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@cooper talks about the evolution of #UX heading into 2016 via @VentureBeat #Mobile #RedFez
Mobile apps must continually seek new ways to differentiate in a competitive market that is only getting fiercer by the second. Brought to you by Skyhook, this post is part of a series called "Apptitude"  looking at how app owners can reduce friction, boost user engagement, monetize, and get to the user’s home screen. See all the posts here.
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3.6 million #AppleWatch shipped in Q2 2015, says IDC, making Apple No. 2 in #Wearables via @VentureBeat #RedFez
While the long-term success of the Apple Watch remains to be seen, the new gadget got off to a roaring start, according to a new report from IDC.
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Abu Dhabi in August 2013 #TimeWarp Gold was the new White... https://flic.kr/p/ox6oQg
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Americans think it's rude to stay glued to your phone, do it anyway via @engadget #Mobile #XCulture #RedFez
If a recent Pew study is accurate, Americans will often say one thing and do another when it comes to cellphone etiquette.
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#Telematics: Room to Grow in Commercial Lines via @_INN #Insurance #RedFez
Fleets are interested in adopting usage-based insurance programs, but aren t being reached by carriers, according to Lexis-Nexis research.
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Abu Dhabi in August 2013 #TimeWarp Gold was the new White... https://flic.kr/p/wPnxKT
Masdar City (مدينة مصدر‎, Madīnat Maṣdar) is an arcology project in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates. The initial design banned automobiles, as travel will be accomplished via public mass transit and personal rapid transit (PRT) systems, with existing road and railways connecting to other locations outside the city.
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@Allstate’s Drivewise #Telematics App Adds Shopping Rewards, Challenges via @ijournal cc @sdelbecque #RedFez
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Non Customers Eligible for Allstate Drivewise #Mobile Rewards via @_INN cc @sdelbecque #Connected #RedFez
Allstate s Drivewise Mobile application now features Allstate Rewards, which safe drivers now can use to earn points for deals on merchandise, gift cards and local offers, regardless of whether they have an insurance policy with Allstate.
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#Disruption – a great learning opportunity via @congbo #Transformation #RedFez
Disruption doesn’t come out of nowhere and suddenly hits you in the gut. There are obvious signals we can recognize that either tell us to shore up, or keep calm and carry on.  Industries are ripe ...
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How are Insurers Addressing the #Connected Car? via @Accenture #Insurance #RedFez
Over the past several weeks, we’ve been looking at how the car of the future—whether you call it the smart car, connected car, driverless car, or cognitive vehicle—will change the way the world drives, and along with it, the traditional … Continue reading ▶
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Abu Dhabi in August 2013 #TimeWarp Gold was the new White... https://flic.kr/p/xKpbr1
Masdar City (مدينة مصدر‎, Madīnat Maṣdar) is an arcology project in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates. The initial design banned automobiles, as travel will be accomplished via public mass transit and personal rapid transit (PRT) systems, with existing road and railways connecting to other locations outside the city.
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Many U.S. drivers are ignoring new tech features in cars via @VentureBeat #Connected #RedFez
(By Alexandria Sage, Reuters) - Drivers are steering clear of some new technology in cars, according to a survey released Tuesday, raising questions about whether car makers are moving too quickly to incorporate sophisticated technology.
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User Experience Architect/ Head of Mobile #AXA Switzerland
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  • AXA
    User Experience Architect/ Head of Mobile #AXA Switzerland, 2011 - present
  • &theRedFez
    (Mobile) User Experience Curator & Consultant, 2006 - present
    &theRedFez (#REFZ) is my stream of projects and assignments, ranging from international marketing to IT - mixed with some completely unrelated engagements of personal interest. Collaborations: Acting as Senior Consultant at denkplatz gmbh, Information Design Consultant at Unic AG, Principal Consultant at Ray Sono AG, Client Services Director at iconmobile GmbH, Senior Consultant at namics ag, Senior Information Architect at Aquarius Consulting. Clients: SBB Cargo, Die Mobiliar, Suva, SIX Card Solutions, Vodafone Group, Utopia.de, Eltern.de, Collax.com, Microsoft EMEA
  • Vodafone Group Plc
    Principal User Experience Manager, 2008 - 2009
    Responsibilities: - User experience program management for the Vodafone 360 Preloaded portfolio - Accountability for the Connected Address Book, Maps and Places, Apps, and Music Shop on Symbian and Java devices - Instantiation of a Microsoft SharePoint based milestones, issues, risk reporting solution
  • Konstanz University of Applied Sciences
    Lecturer, 2004 - 2008
    Topics: - Information Architecture - Interaction Design - X-Cultural Communication Applied to Digital Devices - Online Project Management Processes (Research, Strategy, Design, Implementation, and Operations)
  • Microsoft
    Sales & Marketing Service Group Field Adoption Manager EMEA, 2006 - 2007
    Responsibilites: - Sales and marketing business stakeholder management across EMEA - Evangelization of local standard approaches concerning business roles, processes, tools and data - Proposal of a holistic training approach that goes beyond tool feature trainings - Gathering, summary and feedback of local process and tool requirements back to Corporate IT - Deployment of internal and partner-facing sales and marketing tools for all segments to local subsidiaries - Consulting in strategic and tactical tasks as workshop preparations, role definitions and team as well as stakeholder communication
  • Bayerische Akademie für Werbung und Marketing (BAW)
    Lecturer, 2003 - 2006
    Topics: - Information Architecture for Media Marketing - Online Project Management in Electronic Marketing - Digital Devices and Usability in Marketing
  • Phase 4 Communications
    Senior Consultant, 2002 - 2006
    Responsibilities: - Managed projects for digital media, mainly but not exclusively for international Web sites - Coordinated virtual project teams in different countries - Developed content and information architecture concepts for the digital medium - Consulted the sports marketing team of BMW as well as the Allianz Group - Developed the concepts for and managed numerous online experience projects for the Microsoft Corporation in Switzerland and Germany - Consulted Microsoft EMEA in the adoption of a global midsize business online experience Accounts: Allianz Global, BMW Sports Marketing, DKSH, European Patent Organization, Microsoft Germany, Microsoft EMEA, Microsoft Switzerland
  • Pixelpark
    Project and Implementation Manager, 1999 - 2002
    Achievements: - Managed projects for digital media, mainly but not exclusively for international Web sites - Developed technical concepts for the digital medium - Developed HTML templates and coordinated two migrations of the German Microsoft site in 1999 and 2001 - Managed numerous online experience projects for the Microsoft Corporation in Switzerland and Germany - Managed the implementations for a content management system developed by the agency for the Microsoft Corporation in Germany, Switzerland, Malaysia, and several local customers - Conducted trainings of the content management system in the various countries - Managed the ww Microsoft account as technical SME Accounts: Microsoft Germany, Microsoft Malaysia, Microsoft Switzerland, Microsoft UK
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A spectrum of inspirations, from international marketing to IT.
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(Mobile) User Experience Evangelist. Are you able to cross boundaries? http://linkedin.com/in/haraldf
Education
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
    PhD, Biophysics, 1993 - 1998
  • Technical University of Munich
    Dipl.-Phys. Univ., Physics, 1987 - 1992
  • Gymnasium Unterhaching
    Abitur/ Maturität/ University Entrance, 1977 - 1986
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