Last week I had the pleasure to read Todd Zaki Warfel’s “Prototyping – A Practitioner’s Guide”. This particular book makes no exceptions and even goes further with hands on review and advices of prototyping methods and approaches.
For an online only bank, such as Comdirect is, one would expect to get things done faster. In addition the user experience and the interaction design are expected to be close to what you get online with any other bank. And yet, I got nothing of that in my attempts to get a bank account in Comdirect.
“Card Sorting” is short, easy to read and with a good flow of steps and answers to questions you might have book. It walks you through each step of the process with no wandering around. So if you are a UXer, an agency employee or simply a digital marketer, do get a copy!
What Peter Merholz and Brandon Schauer did in their book “Subject to Change” is getting things straight through examples and basic notions/steps when it comes to product and service design. A compelling walk through ideas and shared experience.
In my last trip to Germany I decided to purchase finally a prepaid SIM card for my handheld. Since, I travel often to the country, it only sounded natural to me. So, I went in the first shop that was open on a Sunday (e-Plus was my luck) and got one. What I didn’t realize was that I was in for a trip, that if I knew in advance, I wouldn’t probably like to take.