Category: User Interface

Online Retail UI and IA

Project Description: This project consisted of designing a new online retail website that is a direct competitor of Home Depot and Lowe’s online retail stores. The project included a specific focus on the information architecture and user interface of the new website along with user research. I worked with a small team of fellow students to complete this project over several weeks. Optimal…

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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…

User Interface and Website Redesign

Project Description: The UXD program at Kent State University is dire need of their own website under the IAKM umbrella. One component of that new website will be a Course Progress Tracker. The tracker consisted of designing a digital application that would allow students to track their academic progress through a web interface. For too long students in the IAKM program have struggled…

Non-Profit Website Redesign

Project Description: One of Ohio’s largest non-profit’s came to me to re-design their website that hadn’t been touched since 2007. Through this process I learned that non-profits of all shapes and sizes don’t have the resources or the time they need to do their job well. Yes they care for people in ways the rest of the business world does…