UI Pattern: Natural Language Form

UI Pattern: Natural Language Form

I recently did some research on a UI pattern called "natural language form" and got quite excited about it. Although those kinds of forms aren't exactly a new phenomenon, they're pretty rare. In fact, there isn't even a common name. Luke Wreblowski talks about a "'Mad Libs' Style Form", named after the popular US word game "Mad Libs". I like…
A Socio-Scientific View on the Slackline Community

A Socio-Scientific View on the Slackline Community

For a recent project I did user research on a somewhat special target group: slackliners. Beeing a slackliner myself, I already had some insights into the sport of slacklining and its community but wanted to base my work on a more scientific approach. This blog post is an updated version of a paper (which you can download as PDF) that…