was ready to transition from teaching and I knew that my future would somehow...

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