A tutorial session on UXD hacks I gave at O'Reilly Etech in 2004.
Original context here: http://conferences.oreillynet.com/cs/et2004/view/e_sess/4767
"User-Centered Design and participatory product development are established, proven techniques for making interfaces and information understandable. But how is it possible to use them when your knowledge, the technology, and the possible markets are moving so quickly? Is it possible to create alpha-tech that defines a new market and is a joy to use? UI Design for Alien Cowboys is a three-hour tutorial and workshop that proposes that it is."