Category: Research

Hotel User Research and Improved UX

Project Description: This project involves Marriott’s digital properties. In general the company knows that their products are lacking an outstanding user experience. My team of fellow UX students and I were tasked with improving the user experience of Marriott’s digital properties (www.mariott.com and mobile app). The project began with a Nano Usability Test to determine the state of the properties and…

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Gesture Based Information Control

Design Concept: Sharing Information Between Devices Using In-Air Gesture Based Control. This project was about the coordination of information flows across different devices through spatial controls, working in a spatially aware context.  Design Problem As technology begins to support more advanced and robust gesture detection, more natural ways of interacting with technology are becoming possible.  One function of interaction my…