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).

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?

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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.

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. After strict rules and restrictions were announced in response to COVID-19 the transport company saw a big drop in orders.

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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.

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. According to a Brookings Institution report , “Automation and Artificial Intelligence: How machines are affecting people and places,” roughly 25 percent of U.S. jobs are at a high risk of automation.

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.

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. .

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. The results have changed our beliefs. Background. Our client creates digital products to help football fans follow matches, favorite teams, news or even play web or mobile games.

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. In this current climate, global public transportation ridership has gone down by more than 80% throughout European and U.S.

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. It is a set of code-generation tools that allows developers to build RPC clients and servers by just defining the data types and service interfaces in a simple definition file. Thrift supports a number of protocols: TBinaryProtocol – Is a straightforward binary format.

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. It is a set of code-generation tools that allows developers to build RPC clients and servers by just defining the data types and service interfaces in a simple definition file. Thrift supports a number of protocols: TBinaryProtocol – Is a straightforward binary format.

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.”

5 Tech Trends in 2019 We Need to Consider as a Design Team

StudioTeam

Even though we are still not quite there when it comes to safe Full Self-Driving Automation (or as the National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA) calls i t “ Level 4 Full Self-Driving Automation”). Living in the present, I often forget how fast the world is changing. Technology today has started to unfold around us to change our lives for good, and it’s vital for UX Designers to keep up-to-date with the latest digital trends in the industry.

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. If riders cannot be matched with drivers, we fail our mission in making transportation as reliable as running water. A major part of being a product manager is being able to prioritize.

5 Beta Program Tips to Live By from Industry Superstars

Centercode

Alex Larsen, Trimble Transportation. Trimble Transportation’s Alex Larsen knows that the way to his coworkers’ hearts is through their stomachs. The only certainty in these unpredictable times is that your customers know what they want — and they’re eager to talk about it. That’s what makes securing customer feedback more crucial than ever.

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?

Monitoring Citrix Real Time User Experience: See What Performance Your Users Are Getting

eG Innovations

The Citrix virtual apps and desktop architecture uses Adaptive transport as the default protocol. By using adaptive transport, ICA virtual channels automatically respond to changing network conditions. User Experience defines the Success of Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployments.

Product in Practice: How One Product Manager Innovates in Big Companies

Product Talk

And, within that domain, I’ve started to specialize in mobility and transportation-related things. Since I typically work on projects that involve figuring out how to improve mobility or how to better transport goods to improve our economy, the crux of it all falls back on using location data, creating new predictive models, and designing experiences for people to communicate better with machines.

Product In the Time of Cholera*

Mironov Consulting

If your company primarily serves companies in transportation, travel, retail, restaurants or live events , you’re probably looking at dramatic downsizing and reducing cash burn.

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.

Bernard Hosanna on Growing With Grab

Mind the Product

” In Indonesia, two-wheeled bikes are the primary means of transportation, something Grab has to consider when building hyperlocal experiences (Photo: Shutterstock). He explains: “In Southeast Asia and Vietnam, as well as in Indonesia, two-wheeled bikes are the primary means of transportation.

Centercode Hosts Delta ’20 Conference

Centercode

“I lead a team of Customer Validation professionals who execute dozens of tests a year in the commercial trucking and transportation industry. Laguna Hills, CA.

[CASE STUDY] How Sked Social Tripled Conversions with a Checklist

Userpilot

If, for example, you click on “Upload an image or video”, you’re transported to the “Upload” page. One of the most popular onboarding elements that Userpilot customers use is the checklist.

Why cross-cultural design really matters

Imaginary Cloud - Design

Besides Paris, Uber is also adapting to the transportation culture in Istanbul by allowing the users to book an Uberboat (operated by the local company Navette), as a way to run away from the car and railway traffic that inflicts the city.

How to Design for Behavioral Change by Matt Wallaert

Mind the Product

This encourages users to choose Uber as their mode of transport. In this talk from ProductTank San Francisco, Matt Wallaert , chief behavioral officer at Clover Health, shares psychology-based methods for designing products that inspire people to change their behavior. Matt draws on his background as a social psychologist and describes the use of competing-pressures design and behavioral statements as tools to get people to change behavior.

Hey Product Manager, Can I Ride Your Bike?

The Accidental Product Manager

Transportation in big cities has always been a major challenge. All too often people find themselves living and working too far away from city transportation solutions such as subways and buses. For the longest time, urban environments have had a transportation challenge that they have not been able to solve. Some distances that have to be traveled in a city are just too long to be walked and city transportation routes don’t cover it well.

Seven Things you can Learn From WeChat Product Development

Mind the Product

We got excited about its Snapchat-like Messenger Day, Venmo-like Payments, ride-requesting Transportation, and Event Reminder. Facebook: Introducing Transportation on Messenger. We tend to think of Chinese companies as imitators rather than innovators, but is this fair? App developers and designers may look at other apps for inspiration on new features, but most only look to well-known apps like Facebook Messenger and Snapchat. Take Messenger for example.

What we can Learn from Electric Scooter Companies like Lime and Bird

Mind the Product

The buzz just before the launch of his Segway personal transporter was astonishing. Famously, back in 2001, inventor Dean Kamen was going to change the world. Tech investor John Doerr posited that it would be more important than the internet.

Building Accessibility in to Your Products: Just Do It!

Mind the Product

I led the product team for a travel app, during the time that the US Department of Transportation issued rules requiring all websites offering air transportation to be accessible. Building accessible products is the right thing to do. In concept, this is not a difficult idea to agree with.

Making the Transition: From Product Marketing to Platform Marketing

Pragmatic Marketing

“You may categorize Lyft as a marketplace or transportation company, but as just one example of how they are innovating, they recently also added subscriptions to foster loyalty,” Muthukumar said. Evolving from product to solution and platform marketing produces a whole new set of challenges.

Making the Transition: From Product Marketing to Platform Marketing

Pragmatic Marketing

“You may categorize Lyft as a marketplace or transportation company, but as just one example of how they are innovating, they recently also added subscriptions to foster loyalty,” Muthukumar said. Evolving from product to solution and platform marketing produces a whole new set of challenges.

Fighting the nope: How do you overcome users’ resistance to changes in your UI?

Userzoom

Henry Ford famously said that if he’d asked people what they wanted for the future of transport, they’d have asked for faster horses. Can a change management process help your company survive users’ negativity towards necessary changes to your digital product?

Product Management Truths and Trends

BrainMates

Chris Bennetts , Executive Director Digital Product and Services at Transport for NSW. This blog is about a couple of Product Management truths and trends.

How COVID-19 Is Redefining the Future of Customer Advisory Boards

Pragmatic Marketing

Traditionally, this has come with the moderate to high expense of hosting an in-person meeting and transporting a dozen customers to a 5-star hotel for a day and a half. Forget everything you thought you knew about Customer Advisory Boards (CABs). The coronavirus and our response to it has put these face-to-face meetings on hold at a time when product leaders need perspective and guidance from their most important customers.

Technology-Powered Disruption

svpg

Whether it’s transportation, entertainment, health care, or any other industry, I fully expect we’ll see new companies and teams emerge that apply the techniques of technology-powered products to disrupt their industries. Most people by now have read Marc Andreessen’s Why Software Is Eating The World. This was written back in 2011, and I’ve been watching his predictions play out in companies all around the world.

Transitioning to Product from a Functional Role

Mind the Product

At the moment, I work on software products used by inspectors in Canada’s transportation sector, but I’ve also worked on products related to travel and online services for Canada’s registered charities.”.

Improving E-Commerce Performance with Asynchronous Messaging

Modus Create

If I had to pick a replacement transport in 2019 for that system, I might select SQS or Azure Service Bus instead, since MassTransit now supports them, and both of these SaaS queue systems require nothing more than an Internet connection and a credit card on file as supporting infrastructure.

Today’s Problems are Tomorrow’s Products

Izenda

Had Ford asked what they wanted, his customers may have said, “faster transportation,” but not necessarily have made the leap to “a combustion engine.” While there’s debate as to whether Ford actually said this, the fact remains that customer feedback is valuable. ” This leap is where the innovator in must interpret the feedback and apply it to the final solution.