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An API For Vinyl Nuts

Having delved into the mysterious world (for me at least) of API’s this week I was reminded again of how the digital world is made up of a whole tapestry of miraculous services and applications that although perhaps unthinkable just a short time ago are now taken for granted. 354 more words

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THE THIN LINE BETWEEN INFORMATION DESIGN AND INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE

The war between this two concepts Information Design (ID) and Information Architecture (IA) has been raged inside me for a while until I decided tackle via this piece of writing. 491 more words

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On the difference between Information Architecture and Information Design.

Walking in a multimedia wonderland

In our DITA lecture today, we learnt about Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), which are used to create a simplified programming platform that can in turn be used to share data between web services.   909 more words

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Experiments in embedding

Thanks to today’s DITA session I now know how to embed into my blog posts. Expect an embedding frenzy!


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To celebrate, here’s some classic Northern Soul for your listening pleasure.

Information Architecture

How Pinterest Brightens Up Information Retrieval

Search engines are the greatest thing since sliced bread. Google Chrome turned the URL bar INTO a search box so you don’t even have to use any extra energy to navigate to Google. 364 more words

Information Architecture

Resources on Faceted Navigation Design

These days it’s expected to be able to narrow search results with filters, e.g., on the left side of the results page. Called faceted navigation, this is a way to improve overall findability of information, particularly on sites with large collections of products or documents. 526 more words

Information Architecture

THE THIN LINE BETWEEN INFORMATION DESIGN AND INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE

The war between this two concepts Information Design (ID) and Information Architecture (IA) has been raged inside me for a while until I decided tackle via this piece of writing. 491 more words