Is photography as an art form still relevant today?

As far as I remember, we used to have Display, Illustration, Calligraphy/Typography, Photography and Print as specialisation subjects for the BFA Applied Art graduation course. Even I preferred Illustrations over Photography. And my decision still stands true today. Before choosing Photography for your life-long venture, let me explain a few points I want you to …

Uber Driver Tip, A illegal/unlawful/unthoughtful user interaction

One fine day I was returning from one destination to home through a cab booked over Uber Cabs. While travelling, I snacked and drank water, and my hand was wet. Once I arrived, I made a trip payment through an online card or Amazon Pay. About to get out of the car, I was scrolling …

Betting your company on Metaverse AR/VR Craze

First Story that I want to share today is from my experience In 2009 I worked as an Animator and E-Learning Courseware Creator and Designer. And I was planning to switch the design domain to HCI/UX, i.e. Human-Computer Interaction/User Experience Design. And software like Apple Shake and Adobe After Effects was standard competitive tool used …

Human Factors International (HFI) UX/UxD/HCI Certification Reality

By graduate degree, I am a BFA Applied Art graduate. I know the UX field has existed in India and World longer than I know, but I learned of it at my first job around 2007. I am a multidisciplinary designer. I opted to do User Experience Design/User Interaction Design/Human-Computer Interaction Design certification around 2016. …

Web/Mobile App Monetisation & Revenue Generation Strategies

All business survives on net profit. In accounting terms, here is how you calculate Net Profit. i.e. (Total Business Revenue) – (Total Business Expenditure) = Net Profit In the business world, there are two types of industries Service and Product. So if you are in the service industry, you survive on a paycheck by paycheck …

My Experience Using Apple Watch for 5 Years and Apple’s Gamification Strategies

In 2019, I bought myself an Apple iPhone 11 Pro 256GB and Apple Watch 5. I have used an Apple iPhone 5s with 16GB since 2016. But I was dissatisfied with the storage that it allowed me to use. Out of 16GB, 10GB was the operating system, 2GB was for Apps that were able to …

In-depth Review of Matrimony Website by Anuroop Wiwaha (anuroopwiwaha.com)

I have used the Anuroop Wiwaha Matrimony Website for the last four to five years. In addition, I have extensively used their mobile Apple iPhone app and website for my bride search. As a result, I discovered a few points that Anuroop Wiwaha Portal / Company improved upon to help the community get the right …

Let’s learn how to use the ‘Meta Theme Color’ tag to colourise Apple Safari 15 user interface tailored for the website.

Apple Safari has started supporting theme-color Meta Tag from Safari 15 release. Here is how to Implement theme-color meta tag in HTML. You have to copy-paste theme-color meta tag in section of your website. It will look something like this: You can use the following code to implement theme color specific to system light mode …

What is a suitable tool for UI/UX Work: Adobe Photoshop / XD / Sketch / Figma

As far as I can remember, I have used Photoshop from version two. So I have used Photoshop for almost twenty years, less or more. I have been using the Sketch app for four years. And just now, because of team recommendations, I have to switch to Figma. The most problematic point about Photoshop or …

Uber Cabs Invoice Outstanding Payment Alert, A Technical Glitch or Accounting Error

I just travelled from Mumbai to Thane using Uber cabs. They rounded my bill before tax by 46 Paise. My trip was a cash trip. My final cost of the trip after taxes applied was 160.05 INR. But when I completed my trip I got notification from the Uber app that I have not paid …