3 things UX people do

Sometimes it’s easier to define what something is not rather than what it actually is. So I’ll start by getting things straight.

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Chaotic Moon Labs' Board of Imagination

A motorized longboard that thinks for you

Another great example of Microsoft Kinect usage, and how it can be used to create new and different user experiences! [vimeo 34772360] Chaotic Moon Labs’ “Board of Awesomeness” is intended as a technology teaser to show how perceptive computing can turn around the way we look at user experiences. The project uses a Microsoft Kinect device, […]

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The Kinect Effect

The video below is a new commercial, launched by Microsoft, about the XBox Kinect sensor. Kinect is a motion sensor for the XBox console and was initially intended for gaming purposes, however people started using it in various ways including in the fields of medicine, education and music. This type of technology sure brings lots of challenges […]

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Learning with videogames

Being a huge fan of video games and having played them since childhood I’m an apologist that video games can really help boosting a child’s learning and educational curve. At the Summit on Science, Entertainment, and Education Will Wright (game designer of video games like The Sims or Spore) talks about this subject and makes some interesting points: […]

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Ideas for portuguese parties improve their online presence

Following my latest post I present here some ideas for Portuguese parties to improve their online presence. 1. Clearly identify their view on which are our nation’s main problems Ok, we have a problem with money! We need it but we don’t have it and no one wants to loans us money. The Portuguese people understands this, however we […]

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