What does the Internet of Things mean for UX people?
Design Beyond the Glowing Rectangle: User experience design and research implications of the Internet of Things
Claire Rowland & Chris Browne, Fjord, UK
The key challenges we think UX designers will have to be prepared for, and some suggested ways to do things differently. Or, as Bruce Sterling said said, “Itâ€™s a good conceptual exercise to ponder â€œglowing screensâ€ as a transitional technology. Just like â€œfilmâ€ and the â€œboob tube.â€ What â€œfilm.â€ What â€œtube.â€ Where are they. We no longer have â€˜em. We still talk about â€˜em, but they donâ€™t exist any more.
Beyond Co-Design: how open collaboration formats can enhance your design process
Johanna Kollmann & Franco Papeschi, Vodafone, UK