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1

Why don't I like Microsoft's paperclip?

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

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  • Why don't I like Microsoft's paperclip?

Henrik Olsen - March 16, 2006 - via Creating Passionate Users

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2

How evil is your site?

Test how evil a site is with the Gematriculator.

For your information:
- Google.com is 41% evil
- Microsoft.com is 8% evil

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  • The Gematriculator

Henrik Olsen - January 31, 2006 - via Gizmodo

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3

593 ways of spelling Britney Spears

People often mispel words when using search engines. Google has registered 593 ways of spelling Britney Spears.

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  • 593 ways of spelling Britney Spears

Henrik Olsen - January 26, 2006 - via justaddwater.dk

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4

Kill the pop-ups

In this close-to-reality game, you have to kill as many annoying pop-up windows as possible. Go get 'em!

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  • The Realistic Internet Simulator

Henrik Olsen - April 22, 2005

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5

Error message generator

At Atom Smasher you can create your own fake error messages. No computers were harmed during the production of the site.

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  • Atom Smasher's Error Message Generator

Henrik Olsen - January 27, 2005 - via This Is Broken

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6

Golden Rules for Bad User Interfaces

As people like to do just the opposite of what is proposed, SAP Design Guild thought it might be a good idea to promote bad users interfaces. They've colleted 10 "Golden Rules for Bad User Interfaces" and plan to expand the collection in the future.

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  • The Golden Rules for Bad User Interfaces

Henrik Olsen - January 20, 2005

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7

The intuitive interface is an option

Al suddenly realized that he's stumbled across the Mother of All undocumented Windows options.

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Henrik Olsen - January 04, 2005

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8

Hazardous keyboard design

Stan didn't really mind the new keyboard design, but he just wished they hadn't put that new key so close to the "Enter".

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Henrik Olsen - November 17, 2004

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9

404 - The page cannot be displayed because you need some fresh air

"The page you are looking for is currently unavailable. Your ISP has told us that you're on-line several hours every day, and that just ain't right."

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  • Mamselle's Page Not Found

Henrik Olsen - November 05, 2004

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10

Usability crosswords

Do some usability crosswording over your coffee. According to Userfocus, they are also useful for training courses or to raise awareness of usability in your team.

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  • Usability crosswords

Henrik Olsen - October 12, 2004 - via deyalexander

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