Wed, 31 January 2007
Genevieve Bell is Director of Intel's User Experience Group.
In this interview, she talks about what it means to build technology with the home in mind, about cultural influences in the use of technology, about the connection between religion and technology, and about sheds.
"Computational power is important but what people see is the experience."
Wed, 17 January 2007
Security and usability are frequently in conflict. Workarounds are common, and there may be unrealistic expectations of what users would or should do.
I mention that ChinesePod made Time Magazine's Top Ten Podcasts of 2006. (www.time.com/time/topten/2006/podcasts/10.html)
The Usability Kit (Gaffney/Szuc) is available for purchase online. (www.theusabilitykit.com)
This episode is 7 minutes 10 seconds in duration. File size is 4.1MB.