UX Fail: Colorblindness Round 2

Found another example. Charts/Graphs! I can’t, in any way, tell which of those lines belong to which label. They both look green to me.…

UX Fail: Colorblindness

According to wikipedia as much as 10% of males (~15 million people in the US) have red-green color blindness.  Why is that important? Well, for me personally, it’s important because I’m in that 10%. For a designer, it’s important because that’s probably more than the number…

Twitter Claim Chowder

Today both Microsoft and Google announced partnerships with Twitter for including tweets in their search results. If I had to guess, I would think they were paying for this data. In other words, Twitter just figured out how to make some money. Remember when Jason Calacanis said he’d pay…

NoSQL isn't a movement

Today there’s been a tweet going around that says: @programmingjoy: Help pick a better name for NoSQL Movement at NoSQL East Conference #programming http://bit.ly/18H0o7 This tweet really drives me nuts. In fact, I tweeted back: @robotdeathsquad: NoSQL isn’t a movement, and when people say stuff…