Let’s Shop! – Design Proposal

by Group 4: Sara, Bo & Qi We intend to create a service that will make food shopping a more pleasant and easier experience for the customers. Going food shopping is something that we all have to do and it can be a boring and lonely task. We aim to change this by adding a…

Online Privacy: Think Twice!

First, just take a second to think about these following questions. ž   Are you using any social networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)? ž   Is your profile set as accessible by anyone, or by friends only? ž   Do you concern about privacy issues when using social networks? If yes, do you think you have protected your personal…

Foursquare in the Post-check-in Era

Foursquare, created in 2009 by Dennis Crowley and Naveen Selvadurai, is a location-based social networking service for mobile device users. As of April 2012, the company reported it had 20 million registered users [1]. The website and the mobile application allow registered users to check in the places they visit and share to their Twitter…

About Me and Social Media

Hello everybody! I’m Qi from Beijing, China. I’m a second year master student in HCI programme at Uppsala University. My bachelor major is in industrial design. Although product design was my key areas, I was more interested in interaction design. My bachelor degree project was a design of a social network website about home decoration.…