- A contextual product understands the full story around a human experience, in order to bring users exactly what they want, with minimal interaction.
- Contextual products are about predicting the future. Software engineers work to teach them to look at certain user conditions, the local environment, and external circumstances, to predict what set of actions the user wants to perform.
via Context Design: How to Seize the Magic Moment.
Everybody in tech is suddenly talking about context. In his TED interview, Larry Page talks about context as the future of computing; Marissa Mayer is rumored to be building a home grown contextual search engine; Twitter just acquired a contextual team; and Samsung is getting into the contextual game as well.
via How to Define Context for Product Designers.
As the mobile channel matures and technologies develop, so too does the field of Mobile User Experience. We share ten tips for great mobile UX.
via Ten Tips for Mobile UX.