A ping can only convey whether a service is up or down, whereas end-to-end tests are a proxy for whether the system can perform a certain unit of work, where the workcould be something like execute a database query or perform a certain computation.
Since I left Airbnb to work full-time on blockchain, many people have reached out to me asking how to get into the blockchain space full-time. Consider this my authoritative (and inevitably incomplete) guide on how to get into blockchain engineering.
Psychology plays a big part in a user’s experience with an application. By understanding how our designs are perceived, we can make adjustments so that the apps we create are more effective in achieving the goals of the user.
Manager: “We aren’t going to involve users with this project or do any user research, lets just go with ‘gut feel’ and flesh it out”
I’m not sure why some companies are hiring for ‘UX Design’ or ‘User Experience Research’ or (the dreaded) ‘UX/UI’ roles when there aren’t any resources in place or basic organisational understanding of the field of human-centered research and design as a whole.
Your mind is filled with random things every day. They scroll through your mind automatically and have a huge impact on how you feel. They create thoughts that spur into feelings and determine how you respond to a situation.
The businesses that we work with are looking for transformation of the processes that keep them from reaching their full potential. We deliver more than mobile and web development. We deliver platform technology that results in true business development.
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