Empathise with your Users

January 8, 2016

Seven score and a dozen years ago Abraham Lincoln delivered an iconic speech at Gettysburg in which he said that the government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the Earth. I take the liberty to requote him in the context of design – “User Experience is of the people, […]

The importance of staying curious

December 7, 2015

Ever wondered why a child always succeeds in his deeds? Because, a child is always curious. By success, I am not talking about reaching a positive conclusion of a given task in the way we adults perceive. The success, here, is all about performing an act and achieving a result. Any result for that matter […]

iPad Pro – my next office computer

September 18, 2015

Though I am not a die-hard fan of Apple’s products, I somehow end up using one or the other product that comes out of their stable. Honestly, I don’t get swayed by all the brouhaha and the hype that gets created around them. I neither eagerly wait for their product releases nor burn midnight oil […]

My perception of User Experience design

June 22, 2015

“When I am in my painting, I’m not aware of what I’m doing. It is only after a sort of ‘get acquainted’ period that I see what I have been about. I try to let it come through. It is only when I lose contact with the painting that the result is a mess. Otherwise, […]

Big Data – Are we tech-ready yet?

June 16, 2013

“Speed is the key” I have been hearing this statement since my school days. All these years, the processor and Internet speeds have picked up phenomenally. However, these improvements don’t seem to dampen the spirits of this statement, for it gets younger with each passing day, just like Mr. Benjamin Button. I still hear people […]