The manifesto of human-centric technology

A recent article in the TechRepublic blog suggests that the true legacy that Steve Jobs will leave behind was the shift toward humanising technology. The article is an interesting take on what Jobs left behind after his passing in October 2011 and represents much of how Zen Ex Machina works. Focus on Reject Thoroughly inculcate human-centric…

How to engage your customers effectively online

A number of businesses focus on web design to create the desired experience for their customers however this is just the first step. The successful online businesses do much more than create a great experience, they create awareness, desire, knowledge as they understand that it is not just the experience but about producing the desired…

WCAG 2.0 mandate for Australian government agencies from federal to state

It wasn’t too long ago that  the Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board endorsed the Australian Government’s transition to WCAG 2.0. This mandate requires all Australian  Government websites. Importantly, all juristictions from federal to state and local, and including education and cultural, must implement WCAG 2.0 according to the following timetable: Old websites December 2010 — Agencies must complete a website stocktake and…

New Government panel listing

Zen Ex Machina is now on the AGIMO ICT MultiList Panel, so now it’s even easier for our Federal Government clients to access the best minds in Government Program and Citizen-Centric UX in Australia.