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My thoughts on User Experience, Web, Mobile and other stuff!

Failure, Serendipity and Change

Failure, Serendipity and Change are the main ideas I take from day #2 at SWITCH. Day #2 was not as …

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Done is better than perfect

“Done is better than perfect” – this sentence is from Ji Lee, ex-Creative Director at Google Creative Lab and future Creative …

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5 Essential stencils for Omnigraffle

Having the right tools is one of the main ingredients for an efficient good work. To build my wireframes I …

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Office 2011 for Mac – Why I love the Ribbon

It’s been 3 weeks since I started using Office 2011 for Mac and I’m already wishing all apps for Mac …

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11 UI Patterns Resources

Below are some UI Patterns resources that I find useful in my everyday wrok life. Hope you find it useful …

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Augmented Reality Translator – Word Lens

One of the many wonders AR has brought to our everyday lives 🙂 If you have an iPhone check the …

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Google Language Tools – User Experience problems

So Google knows my country (Portugal), he knows my search habits, my translation habits, and much more. So why the …

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My new Kindle

I was one of those people who when you talk about replacing the good old paper books said: “I like …

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Wireframing Guidelines

When I started wireframing about 1 year ago my biggest difficulty was figuring out what to wireframe. What should I …

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Designing web forms

Here’s a little secret that I’d like to share with you:  Most people just aren’t all that thrilled by forms. …

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