introduction to HCI, hall of shame

March 31, 2018

In internal mails limited to the staff of UCSD's COGS 120/CSE 170 class, we often discuss design ideas and critique artifacts that come to our attention. However, those remain lost in our Gmail archives. Inspired by Sean's note and Philip's thought of a gallery in a recent email, I decided to create an ongoing post to aggregate our observations. It will be instructive to think about which one, or more of Neilsen's usability heuristics are being violated in the following...

care for some units?

navigation fail, surely a beta

(disclaimer: this article is entirely in my personal capacity and not all of the content is originally mine, or sourced by me -- credit goes to the collective staff!)