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  • 1. some kind of wonderful... it’s not the actual device people are after, it’s all of the things it enables http://www.flickr.com/photos/grantrobertson/4486488831
  • 2. it’s about people, not devices...
  • 3. long queues are great opportunities for user research... everybody has a story... http://www.flickr.com/photos/theq/663154431
  • 4. aspirational... and a few dreams... http://www.flickr.com/photos/juanpol/365911823
  • 5. but it’s not the device people are after...
  • 6. ...it’s all the things the device enables.
  • 7. we apps
  • 8. 250,000+ apps 6,500,000,000+ downloads as of September 2010
  • 9. ...impressive, no?
  • 10. 561,580+ books published in 2008 alone... New Book Titles & Editions 2002-2009 (per year) http://www.bowkerinfo.com/bowker/IndustryStats2010.pdf
  • 11. 1,366,560,000 every year...? 2,600 magazines sold every minute in UK Amazing facts about magazines http://www.magazineweek.net/facts/
  • 12. ...but apparently “there’s an app for that!”
  • 13. apps for communication http://www.flickr.com/photos/celesteh/3690734604
  • 14. apps for play http://www.flickr.com/photos/8bitjoystick/3245697454
  • 15. apps for fashion a broader definition of ‘application’ http://www.flickr.com/photos/goincase/3327047072
  • 16. apps for function provided by new affordances http://www.flickr.com/photos/apolaine/4581485908
  • 17. but what about...
  • 18. apps for knowledge http://www.flickr.com/photos/tinkerszone/4233987708
  • 19. ...is it even on? for day dreaming http://www.flickr.com/photos/jayneandd/4849892020
  • 20. for distraction http://www.flickr.com/photos/stevenagata/3967706709
  • 21. for flirting http://www.flickr.com/photos/w00kie/2752309431
  • 22. for get togethers http://www.flickr.com/photos/nataliehg/4821363681
  • 23. for friends http://www.flickr.com/photos/madciapka/4653495493
  • 24. for lazy days with the cat http://www.flickr.com/photos/earlysound/4490601295
  • 25. for comic book fans http://www.flickr.com/photos/spooons/4487172541
  • 26. for learning http://www.flickr.com/photos/jcfrog/4692750598
  • 27. for lifestyle http://www.flickr.com/photos/30813729@N00
  • 28. for mom http://www.flickr.com/photos/oxtopus/4630176596
  • 29. for mum n’ dad http://www.flickr.com/photos/mathplourde/3416908852
  • 30. for developing minds http://www.flickr.com/photos/jennycu/4665921256
  • 31. or those quiet times http://www.flickr.com/photos/colecamplese/4569244290
  • 32. for budding novelists http://www.flickr.com/photos/aidanmorgan/3709199304/
  • 33. for busting rhymes http://www.flickr.com/photos/goincase/4648495800
  • 34. for performance http://www.flickr.com/photos/velorowdy/3094372611
  • 35. for couples http://www.flickr.com/photos/iwona_kellie/4328462390
  • 36. for explorers http://www.flickr.com/photos/wanderingseoul61/2474989813
  • 37. for insomniacs http://www.flickr.com/photos/krossbow/4509414056
  • 38. for motivation http://www.flickr.com/photos/bp6316/3442435685
  • 39. for the moment http://www.flickr.com/photos/kidperez/3406400847
  • 40. for self-improvement http://www.flickr.com/photos/joeshlabotnik/1767685092
  • 41. for the morning commute http://www.flickr.com/photos/anniemole/4732863210
  • 42. for afternoon coffee http://www.flickr.com/photos/thms/4494601615
  • 43. for the man behind the counter http://www.flickr.com/photos/cogdog/4031808064
  • 44. for directors http://www.flickr.com/photos/vancouverfilmschool/4884024279
  • 45. for builders http://www.flickr.com/photos/waynenf/3725048901
  • 46. for scientists http://www.flickr.com/photos/soilscience/5094339345
  • 47. for doctors http://www.flickr.com/photos/thenationalguard/3839510965
  • 48. for everyone http://www.flickr.com/photos/36176995@N05/3343552223
  • 49. your ideas here a blank canvas
  • 50. but it’s not just about...
  • 51. Bluebird oPhone Spice ZTE G’Five Nexian Huawei Oppo expect many more manufacturers and a few more platforms to emerge...
  • 52. ...remember Metcalfe’s Law* within limits *http://gigaom.com/2010/03/12/what-if-metcalfe’s-law-is-wrong/
  • 53. ...the value of a network is proportional to the square of the number of connected users of the system... ” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metcalfe's_law
  • 54. stop worrying + learn to love the web http://www.flickr.com/photos/altemark/39593706
  • 55. APIs = opportunities build connections http://www.flickr.com/photos/28481088@N00/756338485
  • 56. the web is the platform... Orange says UK mobile users prefer browsers to apps http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/disciplines/digital/news/orange-say-uk-mobile-users-prefer-browsers-to-apps/3018951.article
  • 57. web start here
  • 58. web on the web...
  • 59. us web at the centre of the ecosystem...
  • 60. us web ...and make bloody amazing things!
  • 61. us them web them ...but enable them to connect with us via open APIs
  • 62. us them them web them them them extend your reach to other platforms through 3rd parties...
  • 63. us them them web them them them “...we’re better, connected” - O2 marketing
  • 64. us them them web them them them common feature ...and don’t forget the browser!
  • 65. Not every mobile device will have your app on it, but every mobile device will have a browser. – @grigs ” and SMS! Developing a Progressive Mobile Strategy http://www.dmolsen.com/mobile-in-higher-ed/?p=123
  • 66. ...many mobile device users appear to think browsers offer the better user experience. ” Comscore Study: Mobile Users Prefer Browsers Over Apps http://www.wirelessduniya.com/2010/10/27/comscore-studymobile-users-prefer-browsers-over-apps/
  • 67. it’s not the device people are after...
  • 68. ...it’s all the things the device enables.
  • 69. Making Future Magic: light painting with the iPad http://berglondon.com/blog/2010/09/14/magic-ipad-light-painting/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/pheezy/4994115989/
  • 70. thank you hello@yiibu.com http://www.slideshare.net/bryanrieger/some-kind-of-wonderful