TechEd Australia To Go: Shane Morris on Prototypes

Here’s a 5 minute summary of my talk on prototyping from TechEd in Australia and New Zealand in 2011. I was also asked to reprise the talk at Seek later in the year, which was fun.

If you look carefully you’ll see I’m wearing a shirt from Stamford Interactive. Way to promote the opposition Shane!

In the full talk I describe 5 benefits of prototyping throughout the software development lifecycle. Prototyping isn’t just for UX!

The full session is here: Prototypes, Prototypes and Prototypes, and the Difference Between Them


Desktop application design for Cochlear

Detail from Cochlear tuning application user interface
Bionic hearing implant tuning application (Cochlear)

Automatic Studio worked with Cochlear Ltd in Sydney to assist with the user interface design for new-generation desktop tools to assist audiologists in the process of tuning bionic hearing implants.

The challenge was to design a navigation paradigm that streamlined the tuning process while still allowing audiologists the freedom to choose the most appropriate approach for any situation.

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101 Things I (Should Have) learned in Interaction Design School

let me introduce you to my other blog, which I write with my good friend and colleague Matt Morphett.

101 Things I Learned in Interaction Design School


At Matt and I are blogging a series of brief Interaction Design tips, inspired by Mathew Frederick’s great book: 101 Things I Learned in Architecture School

Check out the site, and let us know if you have any suggestions for blog entries.