Platformability

Single Dealer Platforms, Industry Expertise

UX: Time to get emotional

In Tales from a Trading Desk, this week Matt Davey has picked up on an interesting article about UX and ROI. I like this sound bite: Also, if you create great UX it will always lead to better user satisfaction, joy and ...Read More

Streamlink for Silverlight for Mobile

With the recent release of Caplin's Streamlink for Silverlight it's exciting to find out that Microsoft plan to release a Silverlight for Mobile devices. The goal of Silverlight is to provide a consistent experience across desktop and mobile phones. Developers will be ...Read More

Getting realtime data into Excel

Starting with Excel 2002, Microsoft have included the RTD interface which allows Excel to poll for data. Polling seems to be a much more efficient way of getting data into Excel than the classic approach which is pushing - it's not uncommon ...Read More

UX London 2009 Pencasts

NOTE: this page might take awhile to load... and/or you might need to refresh the page for the pencasts to display (don't ask me why :)) Merholz-UXLondon2009brought to you by Livescribe UXLondon 2009 Peter Merholz p2brought to ...Read More

Portlets and Ajax

Developing portlets can be a frustrating experience, especially if you are used to technologies with lots of helpful information out there on the web.  While lots of people are using portlets, it seems that few are writing about them. What should be a ...Read More

What is the "real-time web"?

The phrase "real-time web" has been streaming its way around the Internet for a while now. It's presently being used to describe information being available in search results as soon as it has been published by its author. Examples of this are Twitter ...Read More