Our October 29th meetup: Clay Braxton On The UX of Trust, and How Blockchain Might Help by Benjamin Watson

Trust. It's something built over time, something abstract, subjective, and informal, varying from person to person. Modern technology is capitalizing on this core value, and beginning to define how it shows up through our computer interactions. Led by new advancements in social and AI, Blockchain promises trustworthy transactions, and is now front and center, having hit consumers where they care most — their pocketbooks. Talk with some of IBM’s experts in designing to protect businesses and consumers in this new frontier.

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UX Lunch @ the Experience Innovation Studio, tomorrow Friday October 26, 12-1pm by Benjamin Watson

Please join nexUX and LexisNexis for our UX lunch tomorrow, Friday October 26 at noon at the Experience Innovation Studio. This is a casual event, an opportunity to build the interdisciplinary and industry relationships that are at the foundation of great research and UX work. Lunch is provided. Please RSVP!

We have no volunteers to speak this week, so we will simply enjoy the food and conversation.

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UX Lunch @ the Experience Innovation Studio, today Friday Sept 28, 12-1pm by Benjamin Watson

Please join nexUX and LexisNexis for our UX lunch today, Friday September 28 at noon at the Experience Innovation Studio. This is a casual event, an opportunity to build the interdisciplinary and industry relationships that are at the foundation of great research and UX work. Lunch is provided. Please RSVP!

No speaker this week, so we will simply enjoy the food and conversation.

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NexUX teaser: Josef Spjut by Sha Liao

We preview our meetup with Josef Spjut, research scientist at NVIDIA. At his September 7th meetup, Josef will present a few early prototype applications designed to reduce distraction, including AR for wayfinding, augmented online shopping, and annotation. In this teaser, Josef talks about his early training in architecture and computer graphics, and his work on realizing real-time ray tracing. Josef is on Twitter at @josefspjut.

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Our September 7th meetup: Josef Spjut On Augmented Reality User Experience — The Encroaching Future by Sha Liao

As augmented reality (AR) moves from prototype to product, we need to begin thinking about how we can integrate AR into our daily lives. If done poorly, AR has the potential to bring severe distraction and removal from the real world alongside the many potential benefits. Josef will present a few early prototype applications designed to reduce distraction, including AR for wayfinding, augmented online shopping, and ideas for annotating the world around us.

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UX Lunch @ the Experience Innovation Studio, August 31, 12-1pm by Benjamin Watson

Please join nexUX and LexisNexis for our UX lunch Friday, August 31 at noon at the Experience Innovation Studio. This is a casual event, an opportunity to build the interdisciplinary and industry relationships that are at the foundation of great research and UX work. Lunch is provided. Please RSVP!

Randy Earl, Research Manager at Atlantic BT, will briefly present a project with DELTA (distance ed & learning tech) at NC State.

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