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Designing for Hyperlocal Communities

27 Nov

by drewpasmithtobias 27.11.12

Earlier this year, Civil Exchange published the first audit of the Big Society initiative. Unsurprisingly, it contained some pretty damning statistics.   

They illustrate, for example, that in deprived areas of the UK, only 55% of people believe that their community pulls together in times of need. This compares to 78% of those living in affluent areas.           

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Tags: Your Square Mile user experience UCD 2012 ux ethnography community hyperlocal

DB Autobahn wins best FX Platform award

10 Oct

by chris-tobias 10.10.12

T&T would like to convey our congratulations to the Deutsche Bank Foreign Exchange team for winning ‘Best single Dealer in FX Platform’ category at the Financial News 10th annual Awards for Excellence in Trading & Technology.
A well deserved award for a team that has worked tirelessly over the past three years, to bring together a platform that delivers the best execution and trading experience to the market.

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Tags: design fx platform ux awards

The Great Differentiator

21 Aug

by julian-hirst 21.08.12

Design is now seen as a critical differentiator for digital products and services in the financial services sector. Other industry sectors are following suit as Design makes a direct impact on business success and, in troubled times, even survival.

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Tags: design ux

UK UPA: UX Design and Online Communities review

20 Jan

by david-wharram 20.01.12

Last night Clarence Lee attended UK UPA: UX Design and Online Communities, here is his summary of the event:

One of the key ingredients of a UX event is a series of talks, last night’s UK UPA event, themed around UX Design and Online Communities, was no different. I love watching a good speaker at work and it’s even better there’s something for you to take away at the end.

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Tags: design ux