I'd been using Mozilla Firefox as my default browser for many years. Since 2005, actually. It was fast, it could block ads if you were to install the add-on, and it was fast. I had my first Gmail account at around the same time I was using Firefox as well. But I didn't know about … Continue reading Google Chrome is now my default browser
Dead links should have no place on any web page whatsoever. This increases user confusion and wastes time. And one that is even just as worse is having a link on the homepage that links to the homepage.  I'm starting to follow the 'site logo on the homepage should NOT be linkable' when creating … Continue reading Homepage link
Subject Code Subject Name Mark Result Points Gained 31251 Data Structures and Algorithms [Hidden] Pass 6 31253 Database Programming [Hidden] Pass 6 31260 Interface Design 89 High Distinction 6 97203 Japanese Language and Culture 3 70 Credit 8 *Ahem* Um, yes, I haven't been doing so well with computer languages this semester. It was more … Continue reading 2012 Autumn Results
Did paper prototyping last week and this week, so I’ll combine the two weeks into one post--again. :D Last week we did two iterations of an app for a commuter who would like to read articles in Spanish which are also related to specified interests whilst on the train to work. The first iteration violated … Continue reading Paper Prototyping
Did heuristics evaluation last week and this week, so I'll combine the two. Last week my partner and I evaluated the UTS Library website and we took turns in being an observer and user. Since navigating through the UTS Library website only took a few clicks, we didn't find much trouble logging what the user … Continue reading Heuristics Evaluation
I'm going to write up weekly posts in regard to what I've learnt in Interface Design, starting from now. Colour was brought up again this week (it was talked about in last week's lecture) in the tutorial. We had to think of at least one colour that is 'both supported and contradicted to what [we] … Continue reading Orange, not the fruit nor Jeremiah Gottwald
I have to confess ... I never really knew who Grace Hopper was until I saw this comic. She sure is more ... relaxed in that video. lol And I now can visualise nanoseconds and microseconds! Thanks Grace Hopper!