product ux project

brian (briangallegos) dotcom

What I'm up to this week:

-- Taking Seth Godin's Skillshare class - "New Business Toolbox".
-- Building a basic Rails site with Stripe integration.

Good Reads

Book - Web

The Interaction Design Library Everything user experience edit
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder Be resilient to unpredictable events edit
Why Ratings Systems Don't Work See patterns, not averages edit
Fretboard Theory My introduction to pentatonic scales edit
A Bayesian Approach to A/B Testing Statistical significance might not be the best metric in determining when to end a test edit
Javascript Cheat Sheet Objects, events, DOM. This has it all. edit
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants Do you really need a reason to read Gladwell? He delivers in spades with this book. edit
http://www.nngroup.com/articles/ten-usability-heuristics/ Jakob Nielsen's manifesto from way back in 1995. Still true today. edit
What I Learned From Increasing My Prices Perceived value is strongly tied to price edit
Ewan McGregor to star in 'The Real Thing' on Broadway One of my all time favorite plays. Can't wait for this one. edit
Node.js and the New Web Front End Simple, straightforward overview of Node.js edit
How to Speak Intelligently About Design "Good criticism comes from a place of love and a mutual desire to improve ourselves and our work." edit
Adaptive Backgrounds JQuery plugin that automatically matches image colors to backgrounds. edit
Myth Busting - CSS vs. Javascript A pro-JS point of view. edit
Proto.io A really cool mobile prototyping tool edit