Process + Deliverables = Infrastructure
UxP is the point of integration
UxP is the competitive edge
I've been working in the interactive media arena for more than 30 years. These are the roots of my career in usability.
Pioneering online business applications, Early Web, transitional technologies: Hypercard, Visual Basic
"The First Wave" of graphical interactive online services: Videotex, Cabletext, Teletext, Videodisks, Electronic Signage
The New Media Emerges: Video, community cable, dance, documentaries, arts progrmming, news research, advocacy, animation, commercial art
User Experience - in its various guises - has been my passion since I first joined the digital interactive design profession.
Here are some presentations from those at early days...
Some of it was actually insightful - and even relevant to issues that we deal with today.
I was one of the first students to graduate with a Masters Degree from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program in the Spring of 1981.
Here's a collection of my course papers ... There are some naive assumptions, some cogent analysis, and some remarkably prescient solutions.