Design - What differentiates the useful from usable & delightful

2f890006636505e78f8f38d68ca46859?s=47 Uday Shankar
November 03, 2012

Design - What differentiates the useful from usable & delightful

Slides from my Keynote at Allianz Corhill (www.acis.co.in) on their Technology Day 2012 event.

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Uday Shankar

November 03, 2012
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    UI RESEARCH UX INTERACTION DESIGN USABILITY USER CENTRIC DESIGN VISUAL

    DESIGN AESTHETICS AESTHETICS What differentiates the Useful from Usable & Delightful Allianz Technology Day 2012 Thiruvananthapuram
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    UDAYMS NOW Hewlett Packard BEFORE Yahoo!, Nokia etc. MUCH BEFORE

    M Squared, Trivandrum Heads Front End Architecture & Design Prototyping at HP ~14 years in the UX/UI space Conducts Prototyping workshops at Design Institutes Regular speaker in designer/developer community Holds patents in UI Architecture & Design
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    USABLE PRODUCT Has a functionality that solves a complex problem

    with a simple solution & works naturally as any human would expect it.
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    DELIGHTFUL PRODUCT Goes beyond solving a complex problem in a

    simplistic manner while making the experience enjoyable for the user.
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    “If I’d asked my customers what they wanted, they’d have

    said a faster horse” UX is not whatever user wants!
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    “…people don’t know what they want until you show it

    to them.” UX is not what you think user wants!
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    COULD GO VERY WRONG IF THE RIGHT PEOPLE DON’T DO

    IT UX is about fixing the damn problem