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User Experience Magazine

The magazine of the User Experience Professionals Association is now available online!

Issue 13.2, June 2013, Science Fiction cover art: a woman with exotic eye makeup and a futuristic headdress

Read User Experience Magazine 13.3 for fresh perspectives on UX from mindful design through yoga, opportunities for UX around the world, to introducing children to technology as a creative medium. Online now for UXPA members. Over 180 archive articles are open access.

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2011 Salary Survey now available for UXPA International members!

Better Ballots: New York Times endorses usability testing in elections
In a lead editorial, the New York Times says "[Congress] should also mandate pre-election usability testing and make funds available for it." The editorial responds to a study by the Brennan Center for Justice that reports on the impact on elections of poor usability and confusing instructions.
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or visit the UXPA Usability in Civic Life project for more information.

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