Case Study: VDCI Redesign with Magento 2

The Virtual Design & Construction Institute (VDCI; formerly known as cadteacher) was founded in 1997 by Al Whitley, MBA, AIA, to “teach architects, engineers and contractors in San Diego how ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Nov 20th, 2017

Reframer Review: A Qualitative Research Tool

I’m reviewing Optimal Workshop’s new user research tool, Reframer. This tool has potential to help us glean more (and more meaningful) information from our qualitative research sessions at ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Oct 24th, 2016

Demo Report: NASDAQ Mosaiq

Last week we got wind of a new UX research tool on the scene: NASDAQ Mosaiq. It is an app developed by NASDAQ’s internal product design team. This week, ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
May 23rd, 2016

User Interviews for Smarter Web Development

User interviews are foundational to our user-centered research process here at PINT. While there are a range of UX research methods — each appropriate for a specific context — we find interviews ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Feb 5th, 2016

From the Bookshelf: Defensive Design for the Web

There are some cool renovations taking place at PINT. To make way for construction, we were forced to review our bookshelves. Remember books? So do we. But how many of ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Aug 17th, 2015

New UX Tools and Resources

The user experience (UX) space changes pretty quickly. Trends and tools come and go at an almost daily pace. As a result, UX professionals generally appreciate anything that makes it ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Jun 15th, 2015

UX Trends: Drunk UX

UX trends come and go, but sometimes we come across one that sticks. What’s the most entertaining UX trend of recent weeks? “Drunk UX” is definitely in the running. ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Apr 23rd, 2015

Book Review: Understanding Context

Writing a book on the idea of context is a pretty tall order, when you stop to consider how much that actually encompasses. Thinking of context as “everything, yet something, ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Mar 30th, 2015

UX Comics to Communicate UX Ideas

Conceptualizing and designing products today requires something very nuanced: an accurate understanding of users as people, and their experiences in different contexts. But as a UX professional, the ability to ...

Carrie Nusbaum
By Carrie Nusbaum
Jan 19th, 2015