Latest Usability Stories

2012-04-14 23:03:46

Learn how to apply ergonomic principles in Mastery Technologies´ new Advantage training course for office workers. Viewers learn how to adjust the body, chairs, computer equipment and work surfaces to reduce the physical stress and strain associated with desk work. “Office Ergonomics: Improving our Office Comfort,” incorporates user-friendly quizzes after each video section to ensure viewers understand the principles being explained. Novi, MI (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 Every...

2012-03-23 23:02:23

New release improves usability, simplifies Vendor management of channel programs Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 hawkeye Channel is pleased to announce the latest release of their SaaS platform, channelConduit 8.0, on April 2. channelConduit is the platform of choice to deliver global channel program´s for many of the world´s leading technology companies. The release includes features to improve user experience, drive demand generation for channel partners and most importantly...

2012-02-26 05:00:00

When ASD needed a customer-friendly, technologically advanced website to match their level of professionalism and technical innovation, they turned to Funeral Home Resource, developer of industry-leading websites. Successful websites are visually appealing, full of informative content that draws potential clients, and, critically, convert viewers into clients. A custom website fulfills many needs, but, ultimately, its success translates to increased clientele. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB)...

2012-02-10 14:06:36

There will always be a wild and unpredictable quality to creativity and invention, says Anthony McCaffrey, a cognitive psychology researcher at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, because an "Aha moment" is rare and reaching it means overcoming formidable mental obstacles. But after studying common roadblocks to problem-solving, he has developed a toolkit for enhancing anyone´s skills. McCaffrey believes his Obscure Features Hypothesis(OFH) has led to the first systematic,...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.