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8 Responses to “Usability Test”
Jason Cox wrote:

This sounds all too familiar to the customers I deal with daily…

little mister Locke wrote:

I actually work in an HCI lab - albeit one that looks at early hardware and software prototypes - and this sounds all too familiar to the Ph.Ds I deal with daily.
Never have a drugged up Austrian man write your code.

Wes Johnson wrote:

Will Zack or Skooby ever make a guest appearance? :)

But my QA experiences have yielded similar feelign towards developers…developers who seem to never believe people will use their code.

little mister Locke wrote:

One time, one of our test programs threw an error that told me to check my Karma and try again. Bloody Austrians.

M. Douglas Wray wrote:

Ah, the last day of coding and first day of customer review. Happy Days. *Sigh*

Wes Johnson wrote:

Lo’ the pain.

Not unlike the app testing I have been doign this week…

wendyg wrote:

funny, my friend, very, very funny

ball pit wrote:

I thought that was extremeley interesting. Thanks for that unusual information. I’ll maintain using this.


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