IDEA 2009 - Day 1

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Download Making Virtual Worlds: Games and the Human for a Digital Age (IDEA 2009 Presentation) View more documents from tmmalaby. But don’t get too comfortable, b/c the future is about to change…again! Download Social Business Design Embracing Change In Key Drivers Advancing User Experience For A Networked Economy View more documents from Jeffreydachis. What has changed in the last year and what are next year’s trends?

IDEA 2009: An Interview with Thomas Malaby

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As IDEA 2009 draws closer, the IA Institute is conducting a series of interviews with the speakers for the conference. Certainly, but in a sense any given community changes historically in a unique fashion. We are always tempted to find some common sequence or pattern to how societies change, but overwhelmingly the evidence that anthropology and related fields have found about all communities is that they change historically, in contingent ways.

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IDEA 2009: An Interview with Leisa Reichelt

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As IDEA 2009 draws closer, the IA Institute is conducting a series of interviews with the speakers for the conference. Having said that, there is a lot that we would have liked to have done to make Drupal 7 a truly game-changing release that we weren’t able to get over the bar. I’m also waiting to see if you’re going to change all my s’s into z’s when this is published!)

Integrating Prototyping Into Your Design Process

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They can be made swiftly, changed without repercussion, and still help visualize a concept. First off, do what you’d do to begin any organizational change.

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The Content Conundrum

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change how we think about content, 2.) change how we communicate with stakeholders and partners. As web designers and information architects, we often dismiss deep consideration of content when we design interactive experiences.

Bringing Holistic Awareness to Your Design

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It is far less likely that some—or all—of the project will undergo unexpected or last minute changes if the goals and priority of features is clearly established during the design process.

Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage

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Someone with half-baked knowledge of grammar may change all the “its” to “it’s.” The Balance of Power There are a wide variety of uses for Wikis and a level of interest in using them that’s matched by an extensive range of Wiki software.

Sketchy Wireframes

Boxes and Arrows

In the early stage, wireframes act as a tool for exploration and concept development, when sweeping changes are expected and encouraged. In an electronic medium, changes can be made across pages and documents very quickly. Introduction When it comes to user interface documentation, wireframes have long been the tool of choice.

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Four Key Principles of Mobile User Experience Design

Boxes and Arrows

How an experience accommodates these conditions will change depending on experience type — game, banking application, or the like — but the underlying impetus remains the same. Prior to becoming a senior UX designer at Popular Front Interactive, I spent two years as a mobile UX researcher within the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Mobile Technologies Group – a lab tasked with both future-casting and then rapidly prototyping innovative mobile experiences.

Researching Video Games the UX Way

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Video games are often overlooked in the scope of usability testing simply because, in a broad sense, their raison d’etre is so different than that of a typical functional interface: fun, engagement, and immersion, rather than usability and efficiency.

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Information Architecture for Audio: Doing It Right - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

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The “jarring&# effect was minimized by the inclusion of a looped musical “pad&# or beat underlying all audio: its playback remained unbroken, flowing and throbbing along nicely while one audio section changed to another.

Wanted/Needed: UX Design for Collaboration 2.0

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The software provides some process for giving each editor a copy of the document and when the changes have been made, the software merges the changes back into the master copy, while keeping some form of historical change log.

Research Logistics

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Short-changing the recruiting could result in participants that don’t properly fit the target market segment, don’t provide quality feedback, or just don’t show up at all. With that in mind, it’s important to give the researcher a stable product or prototype and avoid drastic changes to the product prior to the test.

Toward a theory of information relativity


Describing this as a change in understanding is not enough. If they understand what you are saying, what changes in behavior would you expect to see? At its heart, information design is about change. See “Free the Facts” by Dave Gray, 2009.

A Wiser Interaction

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Bill explains the new approaches, in particular “Discussions&# and “Activities,&# and why they are changing things up. iTunes Download Boxes and Arrows theme music generously provided by Bumper Tunes. Chris Baum speaks with Bill DeRouchey, co-chair for the 2010 Interaction Design Conference , about the upcoming conference and how the third annual conference will start to model the essence of Interaction Design.

IA Summit 09 - Day 3

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IA Summit 2009 Podcasts The IA Summit was held in Memphis, TN from March 20-22. See the Slideshare IA Summit 2009 page for up-to-the-minute lists of available presentations. The Starbucks iTunes Store is a great example of how we can change, and improve, the way we live.

When Life Intervenes

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IA Summit theme music created and provided by BumperTunes™ IA Summit 2009 Podcasts The IA Summit was held in Memphis, TN from March 20-22. Still, she could look forward to 2009 as the Summit’s Chairperson. iTunes Download

Pattern Languages for Interaction Design

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The brand and style guide may change more often than the patterns—the interaction solutions. Will Evans stalked and captured Erin Malone, Christian Crumlish, and Lucas Pettinati to talk about design patterns, pattern libraries, styleguides, and innovation. Erin, Christian, and Lucas are leading a workshop on design patterns at this year’s Interactions in Vancouver; and, Erin and Christian are writing a book on patterns for designing social spaces for O’Rreilly.

IA Summit 09 - Keynote

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IA Summit theme music created and provided by BumperTunes™ IA Summit 2009 Podcasts The IA Summit was held in Memphis, TN from March 20-22. The effects of this have not changed much over time, that comments made about the printing press can help us reflect on what is happening in the current environment. iTunes Download

Interaction 09 Follow-up

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From February 5-8, 2009, IxDA hosted their second annual conference, Interaction 09 , in Vancouver, BC. The challenge for 2009 was to see if that energy could be recaptured a year later—in a new place and during undeniably pressing times. Fabricant differentiated among the outputs, outcomes, and impacts of our designs, noting that just because people are buying a product doesn’t necessarily mean that their behavior is changing.

Improving the Tire

Bennett Cherry

Tire technology continues to change on a number of fronts. On any given day, I filter through nearly 1000 RSS messages from some of my favorite blogs and Twitter feeds. Make Magazine is one of my favorites and they delivered a whopper again today. Check out these airless vehicle tires that are currently being developed for the U.S. military. For example, nearly all of my cycling friends have. what if?" innovation solving a pain wondering

All It's Cracked Up To Be

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Then the Web started to change and the conversation with it. When the Web first emerged, there was a hole in the user experience world. Many people were practicing interaction design, but their community was shoe-horned into those of other disciplines like IA, HCI , and Usability. At the time, many people felt like that was sufficient. That hole seemed all the more gaping. The “IxDA&# :[link] was formed in 2003 and fit nicely into a space amongst those other communities of practice.

14 LGBTQ+ Innovators, Inventors and Scientists who changed the world

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An American Geophysicist, Cox and his colleagues were instrumental in developing a way to measure the changes in the Earth’s magnetic alignment and the geomagnetic polarity time scale. Laws and attitudes around the world towards LGBTQ+ people and their rights are changing.

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Innovation and the rapidly changing world of photography

Jeffrey Phillips

We've reached a couple of interesting milestones in a very short period of time, and it behooves us to pay attention to the changes in what has been an important industry - photography. This of course follows on Kodak's decision to stop manufacturing film for most cameras, which occurred in 2009. Understanding the job that the customer wants to do, and how that job is changing, is vital to sustain a competitive advantage.

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Surviving change: how law firms can innovate


Surprisingly, in the aftermath of the global financial crisis in December 2009, there were nearly 112,600 practising solicitors, a figure that climbed to nearly 135,000 as of April this year. Burying your heads in the sand when change occurs within your market is the wrong approach.

Surviving change: how law firms can innovate


Surprisingly, in the aftermath of the global financial crisis in December 2009, there were nearly 112,600 practising solicitors, a figure that climbed to nearly 135,000 as of April this year. Burying your heads in the sand when change occurs within your market is the wrong approach.

The new ROI for digital innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The reliance on deeper insights, more data, greater communications is changing the way we undertake innovation. Let’s take the emerging Health Care changes going on in the U.S.

Fusion, Flow and Fluidity are needed in our Management Practices

Paul Hobcraft

If you apply the three horizon lens we need to construct management and its performance approaches differently you begin to see the pathway for change. Let me build this out in why we need to change the way we gain knowledge and translate this.

Beyond Bitcoin: The Future of Blockchain Technology

Daniel Burrus

Bitcoins were introduced in 2009 to great fanfare. Since then, I’ve seen no need to change either designation, as there are now more than 100 different cyber currencies. The rapidly evolving technology of blockchains holds enormous promise for game-changing #disruption.

Overcome the Customer’s Concern – Transfer the Risk

Destination Innovation

During the economic depression which followed the financial crash of 2009 car sales slumped across America. If you find that you cannot make your payment because of a covered life changing event, we’ll allow you to return your vehicle and walk away from your loan obligation”.

Bitcoin’s Highs and Lows: Where to Next?

Daniel Burrus

The concept behind Bitcoin first emerged in 2009 by an anonymous programmer (or programmers) using the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. They are future facts that cannot be changed. Soft Trends can be changed.

How to lead intrapreneurship and innovation

The Future Shapers

The premise is that with climate change we are running out of time and startups are too slow to scale. However, by some estimates, about 70% of organisational change efforts fail. Finally, building innovation capabilities involves profound cultural changes. Speed of change.

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What is a creative “Flow State”? And how can I achieve it?

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2009 ). If you find this topic interesting, I would also suggest you check out Csikszentmihalyi’s other breakthrough book on his research of high-performance Creative people who changed their domains: Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention.

Innovation Reward and Recognition in a Barbell Economy

The Future Shapers

It is clear that the future is changing and so is the shape of the economy. Warden summarises this notion well and cites the book Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us (Riverhead Books, 2009), wherein Daniel H Pink makes a case that as tasks became more complex, interesting and more self-directed, traditional carrot and stick approaches no longer delivered the expected motivational results. Employee Engagement Intrapreneurship Leading Change

Digital Transformation: The Why, What & How For Transformational Leaders…

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As the 4iR digital revolution increasingly fuses the virtual world with the real world, businesses are changing right before our very eyes. Research published in the Harvard Business Review in 2009 defined transformational leaders as ‘visionaries that ask the following questions.

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Innovation – My Journey

The Future Shapers

We were overwhelmed by the surge of technological changes, with the advent of transistors, audio cassette recorders or Walkmans, cell phones and paperless communication through emails, texts, Facebook, ‘Whats App’ within a matter of a few years. Those who could not cope up with the fast changing environment were left behind, those who did adapt to change, like me, survived! Culture Change Open Innovation Thought Leadership

Nomination Wanted: 2015 Thinkers50

Matthew May

Author, THE SHIBUMI STRATEGY: A Powerful Way to Create Meaningful Change (Jossey-Bass, 2010). Author, IN PURSUIT OF ELEGANCE: Why The Best Ideas Have Something Missing (Crown Business, 2009).

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Corporate Vision: How To Translate Strategy Into Meaningful Execution

The Future Shapers

As soon as I answered the phone, Jon launched into a massive change of plan…. “Hi Similar to a ‘ north star’ the vision must provide clear direction to help people and teams successfully navigate change even in the most complex and challenging environments, keeping them on track at all times.

The 5 stages of future thinking

The Future Shapers

Some things will not easily change. One of the powers of scenarios (Roxburgh, 2009) is to uncover inevitable or near-inevitable futures. By analysing scenarios, you often identify some particular drivers of change. You can’t change today, but you can change tomorrow.

IdeaScale CEO Shares Innovation Tips with SuperbCrew


Rob Hoehn started his crowdsourcing software career as part of the open government initiative in 2009.?. Fourth Industrial Revolution Has Accelerated the Pace of Change. To keep pace, Rob says, organizations must understand that the “rules” for doing business have changed.

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Five Benefits of a Diverse Innovation Team


Diversity Stops Embarrassment In 2009, HSBC launched a campaign with the slogan “Assume Nothing.” Many voices lead to stronger teams.?. Diversity and inclusion are good ideas on many levels, but they can also drive your innovation strategy.

How the current patent system actually hurts innovation (and how patent trolls are being fought)

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The changes in the law began in earnest in 2005 with eBay vs MercExchange LLC , which put in place four rules which a patent owner must meet in order to be able to sue, including the fact that they must “practice” (produce or offer) the technology for which the patent pertains.

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You Never Fail Until You Stop Trying

Gijs Van Wulfen

Instead, they persisted and decided to join in 2009 Y-Combinator, a start-up incubator program located in Mountain View, California, where they pivoted their concept again. Uncategorized change failure innovation