ProjectUX Podcast

ProjectUX Podcast
On the ProjectUX podcast we dive deep into the multitude of topics that make up the discipline of User Experience (UX). From the latest news in tech and design to insights into the field of design and research we tackle it all. Brought to you by the pr…

Making the Case for Accessibility Standards
Aug 25 • 53 min
Jeff Whitfield, Seda Maurer, and Greg Rutledge talk about the recent Dominos Pizza case and how it might effect accessibility standards.
The UX of Surveys
Jul 19 • 63 min
Jeff , Rob, Cheenu, and Anne talk about surveys, best uses of them, and the tools to create them.
Startup Fraud and Why It Matters To UX
Jun 2 • 51 min
Jeff and Rob talk about startup fraud, starting with the story of the rise and fall of Theranos.
Chatbots, AI, Quantum Computing, Health, and…Underwear
Apr 24 • 85 min
Cheenu gets excited about about chatbots and AI. Jeff complains about his underwear.
Experiential Art
Apr 5 • 50 min
Art has a UX too! We explore the emerging trend of experiential art with a deep dive into Rainbow Vomit, an immersive art exhibit created by Rob Andrews, Deanna Theis and other members of ProjectUX.
Dallas World IA Day 2019
Feb 25 • 77 min
Interviews with the presenters at the Dallas World IA Day event
The UX of Retail
Feb 16 • 64 min
Amazon Go has been dubbed the “future of shopping” but what does the future really hold for retail?
The UX of AR and VR
Nov 27, 2018 • 55 min
With the release of Oculus Go and products like the Eversight Raptor, what does the future hold for AR and VR in the consumer tech space?
The UX of Government
Nov 6, 2018 • 53 min
Yes, there is such a thing as lean government! UX crosses partisan lines in this episode where we talk about voting, government agencies, and ways to make our public systems more efficient.
Storytelling in UX
Oct 24, 2018 • 61 min
Storytelling and UX go hand-in-hand throughout the arc of the experience. In this episode we unpack the many layers of storytelling and how it impacts the design of the everything from apps, websites and media we consume.
Design Education - Inside the Big Design Studio
Oct 10, 2018 • 26 min
Cassini Nazir, UTD professor and keynote speaker at the Big Design conference, sits down with us in a wide ranging discussion about UX education and the implementation of the practice across different industries.
When Good Design Goes Bad - Inside the Big Design Studio
Oct 3, 2018 • 26 min
Sometimes good design can have negative consequences. Listen in as we go inside the Big Design studio with Coco Chalfant, an information architect who gave a talk at the conference about the negative implications of great UX.
Inside Big Design 2018
Sep 26, 2018 • 104 min
Reporting live without a net from the Big Design Conference we discuss the implications of design in our world with several of the presenters at Dallas’ biggest design conference.
The UX of Email
Sep 19, 2018 • 58 min
Everybody uses email, but there are a lot of UX issues with this common practice. We dissect issues with gmail, tips for writing better emails and composition collaboration along with guest Zachary Wiles, co-founder of the useful email tool Coedit.
The UX of Note-taking
Sep 12, 2018 • 47 min
We break down the UX of the countless note-taking apps on the market, each with their own features and use-cases that makes the experience of note-taking quite different.
Jared Spool: Inside the Big Design Studio
Sep 5, 2018 • 21 min
Jared Spool, maker of UX awesomeness and founder of UIE and Center Centre sits down with ProjectUX host Brandon Ward to talk about design education, the value of UX and more.
The UX of Fitness
Aug 29, 2018 • 52 min
Wearables, fitness apps and even smart gym equipment can do a lot to improve our fitness, but not all devices are created equal from UX perspective.
The UX of Censorship & Privacy
Aug 22, 2018 • 56 min
Content drives the UX of companies like YouTube, Facebook and Twitter, but where do they draw the line? In this episode we explore the system and enforcement of content policies including a deep look into the recent ban of Alex Jones.
UX for Social Good
Aug 15, 2018 • 58 min
We explore utilizations of UX to help better tackle social issues such as housing and homelessness using concepts such as gamification, quality on-boarding systems, and service design.
Designing the News
Aug 8, 2018 • 59 min
UX knows few bounds, and in this era of “fake news” it is important to think about the design of news and how we as consumers experience it.
The Value of UX Research
Aug 1, 2018 • 48 min
Research is the precursor to good design and a cornerstone of UX. In this episode we examine the value of UX Research in real-world examples and through our experience.
Bias, Zen and Mindfulness
Jul 25, 2018 • 55 min
Bias is everywhere, so how can we overcome it? On this episode we dive into Zen and mindfulness concepts as a method for limiting bias in UX research and design
Jul 18, 2018 • 51 min
On the inaugural PUX podcast we lay the groundwork for what makes User Experience so important and discuss the WWDC from a UX perspective, from privacy to tongue detection.