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Announcing the launch of Untangled: The Usability Sciences Podcast

Announcing the launch of Untangled: The Usability Sciences Podcast


July 08, 2024

The headline steals this post’s thunder, but it doesn’t mute our excitement. We are very proud to announce that we have, indeed, launched a podcast. It’s called Untangled. It’s a name that has special meaning for us, because it’s what we do. We help our clients answer questions about their users and the products they create, and it’s what we wanted to do for product owners and product managers.…

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Measuring the ROI of Usability Testing

Measuring the ROI of Usability Testing


June 24, 2024

Understanding the basics of business—and how “the business” thinks—is a very important, rarely discussed skill for anyone in user research. And not to spoil it for you, but the primary concern for “the business” is MONEY: where it’s coming from, where it’s going, how it’s being used, and how it’s being saved. As researchers, we should aim to uncover money-saving (or money-generating) insights.…

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Incorporating Accessibility into Usability Testing Practices

Incorporating Accessibility into Usability Testing Practices


June 10, 2024

Ask most people the difference between usability testing and accessibility testing, and they won’t know what to tell you. Why would they? Most people just want products and websites to be easy to use and provide them with the desired outcome. They don’t need to know the ins and outs of how different testing methods unfold or why. …

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UX in The Healthcare Industry Needs a Check-up

UX in The Healthcare Industry Needs a Check-up


June 04, 2024

Discover why UX in the healthcare industry needs a check-up. Explore the challenges hindering user-friendly designs in healthcare websites and software, and learn how prioritizing audience understanding and simplicity can lead to better patient outcomes.…

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The Must-Haves for Mobile Usability

The Must-Haves for Mobile Usability


May 22, 2024

People are attached to their phones — anywhere you look and everywhere you go. Our mobile devices spur attitudinal and behavioral patterns that are unique to this form of technology. This is why mobile usability is a big deal and why testing for it comes with a unique set of best practices.…

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AI in Usability Research

AI in Usability Research


May 14, 2024

We all love a sidekick: Chewbacca, Ron Weasley, Samwise Gamgee. In films and movies, a sidekick supports the protagonist by helping them achieve their goals, overcome difficulties, and develop as a character. Sidekicks can also offer high-level observations that move the plot along and add a hue to the narrative. …

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