All Interaction Design Examples

  • Updating a Popular SaaS Application

    Updating a Popular SaaS Application

    Autodesk product designers work together on cross-divisional projects to improve their products across the board. One such effort involved switching…

  • Making New Technology Approachable

    Making New Technology Approachable

    When Autodesk started branching out into consumer-oriented SaaS applications like Homestyler, a home remodeling and visualization tool, we could no…

  • Superior Specifications

    Superior Specifications

    Even in these times of Agile principles and lean development processes, sometimes it is necessary to create specifications detailed enough…

  • Envisioning the Future of Charting

    Envisioning the Future of Charting

    Along with the next version of emergency room software, which was an evolution of the existing one, I looked at…

  • Validating Designs with Real Users

    Validating Designs with Real Users

    Design Validation with Usability Testing One of the key products in the Horizons Clinicals suite of hospital software was finally…

  • When Lives Are at Stake

    When Lives Are at Stake

    This thin-client software is for capturing patient data in the emergency room. We built the software in a .NET environment.…

  • Design Criteria Define Success

    Design Criteria Define Success

    So…we've visited customers and gathered thousands of observations. Now what? Do we send our giant spreadsheet around and call it…

  • Observations Reveal Behavior Patterns

    Observations Reveal Behavior Patterns

    At McKesson, user research revealed patterns of behavior, as well as problems we could address with design. I visited 7…

  • Mapping Functional Relationships

    Mapping Functional Relationships

    Many people are familiar with information hierarchies in the form of menu structures - the path one needs to take…