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Yo! Da web design gangsta rap

"Your site design is the first thing people see
it should be reflective of you and the industry
easy to look at with a nice navigation
when you can't find what you want it causes frustration"

Hear the rest of the Web design tutorial rap featuring Poetic Prophet (AKA The SEO Rapper)...


Henrik Olsen - May 13, 2019 - via

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iPhone paper prototype

So you thought that Apple didn't do paper prototypes. Well, you were wrong. Here's a video of the very first iPhone crayon-and-paper prototype.


Henrik Olsen - March 14, 2019

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Usability Man

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No...It's Usability Man!


Henrik Olsen - March 27, 2019

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Book tech support

I saw this hilarious video some years ago but didn't publish it at GUUUI since it was in Norwegian with Danish subtitles. But now it's here with English subs.

The video makes fun of newbie computer users by drawing analogies to the transition from scrolls to books some 500 years ago. In the video, a helpless monk gets tech support on his "malfunctioning" book.


Henrik Olsen - February 17, 2019 - via Berkun blog

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Commercial making fun of the iPhone

It's a camera, a movie player, a bottle opener, an electric razor, a cheese grader, a portable shower...and it's a hard to use cell phone.


Henrik Olsen - January 29, 2019

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Confidential Google research on YouTube

Here's a confidential video for Google internal use only. The video documents an ethnographic study of the YouTube community based on interviews of 25 U.S. based users.

Major findings:
- Some users have after more than four moths of using YouTube not realized that it contains videos
- Ethnographic researches should eat tic tac mints if they have a breadth kicking like Bruce Lee


Henrik Olsen - January 16, 2019 - via Rashmi Sinha

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Apple interfaces are just...BOOM!

Steve Jobs, the co-founder and CEO of Apple Computer, likes to say BOOM! when he is thrilled about Apple software. Watch this video of BOOM! highlights.


Henrik Olsen - September 30, 2019 - via Signal vs. Noise

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Seth Godin on broken designs

Here's an entertaining video featuring Seth Godin talking about all the bad designs that surround us and why bad designs exist. The talk is from the Gel 2006 conference.


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Henrik Olsen - August 13, 2019 - via

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Fun Mac TV ads

Meet Mr. gray and boring pie chart PC who catch viruses and has to restart all the time, and Mac, the top-notch web-design movie podcast photo editor music maker.


Henrik Olsen - July 04, 2019

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Why don't I like Microsoft's paperclip?

Help, when you don't need it (video clip).


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Henrik Olsen - March 16, 2019 - via Creating Passionate Users

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