Legal Notes should be a conversation, not a contract

Let’s face it, Legal Notes are boring. That’s why everybody skips them and clicks on “I Accept”, even knowing their importance and that might have something tricky that will be against them in case they try to pursue their rights. The thing is that the way companies have been displaying their Terms and Conditions sounds…

A deep review of Microinteractions: Designing with Details, by Dan Saffer

As an Interactive Media Management student and User Experience professional, I have recently read this book to understand better how the details, when well designed, could make products to stand out – or, if poorly planned or missed, to ruin them. With a smooth and clear writing, the author presents a very structured thinking about…

Review: AgileTO November Meetup – Refining features and tech debt

On Nov. 16 2016, I participated in the AgileTO meetup for the first time and I must say it was huge. There were around 200 people, among participants, facilitators, presenters and staff. The subject of this meeting was to play 2 games in groups of 6: The Product Owner Value Game, presented by the AgileTO Facilitation…

The women’s voice at work

(Source: inc.com) Have you ever wondered why most women don’t speak much during work meetings, when there’s a lot of men in the same room? Have you already realized this really happens? Yeah, it happens very often in male-dominated work environments and the reason might not be so obvious – or even perceived. In your next…

UX revealed: Shazam (Android version)

  Shazam was one of the firsts apps I downloaded one I bought my first smartphone. And for those who love music (like me), it will be really useful. If you never used you’re gonna say: Why? And the answer is just as simple as the app: hear a music you like wanna know who’s…

Interactive Media What?

When I tell people I’m an Interactive Media Management professional, the most common reactions I get are “Interactive Media What?” or “Bu.. bu.. but… what you really do?”. Really? Well… Even my mom doesn’t know what I do. Although it sounds weird, it IS such an interesting area. Do you know why? I bet you…