The elements of product designjamiemill.com/blog/elements-of-product-design/
A model explaining product design as a stack of decisions built on top of a stack of knowledge. With apologies to Jesse James Garrett.
Why OkCupid is changing how you message - The OkCupid Blogtheblog.okcupid.com/why-okcupid-is-changing-how-you-message-f14d492e7853
The entire dating landscape has changed and opened up since OkCupid started back in 2004. As a result, there are more opportunities to connect with people than ever before. On OkCupid, those…
Product Design Portfoliosbrianlovin.com/overthought/product-design-portfolios
A living list of useful and inspiring product design portfolios.
Diverted Derived Designbooks.libreobjet.org/open-guide/en/
The term open source is becoming popular among product designers. We see websites and initiatives appear with a lot of good intentions but sometimes missing the point and often creating confusion. Design magazines and blogs are always rushing into calling an openly published creation open source but rarely question the licenses or provide schematics or design files to download.
“How many users do you have?” – Standard Journaljournal.standardnotes.org/how-many-users-do-you-have-809abeb60bad
Invariably, when I tell someone about the project I’m working on, they’ll ask: “how many users do you have?” Sometimes, it’ll come up as the first point in a conversation — bold, directed…
Ethnographic Research Exerciserobots.thoughtbot.com/ethnographic-research-exercise
Practice ethnographic research with grocery shoppers.
We're big fans of single purpose artifacts that perform one task well. We find that being very strict about input/output diversity, and making the few essential interactions tangible, usually ends up in aesthetically pleasing objects..
StoriesOnBoard - The User Story Mapping Toolstoriesonboard.com/
Turn your flat Product Backlog into a User Story Map and see where is your project heading.
This new type of 3D printing was inspired by Terminator 2 - YouTubeyoutube.com/watch
This new 3D printing technology by Carbon 3d looks like science fiction. But it's entirely real. Vox's Joseph Stromberg explains. For more on how it works: h...