Paul Matthews

Paul is a Senior Lecturer at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK where he teaches UX, web development and information management. His research interests include philosophical and psychological aspects of online knowledge exchange and social question-answering.

Stories by Paul Matthews

October 22nd, 2013

Clicking Fast and Slow

Heuristics, bias, and deliberation in interaction design

Through social psychology and cognitive science, we now know a great deal about our own frailties in the way that we seek, use, and understand information and data. On the web, user interface design may work to either exacerbate or counteract these biases. This article will give a brief overview of the science then look…