Sometimes sites change, and sometimes users don’t realise that a change has happened. The below example is from eBay and shows all screens used to inform users of the changes.
Priming in the film Focus If you haven’t watched it this’ll be a bit of a spoiler, so sorry. An outlandish bet is laid by Will Smith against a high roller at a football game. After losing several bets, Will Smith offers a double or quits bet where he gives the highroller the opportunity to choose […]
Fitts’s law states that things bigger and closer are easier to hit, as well as things that are at the edge of the screen. Why at the edge? Because your cursor has nowhere else to move. Its therefore impossible to overshoot past the corner or edge. However, with the prevalence of multi-screen desktop set-ups this […]
I recently came across an example of an online security method that I’d never seen before. The website (for an online course) asked that the user submits a typing test every-time they submit an assignment in order to prevent cheating. I didn’t know this but apparently we all have a different type pattern, […]