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Connected Car UX: ReachNow Ignites Thoughts on the Future of Car-sharing

Seattle’s fastest-growing new meetup, IoT Hub, hosted its fourth event with Steve Banfield, CEO of ReachNow, BMW’s new car-sharing service. ReachNow is headquartered in Seattle and already has hundreds of vehicles deployed around the city. Prior to ReachNow, Steve led another connected car company, INRIX, into the smart parking market with the acquisition of ParkMe. While […]

Can Enterprise UX Solve the Workplace Engagement Crisis?

Based on the results of a recent Gallup poll of millennial employees, business leaders are faced with a serious crisis. According to the poll, only 29 percent of respondents claimed to be actively engaged in the workplace. This is particularly significant because millennials are now the largest age group in the workforce, representing 38 percent […]

The UX of Virtual Reality for Business

After years of buzz, virtual reality (VR) had a watershed moment in 2016 as Deloitte predicted that the industry would have its first billion dollar year. About 70 percent of revenue is being derived from VR hardware sales, with the remainder coming primarily from the sale of compatible video games. Following in the footsteps of […]

Taking a Look Back at Our 2016 Mobile Application Trends Forecast

At the beginning of 2016, we highlighted six key trends likely to emerge around mobile applications this year. Now that the summer is over and there is a clearer picture about how the year will unfold, we’ll take another look at those predictions to see whether or not they hit the mark. Here are the […]

6 Enterprise UX Statistics Business Leaders Should Know

For enterprise companies, generating revenue is only one part in the formula for increasing earnings. Cutting costs and increasing the productivity of employees, for instance, can be equally valuable However, integrating technology just for technology’s sake can be counterproductive. Applications, intranets and portals, for instance, can be instrumental in helping today’s enterprises succeed. But if […]

4 Ways to Get Ahead of the Curve in Enterprise UX

Any business that utilizes an internal portal, intranet, or application strives to achieve a seamless and intuitive user experience to ensure personnel can improve communications, mitigate downtime and accomplish tasks more efficiently. Because the impact of UX for internal business needs derives its value from workforce optimization, the stakes to achieve a superb experience increase […]

An intranet Can Be Your Secret Weapon: How to Get Employee Buy-In

Business executives within large organizations know how difficult it can be to get numerous departments firing on all cylinders toward a unified goal. Issues such as disseminating critical information, collaborating on interdepartmental projects and mitigating downtime get more difficult as companies grow. Add in the amount of time spent on essential administrative tasks that don’t […]

How Can You Enhance UX for a More Universal Appeal?

When traveling to a foreign country where you don’t speak the native language, a translation dictionary is an indispensable asset. Without being able to communicate with the locals, you might have trouble with simple tasks like ordering a meal or finding your hotel. Equipping yourself with tools like a translation dictionary allows for universal communication […]