Archive | July, 2012

Video: The Financial Times mobile strategy

Stephen Pinches, Group Head Emerging Technologies at the Financial Times talks about their unique approach to mobile around HTML5 web apps. He warns that one size does not fit all, and that the approach they took was very much aligned with their overall strategy, with a commercial imperative and a direct relationship with customers through […]

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Video: The Week iPad App’s UX Approach

One of the reasons the development of The Week’s iPad app worked really well was that the team really understood an effective design process, which stems from the way an organisation defines digital product design. Back in the 80s and 90s people often likened design to art, that the creatives vanished behind a curtain, did […]

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Video: The Week iPad App’s Business Case

Alex Watson, the Head of App Development at Dennis Publishing talks about the design of The Week magazine’s iPad app, nominated for several awards in the annual AOP awards. The Week is a weekly news magazine, published since 1995. It is one of the UK’s most successful magazines with around 170,000 subscribers which makes this […]

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Video: BBC News Responsive Design Strategy

Chris Russell, Executive Product Manager for BBC News, talks about the BBC’s responsive design strategy. The BBC strategy today is about one service with 10 products across 4 screens – tablet, mobile, desktop and TV apps. But of course there are far more than 4 devices and far more than 4 use cases – for […]

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