Test Anxiety in Human Factors Testing

Some thoughts on ‘test anxiety’ by Vaidotas Nenorta, Human Factors Engineer. I want to talk about a very important test factor that every single one of us encounters in our lives when performing human factors and usability tests – participant anxiety. Test anxiety appears in our bodies, just like before stepping in to a photo-shoot…

Emojis in Medical Devices

Technology is everywhere we look today; and with it are recognisable graphics, branding, logos and emoji’s. Anyone with a smartphone, tablet or computer will be familiar with the emoji. Emojis are ideograms, that show facial expressions, symbols and a number of other characteristics. The original meaning of the word emoji comes from the Japanese language.…