Something we’ve noticed in recent years is more and more clients deciding to skip the planning phase of website development, and only commissioning the design, development, and delivery of the final site. Planning is an integral part of our process and our solutions and we believe that it is the stage in which we add the greatest value to our clients’ projects. Here’s why.
Serverless computing made big headlines in 2016, with the hype centred around one of its biggest draws: serverless computing can save you a lot of money. That’s a big promise!
We’ve been spoiled by cloud service providers for years now with cheap computing, but what makes serverless different? And is it for everybody?
Many services encompass both digital and real-life physical experiences. When experiences follow this model, so too should our design thinking. Public transport services provide a great example of how digital interfaces and physical experiences need to work together. In this article, I’ll describe how the digital and physical interactions are connected through the journeys of real-life scenarios.
Conversational User Interfaces aren’t actually very good at having a conversation yet. Having worked with multiple CUI ecosystems there are a number of apparent technological limitations which need to be overcome, and new design considerations which need to be fully understood before they start to deliver on the dream Hollywood has enticed us with.
We’re delighted to announce the successful launch of Honeywell’s new Google Home smart home action, developed by Screenmedia.
Doctors today are spending 40% less time with patients than in the 1980s, and more time battling with inefficient medical enterprise systems. The result is frequent exhaustion in an industry already suffering from far higher burnout rates than in comparable industries. But how can this be fixed? For us, it’s a problem of design.
Designing and delivering great products requires a wide range of disciplines, and privileging designers over the other disciplines means that you are failing to unlock insight at earlier stages in the process.
What is the future of our healthcare system? While many industries innovate at a dizzying pace, public bodies can be slower to adopt new ideas. But there is a lot more to the progress of our health industry than meets the eye.
Chatbots have become a hot topic recently, with Apple, Facebook, Kik, and Google opening their platforms to developers. These conversational AI programmes are being explored by organisations across a wide range of industries, but what role should they play? What will they look like in the future, and how will we interact with them?
Anybody who has ever used enterprise software can agree on one thing — it’s almost universally a chore to use. The field has lagged behind consumer software in delivering a good user experience, but why has enterprise software lagged behind, and what’s changing?