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Talking UX, Psychology and The Power of 100 at UX Sheffield

What do a 40% decrease in traffic accidents overnight, an evening spent watching TV and a good night’s sleep have to do with digital product design? Quite a lot, it turns out.


Ten Things You Need To Know About Open Banking

Open banking launched in the UK earlier this month and is set to shake up the financial services industry as we know it. But how will it really affect customers and service providers?

Here’s a roundup of ten things you need to know about open banking…


The difference between chat bots and voice user interfaces

September 1, 2017
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A conversational interface is a user interface that mimics having a conversation with a human. There are two types: chatbots, and voice user interfaces (or voice assistants).


More than buzzwords: Co-creation and collaboration

Words like ‘co-creation’ and ‘collaboration’ are often bandied about, but are they more than simply buzzwords? Well in fact, if they are implemented in the right way, they are not just a nice idea, but key to designing services. Here are 5 reasons why:


Bunnyfoot Training Days and Business Origami

October 23, 2015
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For two days this week, the whole Bunnyfoot team came together to not only enjoy the hospitality of Sheffield, but primarily to learn from and share with each other. One of the featured talks of the training was our CEO Dr Jon Dodd’s presentation on the history of Bunnyfoot from its inception in 1999 looking to the future using ‘Business Origami’ to illustrate it.


Post-It Notes are an essential tool in User Experience

May 7, 2015
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You know when someone at Bunnyfoot comes to work and says “I had a dream about post-it notes last night” that they are probably deep in a project.


UX design and colour

February 13, 2015
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It is important when choosing colours for a website to include UX Designers in the process. We are currently working with a client who recognised the need for our early input, including branding and visual style guides.


Scarcity in numbers

If there is limited availability of something, we assume it is more valuable, and we want it even more.


Acrylic Nails vs. Touch Screens

When considering accessibility issues of a website, rarely have the problems with acrylic nails crossed our minds.

Today we ran a lab test where a woman struggled to use her tablet due to her long nails (she uses a stylus at home).

A stark reminder to anticipate ALL the potential environmental conditions of test participants. We now have “styli” on hand in all of our labs.


Sometimes, the best interaction design, is NO interaction design

Recent user testing of a client website demonstrated an issue with a tricksy form control. We redesigned it to our satisfaction BUT in an epiphanous moment we asked if this control was necessary at all?


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