A blog about app User Experience, by UXCam

The New York Times’ Offline Strategy

Smartphones are not just being used for making phone calls or writing SMS anymore. People use their smartphones for everything from entertainment to communication to work. Even though the world has gotten more and more connected, there are places and situations where connectivity is unstable, slow, expensive or just not possible. Think about underground tunnels on the way to work.…

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How to Manage Stakeholders as a Product Manager

As a Product Manager, you keep going back and forth between your customers, different teams in your organisation, and top management. When you figure out what problems your customers may be facing, you have to get all expertise from your customer support, engineering and sales teams, to come up with a solution for your customer’s problem. And if bundling all…

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Mastering Product Roadmaps

Have you ever planned a vacation trip? A company party? A meeting? You’ve probably written down where you have to be, at what time, and which deadlines you have to keep. A roadmap helps you to find your way from your current to your goal status. What is a product roadmap? A product roadmap is a plan that summarizes the…

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“Please Reconnect” – Offline UX in Mobile Apps

Before boarding a plane, I always open NYTimes, Facebook or Twitter to download content. These apps have thought intensively about offline usability. I engage with these apps for hours as there are very few apps that work well offline. These apps have been exploiting a niche - creating engagement even when the user is offline. Entering a plane is not…

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The Solution to Use As An Appsee Alternative

You’ve heard it from Appsee itself - the company is shutting down and users are in need of an Appsee alternative Appsee got acquired from ServiceNow recently. First of all, we congratulate the Appsee Team for taking this step. Part of the acquisition deal is that Appsee’s service will shut down and Appsee R&D team will join ServiceNow upon the…

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