Latest Jakob Nielsen Stories

Amazon Promises Fixes For Kindle Fire Issues
2011-12-12 09:49:30

Gadget aficionados usually know that the first model of any device is more than likely to come with teething issues and the new Kindle Fire is no exception.

2008-08-26 12:00:55

Nielsen Norman Group (NNg) has named Seating Management, an online reservation and seating management application for restaurants developed by the Magellan Network (TMN), to its list of the 10 best-designed application user interfaces for 2008.

2008-05-24 19:20:00

According to the annual report from Jakob Nielsen, an expert in Web trends, people are becoming less patient online.

2007-10-23 06:00:30

By Cappel, James J Huang, Zhenyu ABSTRACT Web usability advocates stress the importance of clarity, simplicity, and consistency in web design so that users can perform desired operations efficiently and effectively.

2007-02-10 00:10:00

The leading measurement companies aren't about to abandon page views, either, even as they develop supplemental measurements for gauging consumer interaction and loyalty.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.