Nielsen Norman Group


The Nielsen Norman Group (NN/g) is an American computer user
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and user experience consulting firm, founded in 1998 by Jakob Nielsen and
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. Their work includes an analysis of the interface of
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operating system. They have done analyses of the user experience of mobile devices (including the
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) and intranets. As of 2000,
Bruce Tognazzini Bruce "Tog" Tognazzini (born 1945) is an American usability Usability can be described as the capacity of a system to provide a condition for its users to perform the tasks safely, effectively, and efficiently while enjoying the experience. In ...
joined Nielsen Norman Group as a partner.


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NN/g website
{{Authority control Companies based in Fremont, California 1998 establishments in California Consulting firms established in 1998 User interfaces