TGIF with Holograms

If it wasn’t Friday, I don’t know what we’d do! We sometimes get a little extra energy and need to let it out. Today was one of those days. After a few watercooler conversations about holograms earlier in the week, we got to thinking. The video below is the result.


Surface, your end-users, and you.

I am finally back in quiet Maple Valley, WA, after spending five days in LA meeting and chatting with developers at wildly successful PDC 2008. I was at the conference to interview as many developers, architects, and other IT professionals as my voicebox would allow. First, let me say that PDC, as always, was geekdom at its height–and…


Users Users Users!

I was in the middle of an interview for a position with a new Microsoft product called Surface when a manager asked me why I wanted to join the team as a user researcher. I told him that it has been a while since I experienced that infrequent physiological reaction (sitting up straight, widening of…