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Designing for Context (panel) at SXSW 2012

Hacking the Citizen Experience at SXSW 2012

Avoiding Bullshit Personas at SXSW 2012

Remote Research Workshop at UX Lisbon 2012

Remote Research & Stop Listening to Your Customers, Webvisions Barcelona 2012

Information Architecture Summit 2011

Stop Listening To Your Customers“, SXSW 2011

“Remote Research” workshop at UX London 2011

Remote Usability Testing“, UIE Virtual Seminar, 2010

Remote UX Research Podcast“, Zurb Soapbox Podcast, July 20, 2010

Remote UX Research“, School of Visual Arts NYC, 2010

Building the Ultimate User Experience“, Women Who Tech, with Cyd Harrell, 2010

Nate Bolt: Remote User Testing“, IxDA NYC and NYC UPA, 2010

Remote Research“, IxDA and UX Meetup, Los Angeles, 2010 (slides)

Remote Design Research“, Interaction Savannah, 2010

UCSD Cognitive Engineering Lecture, 2010

When UX Research is Evil“, for IxDA SF at Hot Studio, 2009 (slides and video)

“The Future of Library User Experience”, Urban Libraries Council Keynote webinar, 2009

Researching Spore: A New Approach to Player Testing“, Meaningful Play, 2008 (slides)

UCSD CogSci lecture, 2008

In The Moment“, for IxDA at Yahoo! Brickhouse, 2007 (slides)

“Clients and Budgets and Swears: The Realities of UX Research”, iSchool, 2007

“Look Ma, No Lab”, iSchool, 2007

“Playing Games and Cursing”, UX Week (w/ Rashimi Singha, Uzanto), 2006



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Remote Research by Nate Bolt and Tony Tulathimutte, Rosenfeld Media, 2010 

The Citizen Experience Needs Us by Cyd Harrell, July 2011

Why Instagram Is So Popular“, TechCrunch,¬†November 27th, 2011

Take Your General Information and Shove It“, UX Magazine, Mar 2011

Using Lies in Research“, UX Booth, Mar 2011

Pros and Cons of Remote Usability Testing“, Johnny Holland, June 2010

iPad vs. iPhone: A User Experience Study“, UX Magazine, June 2010

Quick and Dirty Remote User Testing“, A List Apart, May 2010

Stop Listening to Your Customers“, VentureBeat, Feb 2010

Google, Stanford, and The Government Fight Swine Flu“, Boxes & Arrows, Feb 2010

Automated research case study for Bill Albert, Tom Tullis, & Donna Tedesco’s Beyond the Usability Lab, Morgan Kaufmann, 2010

Researching Video Games the UX Way“, Boxes & Arrows 2009

Portable Research“, IA Summit, 2009 (download audio)

The Science of Fun“, CHI, 2008

The Client Speaks“, UPA Magazine #7.3, 2008

Guide to Remote Usability Testing“, OK/Cancel, 2006