1. Category Archives: UI Testing

  2. How to Create a Sustained Bond with Millennials

    You may have a great idea with a polished advertisement but, for some reason, millennials don’t seem to click with your product. Do you ever wonder why?  What can be done about it? Millennials are one of the largest generations by sheer number, and will soon make up 50% of the global workforce according to PWC…

  3. User Interface Design at the Movies

    In everyday life, people regularly utilize graphic interfaces.  Whether you’re using your smartphone to check the weather or checking the user interface on a medical device, the world has become increasingly comfortable with the interaction between technology and humans.  In filmmaking, however, designers are faced with unique challenges that one might not expect.

  4. User Interfaces in Scientific Research

    StudioRed has had considerable experience in developing user interface designs for technology companies.  Industry has particular requirements for its user interfaces that are different from public devices in some ways, but in many other ways, they really are quite similar.  At its most basic level, a user interface is designed to create a natural connection between…

  5. Designing an Interface in Cars – A Lesson in Safety and Practicality

    Travel back to the 1950s – the era of malt shops, drive-ins, Elvis, and American Bandstand.  You climb into a car, and the means of driving it is fairly straightforward.  If you’ve never used a manual transmission before, you might be a little out of your element, but otherwise the basics are all there: steering…

  6. Laptop Versatility in the Business World

    Since the digital revolution, laptops, tablets, and smartphones have soared in popularity.  You’d be hard pressed to find a middle-class home that didn’t have at least one kind of computer somewhere inside.  Many people treat the choice of digital device very casually deciding which color they like or which one will play their games the…

  7. The Importance of a Graphical Interface

    How many graphical displays do you have in your home?  Some of them are easy to identify – your smartphone display, your television set, and maybe a security system.  However, when you really think about it, your home is probably littered with graphical displays of some kind.  Microwaves, stoves, thermostats, coffee makers, clocks, dishwashers, and…

  8. Whatever Happened to the Automatic Seatbelt?

    Have you ever wondered why some designs stay around forever while others hit a peak of apparent ubiquitousness before vanishing into obscurity?  If you were a driver (or even a passenger) in the 1980s, then you remember the automatic seatbelt.  Some drivers loved them while others loathed them.  For those who can’t (or choose not…

  9. Advantages of User-Interface Testing

    Does this sound familiar?  You go to your development team to say that the company needs to test the usability of the product, and one of the developers says, “But we don’t need to do that.  It’s so easy to use!”  This would be a flawless argument if the developers were the only customers you…