UX Podcast-logo

UX Podcast

Podcasts

Balancing business, technology, people and society

Balancing business, technology, people and society

Location:

Stockholm, Sweden

Genres:

Podcasts

Description:

Balancing business, technology, people and society

Twitter:

@uxpodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

#261 Design makes the world with Scott Berkun

4/22/2021
Scott Berkun joins us to talk about how design makes the world. Everything in your life has been designed by someone, and this insight is a powerful way to understand the world, and everything that happens in it. In his book, Scott tries give designers better stories, better language, better metaphors, to explain what we... The post #261 Design makes the world with Scott Berkun appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:34:57

#260 Your Grandparents’ telephone

4/8/2021
Episode 260 is a linkshow. Per and James discuss two articles that have grabbed their attention – we feature articles about information architecture and following the principles that our brains expect from physical experiences, plus smart questions you should ask during job interviews. Article one is Websites are not living rooms and other lessons for... The post #260 Your Grandparents’ telephone appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:32:30

#259 Japanese design culture with Rishma Hansil

3/25/2021
We are joined by Rishma Hansil to look at Japanese design culture and how this impacts digital design in Japan. Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Rishma has been living and working in Tokyo for the past 4 years. Our conversation begins with the three different scripts that are used, and moves though the cultural significance... The post #259 Japanese design culture with Rishma Hansil appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:36:24

#258 Ends with Joe MacLeod (UXP Classic)

3/11/2021
We talk Closure experiences with Joe Macleod. The lack of endings was something that Joe kept noticing again and again. There are so many examples in the digital space where there wasn’t an end, or there was an expectation of controlled or ability to end – but the possibility of closure just doesn’t exist. The... The post #258 Ends with Joe MacLeod (UXP Classic) appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:43:30

#257 1992 revisited with Ben Kraal

2/25/2021
Old research can give new insights. Ben Kraal publishes a newsletter called “1992”. In it he takes research papers from 1992 and looks them from a modern-day perspective. Even though the research papers are almost 30 years old, we discuss why they can be very relevant and useful. We take a particular look at a... The post #257 1992 revisited with Ben Kraal appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:37:52

#256 Touching screens

2/11/2021
Episode 256 is a linkshow. Per and James discuss two articles that have grabbed their attention – We discuss dealing with shared and public touch screens plus the trend of publishing content as newsletters. Article one is What should we do about public touch screens in the Covid era? by Mario Noble. “So what we... The post #256 Touching screens appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:36:18

#255 Trustworthy with Margot Bloomstein

1/28/2021
Do you trust brands? What created that trust and how is it maintained? We look at designing for trust together with content strategist Margot Bloomstein, author of Trustworthy. How does brand personality impact the user experience and how it influences our design decisions and content strategies. Our discussion starts off by looking at our trust... The post #255 Trustworthy with Margot Bloomstein appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:42:03

#254 Sorting out this mess with Abby Covert & Andrew Hinton (UXP Classic)

1/14/2021
A conversation with information architects Abby Covert and Andrew Hinton about dealing with digital change and how to make future changes better. Originally Recorded at UXLx 2015, we touched on numerous subjects and challenges, including: The pace of digital change, the challenges of updating our mental models, cleaning up the underlying mess or the mess will return,... The post #254 Sorting out this mess with Abby Covert & Andrew Hinton (UXP Classic) appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:40:27

#253 The state of accessibility with Derek Featherstone

12/31/2020
For years, accessibility was seen as the domain of the engineer. Fixing an accessibility would be about writing code. As a maturing industry, and as we understand people with different types of disabilities, we are starting to better understand and appreciate the role of design in accessibility. Accessibility legend Derek Featherstone joins us to talk... The post #253 The state of accessibility with Derek Featherstone appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:40:12

#252 Toxic dogmatism

12/17/2020
Episode 252 is a linkshow. Per and James discuss two articles that have grabbed their attention – We discuss a number of serious issues that the design industry faces plus we take a look at “Stories” and their abundance. Article one is Undoing the Toxic Dogmatism of Digital Design by Lisa Angela. “I’ve talked to... The post #252 Toxic dogmatism appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:38:38

#251 Multimodal design with Cheryl Platz

12/3/2020
Designing for multiple forms of input and output is no easy task. The dramatic rise in the number of microphones in devices has pushed multimodal design to new levels of complexity. Cheryl Platz joins us to talk about designing in this multimodal world. “Every time you require one modality you’re leaving someone behind.” We talk... The post #251 Multimodal design with Cheryl Platz appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:50:27

#250 Factfulness with Anna Rosling Rönnlund

11/19/2020
Anna and the Gapminder foundation work to promote a fact-based worldview that everyone can understand. They want to help all of us move away from a dramatic worldview that is stressful, wrong and contributes to poor decision-making. “We realised people thought they knew what the world was like around them, but they were usually wrong.”... The post #250 Factfulness with Anna Rosling Rönnlund appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:44:56

#249 Digital anthropology with Genevieve Bell

11/5/2020
How will your design be used in 10,000 years? When we produce designs and create technical systems we rarely think in such time-frames, yet many of today’s technology includes ideas decades old, even hundreds. Anthropologist Genevieve Bell joins us to talk about digital anthropology, cyber physical systems, and the new educational needs that have arisen.... The post #249 Digital anthropology with Genevieve Bell appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:44:04

#248 Evolving organisations with Ola Berg

10/22/2020
“This is about people. It’s about communication”, says Ola. The ways in which organisations are structured and managed are still in many ways rooted in the history of the industrial revolution. To evolve away from this requires care, being human centred and probably a disruptive event on a social level. We talk about doing good... The post #248 Evolving organisations with Ola Berg appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:41:00

#247 Civic tech with Cyd Harrell

10/8/2020
Cyd Harrell has been working with civic tech for over a decade, and has accumulated a wealth of knowledge and experience during that time. She’s gathered that experience and knowledge and created a friendly guide for those of us who work, or want to work with technology in the public sector. We talk about the... The post #247 Civic tech with Cyd Harrell appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:38:43

#246 Developer experience

9/24/2020
Episode 246 is a link show. James and Per discuss two articles that have grabbed their attention – We discuss developer experience and even “internal” developer experience plus mobile interface testing and the challenges of multi-device, multi-browser testing generally. Article one is The Brief Guide to Testing Mobile Interfaces by Andrew Yevtushenko and Marina Yalanska.... The post #246 Developer experience appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:31:04

#245 Cognitive bias with David Dylan Thomas

9/10/2020
We all have cognitive biases, flaws in our reasoning and judgement due to our personal beliefs and hidden pattens that we’ve subconsciously adopted over time. David Dylan Thomas joins us to discuss cognitive bias and how we can design for it and work with it. In his book, David splits the topic of bias into... The post #245 Cognitive bias with David Dylan Thomas appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:41:25

#244 Icons

8/27/2020
In this topic show dedicated to icons Per and James look at what icons are, why we, as designers, make use of them and what we can do to make them more understandable and accessible. Icons are everywhere; we rarely seem to create (visual) interfaces without them – but are they always understood? “Universally recognised... The post #244 Icons appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:34:11

#243 Answering surveys with Caroline Jarrett (UXP Classic)

8/13/2020
Form and survey specialist and author Caroline Jarrett joins us on this classic episode of UX Podcast. Unsurprisingly we chat about surveys and forms beginning with the subject’s roots in data capture and motion studies. Amongst other things we talk about the four steps involved in answering a question and problems such as non-response error... The post #243 Answering surveys with Caroline Jarrett (UXP Classic) appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:33:14

#242 Figure it out with Stephen Anderson and Karl Fast

7/30/2020
What does it mean to understand something? How do we take information and create understanding? We talk to with Stephen Anderson and Karl Fast and do our best to Figure It Out. we talk about the challenge of making something understandable, different theories of cognition including embodied cognition, how some things we often consider wrong... The post #242 Figure it out with Stephen Anderson and Karl Fast appeared first on UX Podcast.

Duration:00:37:24