Design

The Three Zone Navigation System

The Three Zone Navigation System

2020-02-25Introducing the Three Zone Navigation System, an intuitive navigation design system for apps and websites. What if all apps and websites had a similar navigation system? It would be much more intuitive, as you don’t have to spend time on figuring out how to use a new service. You are probably using the Three Zone […] Read more

Why I think designers shouldn’t code

Why I think designers shouldn’t code

2015-10-08I strongly believe that designers shouldn’t (have to) code. And that by requiring designers to code, you are missing out on great designers and great designs. Three reasons: 1. Design should happen close to the user experience Example: if you’re building a mobile app, it should be designed on a mobile phone. This is not […] Read more

Selecting the best UX prototyping tool

Selecting the best UX prototyping tool

2015-01-28It’s all about the finding the Fastest Viable Medium for the problem you are solving. “What’s the best wireframing/prototyping tool?” Being the founder & CEO of Weld, I hear this a lot. It’s a popular question, but there’s no simple answer. It all depends on: The goal with the prototype. This is the big question, and […] Read more

Websites don’t need to scroll

Websites don’t need to scroll

2014-11-29Since the dawn of the web, websites have been scrolling vertically. It’s a useful convention that has made online content accessible. But with mobile devices, we’ve been trained in other ways of navigating in content: Slide for next page (e.g. e-book readers, home menu on iPhone). Hierarchies of nested lists (e.g. iPhone address book). Tap […] Read more

Creators need an immediate connection to what they’re making

Creators need an immediate connection to what they’re making

2013-12-22Creators need an immediate connection to what they’re making. Bret Victor, UX designer, formerly at Apple (via weld-io) Source: vimeo.com Read more

Icecreams

Icecreams

2013-12-07Made With Paper Read more

Tools for Creation

Tools for Creation

2013-07-06One problem I’m very fond of thinking about, is tools for creating things: physical objects, food, art, software. I’m a big fan of Bret Victor’s work and especially his presentation Media for Thinking the Unthinkable. I’d like to try to apply this to programming (and no, not like Light Table). More to come! Read more

Funny video game animations by Ola Persson

Funny video game animations by Ola Persson

2010-09-03In case you missed this (and based on the YouTube view count, too many people did), here are some excellently satirical video game videos from Swedish Video Game Awards (“Dataspelsgalan”) 2009, created by Ola Persson/Kongotec. Game of the Year: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3p2mJxsUyjE Sports Game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NqFot9dnzo Platform Game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XOe_ldnzIU Online Game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LmPXW9HKUDI Action Game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8daCMC1r-Nw Role-Playing Game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULrx6U6hF1s […] Read more