Monthly Archives: March 2012

03.28.2012 / SNEAK PEEK: research findings and design direction

Presentation slides for Microsoft and Motorola (PDF 660KB)  

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Design workshop findings

Our design workshop gave us interesting insights including: People kept asking us if they were “doing it right” as if there was some correct organizational system out there that we, Quarter Hotcakes, know about, but that users in the dark … Continue reading

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Design workshop photos

Our team works hard.  How hard?  Organized a design workshop in 3 days and scheduled it for the first day of spring break hard! We had five workshop participants who did card sorting and collaging. Card sort 1 and 2 … Continue reading

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03.06.2012 / Generative Research Proposal

We looked at different Generative Research Methods that were discussed in our Research Methods class by Prof. Bruce Hanington. We also tried to understand different methods from book Universal Methods of Design and came up with different ideas for research … Continue reading

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Generative research begins

  Emerging adults as our user group We’ve decided to focus on “emerging adults” as our user group. “Emerging adults” refers to a new theoretical age group similar to “teenager” or “young adult.”  Emerging adults are those who have not … Continue reading

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