Bob Duncan dicusses the importance of user experience designers in making excellent products that connect people with technology. He hopes to create a greater awarness to user experience design through the jumpstart of IXDA in Winnipeg in order to create mentorship, business efficiency, collaboration, and networking.
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Designing Spaces with Interaction in Mind
BY EDWIN SCHLOSSBERG
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ON APR 30, 2014
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Harnessing My Inner Child’s Imagination
BY ROY HUSADA
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Bound to catch the imagination of your children, or spark your own inner child, Brambleberry Tales takes interactive story-telling to a whole other level.
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