My thoughts on the pros and the cons of using Agile methodology during hackatons as opposed to just improvising and pretending you are in control. All of this based on 24 hour long hackaton experience.
Both IT and psychology are interesting fields of expertise. What would happen if you would merge them into one taking best of both?
Saturday, 31 October 2015
Tuesday, 27 October 2015
My UX fall – Hackaton I was not prepared for
UX issues our team faced in 24 hour long hackaton from the beginning to the end. The research preceding hackaton, brainstorming sessions during the hackaton and the inevitable fall by the end of the hackaton.
Saturday, 17 October 2015
My UX fall – No research and potential problems
When building software or even hardware of any kind for people, it is important to make sure you create something that is wanted, needed and have potential. Otherwise you just wasted your resources and made something, nobody will use. So how do you make sure you know what you should create?
Thursday, 15 October 2015
My UX fall – Beginners mistakes
Beginning in new field of study is always somewhat difficult. It was no other for me. I made lots of mistakes and all of them came back to haunt me. So what are those and what can you do to prevent falling into the same hole?
Sunday, 4 October 2015
Starting with Usability and User Experience
There is a vast number of different web pages, tools and IT solutions for almost every problem. Beside the speed of those tools, performance, efficiency and other characteristics, there is one very important: Usability. If your users cannot use your IT solution, it is worthless to them.