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Evaluating the Interfaces of Oblivion

As we march closer toward a day when some of the far-fetched interfaces popping up in movies are even more likely to become a reality, we wanted to evaluate them with some of the very tools we have at hand and use every day. This month, we’re taking a closer look at the feasibility — and more importantly, usability — of the futuristic interfaces in the movie Oblivion. Read more »

Fuzzy Math’s 2015 Favorites

How is it December already? The year has flown by at Fuzzy Math, with many great projects from clients both new and old. As we begin to settle in for the Chicago winter, we’ve been reflecting on 2015. Here, you’ll find some of our favorites from our blog, as well as things from around the web that impressed, inspired, and amazed us over the past year. Read more »

Overcoming 5 Common Obstacles in User Research

Through years of experience and hundreds of research sessions across all sorts of users, industries, and products, we’ve developed a rich understanding of what it means to run and participate in research. No two sessions are the same, and there are many obstacles that can come up throughout the research process. Here are a few of the challenges that we’ve seen in the past, and the lessons we’ve learned from each. Read more »

Assumptions vs. Reality of Working with a UX Design Team

UXdesign is often misunderstood. Even the term “UX” itself is subject to heated debates and varying interpretations. So what does it mean to talk about UX design? And what should someone working with a UX design team expect? We’ve broken down some of the most common misconceptions we see to help ensure everyone’s speaking the same language and working toward the same goal. Read more »