Day 5! We're joined by Garrett Dawson; frontend developer at Blinker. How frontend development impacts the user experience. The importance of involving development early. Current standards and browser constraints. When will the web be "the" place to experience apps?
Day 4! We're joined by Tyler Merry; a UX Technologist at Universal Mind. Tyler's new theme song. Building Slack bots! Bot, chat bot, machine learning, ai, personal assistant, what do we call it and what does it do? Combating bots in NIKE's sneaker culture. Kyle plays the economics card! Upload your nudes to Facebook so your exs can't. Making recommendations suck less by being friends with the ai.
Finkel & Garf Craft Beer
Building a Slack bot with Node.js and Chuck Norris Super Powers
Api.ai now Dialogflow
Nike’s Perfect way to Sell Hyped Sneakers (Weapon against Bots)
Naked Images used to Combat Revenge Porn
How to Make Recommendations Suck Less
Combining Graphical And Voice Interfaces For A Better User Experience
Day 3! We're joined by John McRee; UX consultant and published author. Solving greater business problems. Cody's hipster pants are slippery. We discuss the loaded perception of personas. What personas are meant to be and do versus how they get used. Leading to user journeys and user roles. Methods to test and validate your theories and designs.
Day 2! We're joined by Missy Bergen. Cody's going to move to Japan to gain work life balance. Some tools we use daily and ALL the shortcuts you could ever want to use. What program should you use to code? Sublime Text, Atom, VS Code, or VIM. We discuss a Spotify Podcast app concept and our listening habits. Can a MacBook Pro be used as a weapon? Kyle's cleansing habits. UI elements that haunt us all.
It's finally here, welcome to Sprinting through the Holidays, Day 1!! We are joined by Kim McCutcheon. Logitech Harmony not all its cracked up to be. Our initial thoughts on iPhone X. Kyle traumatizes his child. The potential of mobile Augmented Reality technology. Use cases from the US Navy, hospitals, and real estate. Be a problem-solver above all else.
Cody's travel rules and airplane etiquette. Michael and Kyle discuss Halloween with the kiddos. It's boardwagon time! Cardhop brings back skeuomorphic design and we discuss do you need a contact manger? User expenditure on apps, Apple vs Android, and subscriptions.
Michael & Cody preorder an iPhone X (10) and carrier draw backs. Air travel and how to get upgraded to first class. Kyle goes to a halloween party... as himself. Stranger Things Season 2 is out! Our thoughts on InVision Studio. We discuss portfolio options. Adobe Portfolio, Dropbox Showcase, Semplice, and Workflow.
Cody's using an Android phone... but he's ordering an iPhone X. Kyle's thinking Pixel 2, not XL. Kyle's teaching again and he's has a secret code for you. Michael's been talking to the students at CU and building case studies. Tease of special Sprint Holiday Episodes. Our thoughts on the Google Calendar major UI update. Tracking time on a calendar view. With Apple removing the home button, how one app adds physical interactions. Kyle finally gets the Hulu redesign UI... he is NOT A FAN.
Cody's so busy he's anti-social, Michael deletes slack, and Kyle installs nothing. The Founder movie has some great UX references. Kyle has a new website that might need some QA. The Google event roundup of Pixel updates and connected devices. Squeeze your phone like an avocado. Little Big Details is back! Waze & Spotify partner with UI inside each other's apps. We discuss our love for AIM as it gets shutdown.
Michael's balancing life and work, Cody's a camping pro, and Kyle's going back to the classroom. Kyle's Android corner, our predictions for the Google Event that just happened. Crazy Alexa family expansion: Echo Plus, Echo Show, Echo Look, Echo Spot, Echo Buttons and Echo Connect; all the Echos!! Twitter adds up to 280 characters. Give a Walmart creeper access to your house to put groceries in your fridge.