A beginner’s guide to quickly test and view AR on any image through your webcam with no coding or 3D experience at all!

When working on an XR (VR, AR, MR) project, as the designer you need to have an omnipotent view of the process at all times. That includes…


Number one thing to learn while designing for emerging technologies and spatial interfaces. As our tech evolves, the need for working with cross-functional workflows rises.

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. . .this seems like a waste of time? Why should I even bother with this type of job. I want to design beautiful things…


I n the year 2007, it was a year of new and eye-opening possibilities, from Apple’s revolutionary iPhone to Microsoft’s attempt to patent EGG usability testing. Among the emerging tech, I became fascinated with one particular creation that was not actually an invention but more of an experiment. Johnny Lee…


I ‘m sure if your reading this then I’d have to guess your bookshelf’s or kindle list’s of UX and UI books like no other. Makes sense we tend to focus topics that directly relate to our career and passions. As the reading list’s keep piling up though, you can…


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I spend a lot of time on research and competitive analysis when I go through any projects. Especially when I’m working on any VR, MR, or AR projects, each is slightly different from the other and even there are tools now already that help speed…


A faded set of dark circles can be seen under my slightly opened eyes along with a pair of dragging feet as I attempt to get to my gate after being briskly hurried out of the car. In my head, swarming are thoughts of endless chores and tasks that I…

Jae Salavarrieta

Designer. Fighter. Creative Problem Solver. @suddenpanic

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