The Scooter Platform Play: Why scooter startups are important and strategic to the future of transportation

Andrew Chen

Like a toy, a scooter seems underpowered vs other transportation options. The post The Scooter Platform Play: Why scooter startups are important and strategic to the future of transportation appeared first on andrewchen ( lime). The scooter startups are way more important than you think, or in emoji-speak: + =. Let me explain. Right now, scooters are a lot of things – fun, cute, adventurous – but here’s a couple words I rarely hear about them: Strategic.

Product Managers Deal With The Problem Of Too Much Sand

The Accidental Product Manager

Sand comes with a high cost of transport. Sand is transported by both rail and by truck. The cost of transporting it can be as much as 75% of the cost of delivering sand. One of the biggest costs associated with sand is its transportation to where it is needed.

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What Can Amazon’s Product Managers Do About All Of Those Boxes?

The Accidental Product Manager

If the Amazon product managers were able to find ways to reduce the number of boxes that they used, then they’d be able to reduce their shipping and transportation costs. on shipping and transportation. Is there any way that Amazon can ship fewer boxes?

A Smarter Airport for Success that’s Terminal

TIBCO - Thought Leadership

Analytics Connected Intelligence Digital Transformation Industries Thought Leadership Transport & Logistics analytics digital transformation travel travel by airAs first appeared on Innovation Enterprise. You don’t have to be a frequent flier to have noticed the personal touches that continue to creep into the airline experience. In fact, before you even know where you want to go, the industry is tapping into your intent with some shrewd interventions.

Product Managers Want To Know: Why Do Malls Fail?

The Accidental Product Manager

The newer malls were better able to capitalize on changing demographics and customer transportation options. Competition anchor store competition demographic failed Internet mall modern features online shopping selection of stores transportationWho knew that a mall could fail? Image Credit: Matt Steele Follow. Just about every town that we live in has a mall. The mall has a collection of stores that if we need a specific thing, we know that we can visit the mall to get.

An Agile Project to Enable Social Distancing: a Case Study

Mind the Product

Transport, especially home delivery providers, faces big challenges. Here’s how one transport company solved this challenge. Our team at Teina was already working on developing software for Gdansk-based transportation company Expert Transport when the pandemic started.

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How to Create Personas for Your Next Product — and Why It Matters

280 Group

One is a soccer mom looking for a spacious vehicle to transport her daughter’s team members — and all of their equipment — to games. Marketing professionals will tell you that it’s impossible to promote a product or service if you don’t know who needs your product or why they need it.

Is Remote Work Good for the Environment?

Modus Create

What about the emissions involved in building such places in the first place – construction, industrial processing, transportation, etc. . In 2018, approximately 28% of all greenhouse emissions came from transportation, which is impacted by remote work. .

How AI is influencing product management jobs

Product Management Unpacked

Among the most vulnerable jobs are those with routine physical and cognitive tasks such as office administration, production, transportation and food preparation.

Freezer Product Managers Become Popular Because Of Covid-19 Vaccines

The Accidental Product Manager

Some of the vaccine shots must be stored at temperatures as cold as minus 80 degrees Celsius, or minus 112 Fahrenheit, similar to conditions for transporting ice cream and steaks to supermarkets and eventually to people’s doorsteps.

5 Simple Ways to Improve Security with Lambda at Edge

Modus Create

For example: script-src 'self' 'sha256-1LWiqTBX9ooah9yxrjAPIapj/bpKu8E2gxHrAcrvXJQ='; style-src 'self' 'sha256-lEmNQfaoD6+gZL66vjr9syPi0uIaBbN/95dTug2Tb1g='; Strict-Transport-Security.

The E-Scooter Market is in High Gear, But Are Commuters Pumping the Brakes?

AlphaHQ

The transportation market is changing rapidly, and large investments are being made in the space, but what do consumers think about electric scooters? What would inspire more commuters to use these new means of transportation instead of driving, walking, or hailing an Uber? Here’s what we learned about e-scooters and the future of transportation. What do consumers dislike most about current transportation options?

The Stages of Startups – Georgie Smallwood on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

In this episode, sponsored by Pendo , listen to learn about: * Product Management in transport tech. * Startups are often talked about as if they’re all the same, as if experience in one is directly transferable to another.

Evolving Hyper-Local Digital News With Metro Media

Bain Public

Furthermore, as the population in urban cities increases, public transportation and a number of other mobility options becomes vital. Uber, Lift, electric scooters, bike-sharing, public transport etc.) It’s clear that times have changed with the emergence of digital media.

ONE THING on It All Started With a Bicycle

Product Culture

In the 1890s, bicycles were a key form of transportation within cities, and some of the first roadmaps were created to show how to bike from one part of New York City to another. Ever wonder where the word "roadmap" actually came from?

Essential Features To Consider During Internet of Things (IoT) Development

The Product Coalition

The sensors are responsible for transporting this vision to the machines. The generation of energy, energy efficiency, and all the necessary infrastructure for the transport and final consumption of said energy are necessary parts of an intelligent ecosystem that we must design.

Systems Thinking, Part 1: Building Product Resilience to Bypass Disaster

280 Group

Dedicated to sustainability and experts at constructing sturdy sets that could be transported easily and raised and broken down quickly, the desk they built was flat packed, assembled in one minute with NO tools required, sustainably constructed, and perfectly sized.

Finding Product Market Fit: Thinking Models and Frameworks. Attend the #GrowthTalkies Workshop by Vikrama Dhiman (Head of Products at Gojek)

NextBigWhat

In the upcoming episode of #GrowthTalkies, learn how to go about finding product-market fit using different thinking models and frameworks, from the Head of Transport Products at Gojek, Vikrama Dhiman. Mental models are frameworks that give people a representation of how the world works.

What Is Apache Thrift?

Indicative

Apache Thrift is a software framework that provides clean abstractions for data transport, data serialization, and application level processing. Apache Thrift Defined.

What Is Apache Thrift?

Indicative

Apache Thrift is a software framework that provides clean abstractions for data transport, data serialization, and application level processing. Apache Thrift Defined.

Q&A with Digital Transformation Experts: Liz Jensen from Visa

Apptentive

Prior to her time in fintech, she founded two connected car startups focused on car app development and the future of transportation. As a business concept, we’ve talked about digital transformation for the better part of a decade.

Find the Best eCommerce Web Design Company to Work With In 2021

StudioTeam

They accumulated experience working for clients from various industries, including fashion, real estate, financial services, and transportation. UX studio is an award-winning web design agency with over ten years of experience in digital design.

The E-Scooter Market is in High Gear, But Are Commuters Pumping the Brakes?

AlphaHQ

The transportation market is changing rapidly, and large investments are being made in the space, but what do consumers think about electric scooters? What would inspire more commuters to use these new means of transportation instead of driving, walking, or hailing an Uber? Here’s what we learned about e-scooters and the future of transportation. What do consumers dislike most about current transportation options?

The E-Scooter Market is in High Gear, But Are Commuters Pumping the Brakes?

AlphaHQ

The transportation market is changing rapidly, and large investments are being made in the space, but what do consumers think about electric scooters? What would inspire more commuters to use these new means of transportation instead of driving, walking, or hailing an Uber? Here’s what we learned about e-scooters and the future of transportation. What do consumers dislike most about current transportation options?

What is Good Product Strategy?

Melissa Perri

The CEO has stated that the company’s vision is to make Uber the cheap and efficient alternative to both owning a vehicle and taking public transportation. (He So if we understand the Vision correctly, Uber wants people to use them as their sole source of transportation. They would first want to look at why other people are taking other transportation methods now instead of Uber. “What is your Product Strategy? YOU NEED A STRATEGY.”

Three Product Demo Mechanics That Keep Buyers Engaged

Proficientz

Use it again to summarize and emphasize WHY it’s critical to the success of the buyer in the context of their industry, e.g., retail, transportation, etc. Here are three product demo mechanics that will engage buyers into the conversation and produce more favorable outcomes. In sales situations, the goal of every product demo is to create an urgency to buy! Even in non-sales situations, you’re still trying to sell something like and idea, a plan, etc.,

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Chronicles of Build, Scale, Repeat With Blaise Transit

Bain Public

Founded in 2018 with a mission to make public buses the most convenient transportation solution, Blaise Transit uses an AI-based software platform enabling transit agencies to run on-demand bus services using existing vehicle fleets and bus stops.

Top Product Design Companies to Work With in 2021

StudioTeam

According to the company’s profile on Clutch, 60% of Wonder’s clients come from big enterprises in the transportation, fintech, and information technology industries. .

Product Validation In A Real-Life Scenario: Intercept Field Study

StudioTeam

Packed with clever tips, news, sightseeing and public transport info and more – all focusing on football. Taxi pickups, public transport stops, cafés. Is it enough to validate a product with in-lab studies? We went to the field with our football app to get real-life insights.

How to Ace Prioritization Questions in Product Management Interviews

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Answer At the time, the mission of Uber was to "make transportation as reliable as running water, everywhere, for everyone." Conversely at this stage, accelerating rider growth may make transportation less reliable. A major part of being a product manager is being able to prioritize.

Building A Product In 2 Weeks — How We Designed Pakk

StudioTeam

One great example is that we added average walking time instead of simply using meters, which turned out to be a really helpful addition since a lot of our subjects preferred to take a walk to these shops rather than using public transportation. .

How designers can help mitigate the next pandemic

Michael J. Fordham

From our smartphones to how we use public transport. link] Public transport Buses can be a significant place for transmission. Staggering working times could significantly reduce overcrowding on public transport, which could, in turn, slow the transmission of viruses.

For better products, start with a problem statement

Inside Intercom

For example, various forms of transport deliver the outcome of getting from A to B quickly and comfortably. Consumers talk about what they want (faster transport) with reference to the current product, but by focusing on the need a new product (automobiles) comes into view.

How On-Demand Apps are shaping the World Around Us

The Product Coalition

In the last few years, Services like Food, health, logistics, entertainment, home services, laundry, transportation, grocery, beauty, etc are accessible to you right when you need it. Not getting public transport?

Business Website Design: How To Make It Awesome? (UX Case Study)

StudioTeam

TRIGO Group offers quality solutions, mainly focusing on the automotive, aerospace and other transport industries. A website redesign does not take much. It means you already have a website which just needs a facelift, right? If so, it usually takes one to three months, depending on information load and purpose. So why did we work three times longer on this business website design? Client.

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The Heart of Your Product Strategy: Selecting to Win

The Product Coalition

Example of core attributes for transportation If you have satisfied users, the chances are that they are choosing you over competitors for concrete reasons.

Charlie Sutton – Designing for Virtual Reality

Mind the Product

A cinematic understanding of how to build an environment and a mood that transports people to places. For product designers, most of their work of the last ten years has been for a glass rectangle of some form (smartphone, laptop, smartwatch). In the next decade, it’s like their work will increasingly be on a canvas that is larger, more immersive and distributed – and possibly even autonomous in behavior. What is the role of a designer in this world?

No IKEA, it’s not my big day tomorrow. Personalization for SaaS – How To Do it Right

Userpilot

Some of their attempts are just cringe-worthy: For instance, I received an email from IKEA about their transport, saying ‘it’s my big day tomorrow’. Personalization in SaaS is such a minefield. There’s a thin line between being personal and being creepy.

How to Protect Your Azure App with a Web Application Firewall

Modus Create

Firewalls operate at the network layer 4 (transport layer – Reference: OSI Model ) and make processing decisions based on network addresses, ports, or protocols, which protect data transfer and network traffic, but not the application.

Amazon Product Managers Decide To Do Battle With UPS

The Accidental Product Manager

At the same time, right now it’s not clear that Amazon is going to be willing to invest enough to build up their package transport network to be able to handle the expected volume. So far the company has not yet made a real push to acquire the transportation assets that it will need to own that will be required in order for it to be competitive in this space. Over the past few years they have been making investments in ocean transportation, local delivery, and even planes.