Month: December 2011

New articles on Card Sorting

Following Caroline Jarrett’s course on ‘Writing for the Web’ I was inspired to reorganise the pages on my site, and write new material on my experience of card sorting.  So as of last week there is more content – and hopefully – more of it is legible. I think I have got the hang of…


Advanced Simplicity?

Last week I attended Giles Colborne’s talk on ‘Advanced Simplicity’, hosted by the EBI Interfaces Forum at the EBI, Hinxton.  What struck me in particular in his talk was the clear parallel between what he refers to as ‘mainstreamers‘ and ‘experts‘ and the ‘biologists‘ and ‘informaticians‘ that use bioinformatics services at the EBI. People doing…