How Meta’s recent switch to content design could reflect a much broader transformation in how we imagine virtual experiences.

Man in white shirt overlooks city buildings and lights poignantly.
Her (2013): Picture found on IMDb

A few weeks into the making of the movie “Her”, director Spike Jonze had a revelation. What he had thought would be a groundbreaking piece on the dangers of technology in a dystopian world wasn’t really about technology at all. It was about people.

The film is among one of…

And how better UX could help solve the problem.

Yet another public controversy: Here’s Zuckerberg back in 2018 during international data privacy lawsuits with the European Union.

Once again, Mark Zuckerberg, the tech mogul with a chokehold on the American media, has been caught red-handed at the mercy of the American media.

Yesterday’s Wall Street Journal featured a pretty lengthy article exposing Zuckerberg and his team at Facebook for denying the horrific trends involving Instagram among teenage…

….and what we can expect for the next decade in design.

French designer Coco Chanel (1920)

“Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.”
— Coco Chanel

Perhaps the most influential quote from one of the most influential people. Literally — French fashion icon and businesswoman Coco Chanel was listed as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People of the 20th century.

Chanel is widely known…

A look into why you should consider pursuing UX Research as a potential career path.

Sticky notes demonstrating different research methods
Photo by David Travis on Unsplash

1. You like to be challenged

UX Researchers aren’t necessarily easy to come by. That’s because the field is a fusion of many different disciplines.

As a UX Researcher, you’ll find yourself wearing a lot of hats. You’ll be a salesperson, pitching your product and recruiting interested users. You’ll be a writer, fine-tuning scripts for your…

Kelsey O'Connor

UX Writer | Freelancer | | Interested in writing, design, and technology. | She/her |

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