Last year (March 2017) I’ve made a design talk at GDGLisbon for an audience mostly composed of Developers. (

Mission: Trying to clarify some misconceptions about Usability, User Experience, User Interface, and also the importance of each one of these elements to build great products.

Good UI vs Bad UI

What are the conceptions behind…

Photo by Milad B. Fakurian on Unsplash

Inspired by the book “How to Think more Effectively — A guide to greater productivity, insight, and creativity”, I started to think about my own way of processing and analyzing information in life as well as in my design process.

In fact, I’ve never stopped before to think about my…

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Today we almost know everything that doesn’t work on a product or what kind of patterns work better for this or that situation. …

About the project

This is a design proposal I did for the Moviepass IOS app redesign.
Stakeholders were asking for a UI that could have a more ‘theatre’ ambiance.
Also, they were asking for something that could highlight the brand a bit more and a UI that could be easy correlated with the brand.
On the…

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This year World Usability Day was a bit different for me. I participated as a speaker in this 2-day event organized by Centro de Computação Gráfica from the University of Minho ( within the subject of “Designing for Good or Evil?”.

The idea of the presentation came from my experience…

“Young girls protest at the Women's March holding feminist signs and posters” by Nicole Adams on Unsplash

Today is 9th March, the day after 8th March. I am a Woman and I take the opportunity to reflect on International Women’s Day because our day is any day we spend remembering our role in our society.

We (Women) have this day to celebrate our genre and to remember…


I’m Dizparada a passionate Digital Product Designer, currently @wearetrouva. A sunset lover and sports enthusiast. @GDGLisbon organizer.

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