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Users are people too: our talk at Shmoocon

Last week Gus and I gave a talk at Shmoocon in DC. The focus was on helping technologists who don't have experience in human-centered design processes conduct basic research to improve their existing open-source tools. We covered four basic steps that we believe even small or volunteer teams can take:... (Read more)

Signing on to protect the internet

This week we joined nearly 200 other organizations, companies, andindividuals in signing an openletter to the world's governments calling for them to protect the integrityof online security, and to not undermine it by weakening, limiting, orbackdooring encryption. Simply Secure has written before about the importance of this issue before,both onour... (Read more)

Calling UX Designers & Usability Researchers

We are pleased to share that the call for applications to the 2016 Supporting Usability and Design for Security (SUDS) Fellowship is now live. The fellowship, which is sponsored by the <a href"https://www.opentech.fund/">Open Technology Fund</a> and co-administered by Simply Secure, is the next generation of the Secure Usability Fellowship Program... (Read more)

How to Sketch Storyboards in 10 Minutes: No Drawing Skills Needed

Sketching storyboards – cartoon-like drawings showing how people use technology – is a way to get more, high-quality ideas for product design. Sketches are useful for taking notes during a discussion and for getting a team on the same page. Fine art drawing is difficult for many, but anyone can... (Read more)

Some Of Our 2015 Favorites

2015 was our first full year in operation, and we’ve come a long way! Looking back at the past twelve months, here are some resources that we’ve found to be particularly useful (or entertaining). Let us know your favorites on Twitter!Ame’s picksThinking back on 2015, I’m really glad to be... (Read more)