Audi Design Director Talks Radical Electric Cars And Becoming An Experience Brand

Audi has teased with the promise of an all-electric family under the e-tron badge for some time. These early cars were brilliantly radical. They experimented with what was then considered to be the electric vehicle vernacular – meaning a focus on aerodynamics, coupled with strong visual statements, elements in the grille and alloy design that pointed […]

From Apple to APAC: how Eight Inc is pushing experience design in Asia

Eight Inc has hired Andrew Au to its APAC team Eight Inc is adding to its leadership team in Asia Pacific, with the appointment of Andrew Au as executive director for APAC. The agency, which was born from a reputation as being ‘Apple’s secret weapon’, has spent almost a decade building its Asia office around […]

Facebook Unveils ‘Watch Party’, Making Watching Videos a Social Experience

Facebook has introduced a feature called “Watch Party” that will let the members of a group watch videos and interact with each other at the same time. “In a Watch Party, members of a group can watch videos together in the same space at the same time — videos are chosen by the group admins and […]

Microsoft’s Near Share to Bring AirDrop-Like Experience to Windows 10

HIGHLIGHTS Latest Windows 10 Insider Build includes Near Share feature The feature uses Bluetooth to enable wireless file transfer functionality The new Insider Preview build also has “Mute-a-Tab” option on Edge Attempting to counter Apple, Microsoft has built its own AirDrop alternative for Windows 10 which it calls “Near Share”. The new feature has started been in testing in […]

Isobar recruits Fjords Chirryl-Lee Ryan as experience design steward

Isobar has bolstered its experience design team in Hong Kong and Australia with the appointment of Chirryl-Lee Ryan as division head. Working with clients throughout the region Ryan will report directly to David Jessops, MD of Isobar Hong Kong, who has tasked her with liaising with clients throughout the region. Bringing over two decades of experience to the role, serving […]

#4 Cases Of Thinking Through The Experience Design

How technology entrepreneurs are using design thinking mindset to break away from the clichéd problems solution formula, they thought was scalable, to achieve growth. After all, coding their way through problems can’t work every time. Products are dead. They no longer differentiate you from other brands. But what does – is the experience they offer, […]

Wire App Offers a Clutter-Free Chat Experience

Wire App Offers a Clutter-Free Chat Experience Even though most people use WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger for chatting, there is no dearth of alternatives available. There are privacy-focused options such as Telegram, and sticker-filled apps such as WeChat, so there is a messaging app for every purpose. One such app, Wire, takes a slightly different […]

What Changing Airline Phone Policies Can Teach You About Customer Experience (Watch)

In-Flight Phone Calls May Be The Next Annoying Thing On Planes Disney Is The Undisputed King Of The 2016 Box Office Uber Updated Its Terms To Ban Flirting Between Drivers And Passengers So The US Is Almost $20 Trillion In Debt; Who Do We Owe? Your next airline flight could feature a whole new set […]