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Lightning fast UX: faking performance when there’s no code left to optimize

Lightning fast UX: faking performance when there’s no code left to optimize

Perceived performance and how to enhance user perception of speed in websites and mobile apps once you’ve already optimized every line of code. From human perception of speed to animations, loaders, skeleton screens, lazy loading, optimistic UIs and more, I give a few techniques and examples from real projects to help you build interfaces that feel fast.

Super Secret Powers of Mobile Browsers – Talk slides

Super Secret Powers of Mobile Browsers – Talk slides

Times have changed! There’s a lot, and I mean A LOT of things you can do today that used to be native mobile app territory only. Learn how to use the power of Progressive Web Apps and APIS like geolocation, push-notifications, offline support, bluetooth, biometric authentication, etc. to bring user experience on mobile browsers to the next level

Secret Super powers of Mobile Browsers – Techfest Bucharest

Secret Super powers of Mobile Browsers – Techfest Bucharest

This content is 5 years old. Remember that the following content might be outdated.Today I was speaking at Techfest in Bucharest. It’s a 4 days event around web and technologies. My talk was about mobile browsers secret powers. In this talk, I go through a lot of different APIs you can now (or in a near future) use to enhance user experience in mobile browsers and bring it to the almost the level of native apps. Did you know you …

Pixel Pioneers – Cheating The UX When There Is Nothing More To Optimize

Pixel Pioneers – Cheating The UX When There Is Nothing More To Optimize

This content is 6 years old. Remember that the following content might be outdated.Last Friday I attended Pixel Pioneers in Bristol and had to opportunity to speak about User Experience and Perceived Performance. I took a look at a few projects I worked on to show how to use various design and UX techniques to improve web performance also at the level of user perception. Because in the end, we might not all have the budget of big companies like Instagram …

Cheating The UX When There Is Nothing More To Optimize – Smashing Conference Barcelona

Cheating The UX When There Is Nothing More To Optimize – Smashing Conference Barcelona

Last week (17th–18th of October 2017) I was invited to speak at the Smashing Conference Barcelona about perceived performance. The talk is called “Cheating The UX When There Is Nothing More To Optimize” and gives you some clever UI, UX and visual tips to help enhance user’s perception of speed.

Forget about apps, could the future be in the mobile browser? – My Nightlybuild 2016 Conference

Forget about apps, could the future be in the mobile browser? – My Nightlybuild 2016 Conference

This content is 7 years old. Remember that the following content might be outdated.Last Friday I was invited in Cologne at Nightlybuild to speaker in front of the German developer and designer community. The talk was about the many technologies and APIs our browsers now support (and will support in the future) tthat start filling the gap between natives applications and website/web applications. I’m not a developer, so I wanted to emphasize for my talk what those technologies could do for our …

Delighting Users Through CSS Animation Techniques, ConveyUX – slides, demos

Delighting Users Through CSS Animation Techniques, ConveyUX – slides, demos

This content is 9 years old. Remember that the following content might be outdated.For those of you who are following me on social networks, you might now that I’m currently in Seattle speaking at ConveyUX about CSS animations and how we can use those to improve user experience. It has been two really nice days so far, my talk was presented a few minutes ago. For those of you who are curious and would like to see what I was …