Oracle Applications User Experience
 
Customer Participation Program Newsletter
September 2010
 
   
 
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Learn About Oracle’s Cutting-Edge User Experiences at OpenWorld
 
 
 
 
Learn About Oracle's Cutting-Edge User Experiences at OpenWorld  
Did you know that the user experience of Oracle Fusion Applications is already available in the next generation of Applications Unlimited releases? Watch this video to find out where you can learn more about what the Oracle Applications User Experience team has been working on. Recent projects include many application updates featuring new user experiences that will be announced at OpenWorld. For more on sessions by the Oracle Applications User Experience team at OpenWorld 2010, visit here.
   
Visit Our Demo Pods on the Mobile Experience and Eye Tracking

The Oracle Applications User Experience team will be running demo pods at OpenWorld 2010 on “Mobile User Experiences” and “Eye Tracking to Improve the Design of Software.” Get a look at how the way we work has changed with mobile devices and how the Oracle Applications User Experience team uses a sophisticated usability research tool to determine where a user’s visual attention is focused during a task. For more on demo pods run by the Oracle Applications User Experience team, visit here.
   
Mobile Users Needed at Oracle OpenWorld

As part of our ongoing usability research, we are testing mobile application designs for smartphones. Occasionally, we need users of specific mobile devices, such as the Apple iPhone or Blackberry, to provide feedback on our designs.  If you are interested and are using a smartphone for work or personal use, or you know someone who would be interested from your company, please send an
e-mail to angela.johnston@oracle.com.
   
Are You Going To Be at Oracle OpenWorld 2010?

The Oracle Applications User Experience team will be conducting onsite usability customer feedback sessions and HQ Lab Tours during Oracle OpenWorld 2010. If you are interested in participating in either, please send an e-mail to angela.johnston@oracle.com.

Read more about Oracle Applications User Experience team presentations and involvement at Oracle OpenWorld here.
   
iPad's Natural User Interface at Work
 
 
 
 
 
Why has the iPad succeeded where so many earlier tablets have failed? Because its Natural User Interface (NUI) is triggering a shift in the way we do our work. Read more about the NUI and the impact the Oracle Applications User Experience team expects to see on enterprise applications at the Usable Apps blog.
   
FAQ: How Often Does Oracle Conduct Usability Activities?

The Oracle Applications User Experience team works on many projects concurrently. On average, our team conducts approximately 300 usability feedback sessions a year. By providing your interests and a detailed list of the products that you use, we can contact you when a study that fits your company’s profile becomes available.

Would you like to submit an FAQ? Send your question to teena.singh@oracle.com.
   
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