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Blink's Response to Nepal Earthquakes

Blink's Response to Nepal Earthquakes

Darshana Tuladhar

It happened again—my phone started buzzing, nudging me out of slumber. In a sleepy haze I looked down and read, “Another 7.4 Earthquake hit Nepal.” I was awake.

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My Quest for Good Experiences

My Quest for Good Experiences

Jeff Alpen

This story is about my ongoing quest to find good experiences and take those experiences and have them shape how I relate to and serve our clients. It begins with the Chinook Book of which I am a big fan and supporter

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The Gilmore Research Group’s Qualitative Research Services Division Acquired by Blink Interactive

The Gilmore Research Group’s Qualitative Research Services Division Acquired by Blink...

Blink Interactive announced it has acquired certain assets of the Qualitative Research Services Division of The Gilmore Research Group.

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Workplace Culture: Gender Equity at Blink

Workplace Culture: Gender Equity at Blink

Linda Wagener, Ph.D.

Blink is a bit of a rarity in the tech industry by virtue of its long history of commitment to gender equity.

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Virtual Reality User Research: Q & A

Virtual Reality User Research: Q & A

Brian Essex, Ph.D.

Last week, I attended the SeaVR conference in Bellevue, Washington, with fellow Blinker Ross Bohner. We were there to talk to the Virtual Reality (VR) community about the importance of optimizing the user experience of virtual reality hardware and software.

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Quotidian Variations Have a Story to Tell

Quotidian Variations Have a Story to Tell

Jake Fleisher

A recent Blink project brought me to Barcelona, where in-between site visits and interviewing people, I did what I usually do in new lands: document the local, quotidian products. As a product designer and user researcher, I’m fascinated by local variations of the highly evolved, yet simple, products we see, use, or benefit from every day.

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Blink Acquires Seattle Experience Design Studio Tectonic

Blink Acquires Seattle Experience Design Studio Tectonic

Blink continues its expansion with the purchase of a well-known Seattle design company, Tectonic.

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Quick Testing of Accessibility for iOS Apps

Quick Testing of Accessibility for iOS Apps

Joe Welinske

There's an easy way to test how users will experience your designs on iPhone and iPad with accessibility features enabled.

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Q&A with ConveyUX Program Director Joe Welinske

Q&A with ConveyUX Program Director Joe Welinske

Sara Keats

Ahead of our annual ConveyUX conference for user experience professionals, we chatted with Joe Welinske.

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Flat or Skeuomorphic is the Wrong Question. It’s About Satisfaction.

Flat or Skeuomorphic is the Wrong Question. It’s About Satisfaction.

Adam Faja

A great deal of digital ink has been spilled of late regarding the relative merits of Flat Design versus Skeuomorphism. On one side of the spectrum, both Microsoft and Yahoo! are embracing elements of Flat Design while Apple famously incorporates facets of so-called skeuomorphic design across its application portfolio.

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Blink Acquires Redshift Digital, A San Francisco User Experience Design Studio

Blink Acquires Redshift Digital, A San Francisco User Experience Design Studio

Blink, a user experience (UX) research and design firm, continues its national expansion with the purchase of Redshift Digital, a well-known San Francisco UX design studio.

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Seven Questions to Ask When Selecting a UX Consulting Firm

Seven Questions to Ask When Selecting a UX Consulting Firm

Roxane Neal

If your project needs the skills and expertise of a user experience (UX) consulting firm, you may not know where to start.

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