Integrating Animation into a Design System

Integrating Animation into a Design System

Keeping animation choreography cohesive from the outset of a project can be challenging, especially for small companies. Without a dedicated motion specialist on the team, it can be difficult to prioritize guidelines and patterns early in the design process. What’s more likely to happen is that animations will be added as the product develops. Unsurprisingly,… Continue reading Integrating Animation into a Design System

Ukrainian goes with Bitcoin ATMs to bypass banking system

Ukrainian goes with Bitcoin ATMs to bypass banking system

Ukraine will soon have 150 new ATMs for both buying and selling cryptocurrencies, with around 30 of the machines slated to open by the end of August, The Kiyv Post has learned from Mike Chobanyan, head of the Bitcoin agency in Ukraine. The devices will allow both selling and buying hryvnias, the national currency, and a variety of… Continue reading Ukrainian goes with Bitcoin ATMs to bypass banking system

AI-enhanced mobile trading app raises $25 million from Eastern Europe

AI-enhanced mobile trading app raises $25 million from Eastern Europe

Two major investors from Russia and Belarus have just invested $25 million in Capital.com, a trading app that is similar to Robinhood in the US or Trading212 in Europe — but with a specific AI-powered function that provides users with tailored content based on behavioral analysis. This is the fourth deal under a $100 million investment program targeting AI… Continue reading AI-enhanced mobile trading app raises $25 million from Eastern Europe

Practical User Research: Creating a Culture of Learning in Large Organizations

Practical User Research: Creating a Culture of Learning in Large Organizations

Enterprise companies are realizing that understanding customer needs and motivations is critical in today’s marketplace. Building and sustaining new user research programs to collect these insights can be a major struggle, however. Digital teams often feel thwarted by large organizations that are slow to change and have many competing priorities for financial investments. As a… Continue reading Practical User Research: Creating a Culture of Learning in Large Organizations

3 key drivers of Booking.com’s financial innovation

3 key drivers of Booking.com’s financial innovation

Big data and related technology are transforming the way businesses approach data analysis. While the sheer volume of data from its disparate sources have made data analysis and the process of extracting insights a challenging task for businesses, there are a few data-driven companies that can give us inspiration and direction. Booking.com has always been at the forefront of technology. Owned… Continue reading 3 key drivers of Booking.com’s financial innovation

Check out our definitive IoT market participant landscape

Check out our definitive IoT market participant landscape

The Internet of Things is a behemoth. IoT companies number nearly 3,000, employ 10 times that, and have created over $600 billion in value. But this behemoth is also mysterious, and, at times, confusing. So what exactly is IoT and who is involved? According John Koetsier, IoT analyst and advisor to ReadWrite Labs, IoT is… Continue reading Check out our definitive IoT market participant landscape