Facebook rooms journey maps

Visualizing user research on Rooms as slides that explain UX choke points to product leaders and Zuck. Collaboration with Authentique. 2020.

      Microsoft emotionally rich media

      25 concrete ideas for making technologies like AR and AI feel joyful and expressive. Concept work for Microsoft Envisioning. 2019.

          People graphs

          Data visualizations for the C Suite. Mapping communications in an enterprise can reveal a new kind of org chart, based on collaboration. 2019.

              Microsoft voice UX

              Helping people achieve more when they can't see or touch a screen. Work rooted in research with the blind. 2016—2018.

                  53 wall

                  UX exploration for a smart whiteboard. 2015.

                      53 pen

                      UX exploration for a bluetooth stylus with a dial. Encoder spec, firmware spec, prototypes, API oppies, etc. 2015.

                        53 paper

                        I cowrote the ink engine of the drawing app, Paper. Collaboration with the founding team (four people). 2011—2012.

                        measured outcomes
                        • This work garnered 1.5 million downloads in the first three days of its release.

                          Microsoft HTML5 demos

                          Prototypes that showcased the compelling aspects of HTML5, including its potential use for 3D Bing Maps and Windows Phone. 2010—2011.

                          measured outcomes
                          • Windows Phone Design adopted my prototypes and prototyping approach.
                          • Bing Maps and Bing Mobile adopted an HTML5 approach, and used the demos as a way to help greenlight 3D maps for turn-by-turn directions.

                              Microsoft courier

                              I led UX and prototyping for "ink" in this pen-based tablet device. I worked with expert users to iteratively prototype writing and drawing experiences. 2009—2010.

                              measured outcomes
                              • Our leaks were favorably mentioned across the otherwise snarky blogosphere, at Gizmodo, Engadget, CNET, Ars Technica, and PC World.

                                NYC VIC interactive tables

                                Software development for a branded Google Maps app running on custom hardware at the NYC Visitor Information Center. I led the UX and software development of a simpler, touchscreen-only revision of the project later on. Collaboration with Local Projects, GestureTek, and NYC & Co. 2009, 2010.

                                measured outcomes
                                • Members of the Google Maps team remarked to us that it was the best implementation of its Flash API they had yet seen.
                                • Kanye West blogged this project.

                                    Microsoft envisioning

                                    Research, interaction design, and storyboarding for these (now) very dated visions of the future. Collaboration with an internal team of four and our external friends at Digital Kitchen. 2005—2007.

                                        IPC IQ/MAX

                                        Iterative design and prototyping of communication tools for trading floors. Collaboration with a small, talented team of UX and ID at Frog Design NYC. 2005.

                                        measured outcomes
                                        • 65% first year adoption rate.
                                        • $36M revenue in first quarter of release.

                                            Bloomberg dynamic signage

                                            Kinetic typography prototyping for dynamic signage installed at Bloomberg HQ. Collaboration with Pentagram Design. 2004.