Rethinking your digital experience strategy. Is it irrational enough?

Amy holds a block. She joins it to another block. And then another, and another. But she’s not playing with blocks. She’s building a castle. And she’s building a kingdom. Her kingdom. She and her friends are connecting one kingdom to another, bridged by train tracks split in two by a magical redwood tree. Two […]

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The Future of Work is No Longer in the Future

Armed with all kinds of digital innovation and some pretty unassuming tools, your millenialized workforce is already changing your workplace from the inside out. This is the future of work and it is right now. It’s well documented that there are persistent digital forces in business today: millennialization, globalization, and virtualization, to name a few. […]

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Rise of the Digital Assistant and Artificial Intelligence

2016 may very well be the year of the digital assistant. Can disruptive product innovation and AI enhance your digital-self? Modern life is becoming more and more like the future the Jetsons predicted every year. There are cars that can drive themselves. Incredibly powerful computers in consumers’ pockets in almost every market. And entire ‘smart’ […]

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The Driverless Car Has Many Sides, Which One Will You Pick?

As the future of transportation begins to unfold, driverless car ownership is a common theme. When Tesla released their “auto pilot” software update to the Model S last October they weren’t just releasing it to their drivers. They were releasing it to roads, driveways, social networks and news feeds around the world. Overnight the promise […]

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Is this the next automotive innovation, or innovation in payments?

Look at the new automotive innovation, Vinli closely. It’s being marketed as wifi for your car (not new, but still great).  But looking a little deeper – once your Vinli is plugged in you can download a host of apps that talk to your car – the “first car App Store.” Lofty. Now imagine the […]

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Disruptive Innovation in Film

Disruptive Innovation in Film: Meet The Doghouse Has film ever given you an emotional transformation? At Makeable we talk a lot about design empathy. It is the centerpiece of a human-centered design process and core to understanding people within the context any design challenge. When making anything meant to be used by a person it is […]

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Accelerating the adoption of the internet of things in law enforcement

How big is the internet of things market? Right now, just 0.06% of things that could be connected to the Internet actually are, but by 2019, companies are expected to ship 1.9 billion connected home devices, bringing in about $490 billion in revenue. By 2025, connecting everyday objects like factory machines, vehicles and buildings to […]

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