MentorMate recently attended an event at the developer division of Microsoft. It was focused on pain points that exist for mobile developers and what improvements Microsoft could make to their developer tools to ease them. We ideated a lot. But, one complete product that stood out — the Microsoft Android emulator.
The best UI/UX creates a feeling of comfort that users are cared for and operating in technology that feels uniquely designed for them. Nothing is overdone or gaudy. All is beautifully useful. The first experience with the design feels familiar, but each time you revisit it, the experience improves and gradually the quality and details reveal themselves.
Björn came to the US with a stack of 200 resumes and had one goal, to find a sponsor. Fast forward almost 15 years ahead. Now his company MentorMate is a mobile development, design, consulting and strategy powerhouse. Along the way, Björn built out his vision for technology. He’s brilliant, tenacious, and truly inspiring. Learn his story.
While Android 6.0 Marshmallow won’t complete a s’more, it does offer users more control and flexibility. We talked with one of our Sr. Software Engineers to get his take on the sweetest benefits of the latest release.
Big data. Health information technology. Increasing patient engagement. When it comes to the potential for digital health, there is a lot to talk about. Don’t wait to read about the changes and opportunities in the healthcare space. Be a part of them. Register for the LifeScience Alley panel event September 15.
Tales of mobile development disasters are nothing new. Going far over budget. Running out of time. Outsourcing development only to find it’s nothing like you originally expected. You’ve heard the stories whispered in conference rooms or shouted loudly over social media channels. One thing’s for sure, you want to avoid it all costs.
This year during the Uptown Art Fair we raised a glass to the over 350 artists exhibiting in 12+ fine art mediums right outside our front door. From 4-7pm Friday night, Uptown Art Fair guests cooled off in the MentorMate loft offices overlooking artists exhibiting on Hennepin Avenue.
Think the stakes are high in a game of cards? Think again. They’re even higher for patients who gamble with their health and wellness by failing to monitor or maintain a chronic condition.
Consumer habits are fragmented. Some users may download a business’ new app. Some will visit a new site. Others will do both. Today it’s ever more difficult for a single digital asset or differentiator to break through the chorus of other products looking to solo. That’s exactly what we helped one Midwest wine, beer, spirit and charcuterie retailer do — break through the chorus. Our integrated digital experience for France 44 leveraged a new app, website and beacon technology all created to enhance or mirror the in-store atmosphere.
Considering the potential consequences of medication nonadherence, missing a dose or three matters. In a country where nearly half the population takes at least one prescription drug, medication nonadherence offers a real threat to the health and wellbeing of the population and the quality of life enjoyed by patients living with chronic illnesses.