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Aug 21

If a site is perfectly usable but it lacks an elegant and appropriate design style, it will fail.

-- Curt Cloninger, 2001

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Aug 20

User error: replace user and press any key to continue.

-- Popular computer one-liner

 
 
 
 

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Aug 19

It took me a few seconds to draw it, but it took me 34 years to learn how to draw it in a few seconds

-- Paula Scher

 
 

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Conference Calendar

  • Aug 21

    IDF Sorocaba Meeting

    • See interaction-design.org/brazil/sorocaba.html
 
  • Aug 25

    UsARE 2014 - Second International Workshop on Usability and Accessibility focused Requirements Engineering

    • 23 May 2014: Submission Deadline
      9 June 2014: Acceptance Notification
      16 June 2014: Camera Ready
      See hciv.de/usare14
 
  • Aug 29

    22nd IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE'14)

    • 27 January 2014: Workshop Proposals
      3 March 2014: Tutorial Proposals
      3 March 2014: Abstracts for Research and Industry Papers
      10 March 2014: Full Research and Industry Papers
      14 April 2014: Panel & Interactive Proposals, Doctoral Symposium Submissions, Posters & Tool Demos
      See re14.org
 
 
 

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