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We’ve been running the Sun Run for over 16 years.

The Vancouver Sun Run is one of OpenRoad’s longest-standing employee events: we’ve …

UX Book Review: Designing Together by Dan Brown

This book is an ideal resource for anyone looking to improve their interactions with coworkers, clients, friends, and family. Although it is intended for contributing designers, the concepts are so fundamental and useful I find they can be applied in almost any situation to improve collaboration or navigate conflict successfully.

Design Trends We’re Watching in 2014

As a follow-up to our Top Interaction Design Trends 2013 post in December, the design team

Top 3 Interaction Design Trends We Loved in 2013

Creative Director Wil Arndt shares the OpenRoad UX Team's thoughts on the trends that helped define interaction design in 2013. Here's our round-up of three things that really had us singing happy songs as interaction designers this year.

OpenRoad Acquires Creative Agency Mod7

Today is a big day for OpenRoad. I am excited to announce our acquisition of digital agency Mod7 Communications Inc. We've partnered with Mod7 on many projects over the years and now they're officially part of the OpenRoad team!

Mobile Website Design: 3 Anti-Patterns to Avoid

More than ever before, we're accessing the web from a variety of mobile devices and it's not just when we’re on the go anymore. While it's good to know what the mobile website design best practices are, it's just as important to be able to identify bad patterns when you see them.

Making Mod7.com

This post originally appeared on Mod7.com. Mod7 is now a part of OpenRoad Communications

Introducing the Better Together Website Reboot

This post originally appeared on Mod7.com. Mod7 is now a part of OpenRoad Communications

Mod7 Wins in 17th Annual Videographer Awards

This post originally appeared on Mod7.com. Mod7 is now a part of OpenRoad Communications

Web Video for the Rest of Us

This post originally appeared on Mod7.com. Mod7 is now a part of OpenRoad Communications