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user experience

An umbrella term for how a person feels when using a smartphone, tablet, personal computer or other electronic device. Some functions are easy; some are awful; the rest are in between. Nevertheless, the user experience is very subjective. See UX designer, user interface and CXO.

I Have to Wait How Long?
This message popped up on an old Android phone. Perhaps we can guess the user's experience seeing this message.
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Monitoring the user experience is essentially an evaluative task that requires a different mindset and focus than the creative task of designing.
One weakness is that from a user experience perspective, the research is designed to measure pre-established categories defined by researchers.
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Windows Vista and the 2007 Office system will create a platform for the next generation of user experiences, and we are excited to see the industry come together like never before around these products," said Brad Goldberg, general manager for Windows at Microsoft Corp.
When deployed over regular LAN/MAN networks, Calista Virtual Desktop remotes the full Windows([R]) Aero(TM) desktop, a premium feature of all Windows Vista business editions, and provides a near local-like user experience of any graphics-intensive application such as streaming video, Flash and 3D content.
Four of the top five metro-scale Wi-Fi networks for overall user experience are powered by the Tropos MetroMesh architecture, according to a new report from Novarum, a firm providing strategic consulting and analysis for the wireless broadband data industry.
UserVue offers organizations a fast, affordable and easy-to-use solution to conduct user research throughout the development cycle," said Shane Lovellette, User Experience Product Manager at TechSmith.