The Current State Of E-Commerce Search
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2014/08/18/the-current-state-of-e-commerce-search/

 

Can Starbucks Make 23,000 Coffee Shops Feel Unique?
http://www.fastcodesign.com/3034441/starbucks-secrets-to-make-every-store-feel-unique

 

Portrait of a Mobile Consumer: An Infographic
http://www.uxmatters.com/mt/archives/2014/08/portrait-of-a-mobile-consumer-an-infographic.php

E-Commerce Sites Need Multiple of These 5 ‘Search Scope’ Features
http://baymard.com/blog/search-scope

 

The I Absolutely, Definitely, Without a Doubt Want One of Those Link:
Bluetooth Speaker Is A Levitating Death Star Of Sound
http://www.fastcodesign.com/3034312/wanted/this-levitating-bluetooth-speaker-is-a-death-star-of-sound

 

 

 

 

 

How mobile-optimised sites drive conversion rates and AOVs
http://econsultancy.com/uk/blog/62222-how-mobile-optimised-sites-drive-conversion-rates-and-aovs

 

Using emotional intelligence to optimise conversion rates
http://econsultancy.com/uk/blog/62202-using-emotional-intelligence-to-optimise-conversion-rates

 

Up and Coming Mobile Design Trends
http://www.paulolyslager.com/mobile-design-trends/

 

Impact of Responsive Designs
http://www.lukew.com/ff/entry.asp?1691

 

Love, Hate, and Empathy: Why We Still Need Personas
http://uxmag.com/articles/love-hate-and-empathy-why-we-still-need-personas

 

Ericsson Mobility Report (PDF)
http://www.ericsson.com/res/docs/2013/ericsson-mobility-report-february-2013.pdf

 

Friday Video:

Best bus stop ever: Are you Born Mobile?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zpdcUakdQVA

 

Why aren’t our schools teaching code?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKIu9yen5nc

 

Friday Funny:

Living on a Prayer (Goat Edition):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=w0CdXaOS5_o
(Yes indeed, this is no. 1 in the viral video chart!)

 

 

10 brilliant examples of responsive design in eCommerce
 http://econsultancy.com/uk/blog/61824-10-brilliant-examples-of-responsive-design-in-ecommerce

 

Teaching user experience with Lego
http://shortboredsurfer.com/2012/12/teaching-user-experience-with-lego/ 

 

Trends in User Experience
http://www.uxmatters.com/mt/archives/2012/12/trends-in-user-experience.php

 

Five Big UX Topics in 2012
http://boxesandarrows.com/five-big-ux-topics-in-2012/ 

 

Picture of the Week (Tom Fishbourne):

The rise of mobile adoption, sentiment & opportunity in Travel (PDF)
http://www.advertising.expedia.com/en-us/about-ems/press-room/NewsletterPDFs/PhoCusWright-2012.pdf

 
Extreme comments ignored and few focus on negative reviews says TripAdvisor
http://www.tnooz.com/2012/11/15/news/extreme-comments-ignored-and-few-focus-on-negative-reviews-says-tripadvisor-infographic/

 
Adaptive Vs. Responsive Layouts And Optimal Form Field Labels
http://uxdesign.smashingmagazine.com/2012/11/08/ux-design-qa-with-christian-holst/

 

Friday Video:

Buyral – Professional Clicking