Cognition & The Intrinsic User Experience
http://uxmag.com/articles/cognition-the-intrinsic-user-experience

 

Five Movements in Design That We Should Pay Attention To
http://uxmag.com/articles/five-movements-in-design-that-we-should-pay-attention-to

 

Should You Add Navigation When A User Scrolls Up Or Keep It Hidden?
https://whichtestwon.com/case-study/clarks-navigation-test-results/

 

Understanding Affordance in Digital Interfaces
http://www.paulolyslager.com/understanding-affordance-digital-interfaces/

 

The “And now for something different” link:
The Berlin Wall Is Going Back Up
http://www.fastcodesign.com/3037222/the-berlin-wall-is-going-back-up

This Explains Everything: A course on User Behaviour  (via @leemcivor)

http://www.productpsychology.com/

Embracing “Showrooming”

http://www.newretailblog.com/embracing-%E2%80%9Cshowrooming%E2%80%9D/

MasterCard Will Borrow A Touch ID Trick For Fingerprint Scanning Credit Card

http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/17/mastercard-will-borrow-a-touch-id-trick-for-fingerprint-scanning-credit-card/

7 Techniques For Prioritizing Customer Requirements

http://www.measuringu.com/blog/prioritize-requirements.php

The “Now for something different” link

The Ultimate Coffee Table For A Small Apartment

http://www.fastcodesign.com/3036970/wanted/the-ultimate-coffee-table-for-a-small-apartment

An in-depth look at Apple Pay, and what it means for retailers

http://www.retailcustomerexperience.com/articles/an-in-depth-look-at-apple-pay-and-what-it-means-for-retailers/

 
How Moosejaw’s tone of voice creates hilarious multichannel experiences

https://econsultancy.com/blog/65437-how-moosejaw-s-tone-of-voice-creates-hilarious-multichannel-experiences

 
While marketplace sales on Amazon soar in August, eBay’s sales falter

http://www.internetretailer.com/2014/09/10/while-marketplace-sales-amazon-soar-ebays-sales-falter

 
Happiness: 10 Fascinating New Psychology Studies Everyone Should Know

http://www.spring.org.uk/2014/09/happiness-10-fascinating-new-psychology-studies-everyone-should-know.php

 

 

The “Now For Something A Little Different” link:
See Amazon’s Stunning New London HQ With A Garden On The Roof

http://www.businessinsider.com/photos-of-amazon-hq-in-london-2014-9#heres-the-view-from-above-check-out-the-tennis-courts-on-the-roof-1

 
Friday Funny:
Samsung take the proverbial out of Apple’s bigger screen:

Where did the Marks & Spencer website relaunch go wrong?

https://econsultancy.com/blog/65244-where-did-the-marks-spencer-website-relaunch-go-wrong

The psychology of colour in persuasion.

Colour psychology: how colours influence the mind

http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/habits-not-hacks/201408/color-psychology-how-colors-influence-the-mind

The Landing Page Punch that Will Boost Conversions

http://www.neurosciencemarketing.com/blog/articles/landing-page-punch.htm

NFC-Based Mobile Payments Said to Be a ‘Hallmark’ Feature of iPhone 6

http://www.macrumors.com/2014/08/28/wired-nfc-mobile-payments/

Amazon Updates Their Login Screen For The First Time In A Decade

http://www.fastcodesign.com/3035030/fast-feed/amazon-updates-their-login-screen-for-the-first-time-in-a-decade

Google Wing: Google’s drone delivery project

http://mashable.com/2014/08/28/google-project-wing-drone-delivery-australia/

and

http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/aug/29/google-joins-amazon-in-testing-home-delivery-drones