Mobile Strategy

iOS 9: Increasing Productivity in the Workplace

In June, Apple introduced iOS 9, the next version of its mobile operating system for iPhones and iPads. While much of the focus of this release was on polish, fixing…

By Jeff Kibuule | Jul 30, 2015

How Custom Mobile Maps Improve Your Users’ Brand Experience

There’s a proper time and place for standard maps, but the enterprise mobility space in 2015 is neither. There are few things more jarring than otherwise perfectly designed data overlaid…

By Stuart Conway | Jul 27, 2015

Why Assumptions Kill Your Product

We see companies and startups spring up everyday proclaiming they have the newest and best solution for our daily needs. But do we really need it? Does this solve a…

By Ryan Pursel | Jul 22, 2015

Protect Your Enterprise From A Mobile Hack

These days, we don’t only have to be concerned with protecting our home or business computers, but also the tiny hand-sized computers we carry with us daily. Mobile devices are…

By Blake Davidson | Jul 07, 2015

Delightful Customer Experience: A Game Changer for Utilities

This blog post is based on an interview with Fabrice Buron, the Vice President of Sales & Marketing, at ChaiOne. With recent deregulations and pressure on price in the utility…

By Natalie Cheng | Jun 25, 2015

5 Steps To Optimize Content Distribution for Sales Efficiency

The launch of the iPad brought dozens of sales enablement companies to life and revitalized several others that had flatlined. The hypothesis that salespeople can sell better if they don’t…

By Gaurav Khandelwal | May 27, 2015

Manufacturing Content That Sells

For quite a while, manufacturers have chosen to employ multiple sales channels to sell their products. This isn’t a problem within itself. However, it is commonplace for these sales reps…

By Madeleine Popp | May 18, 2015

International E-commerce and the Leapfrog Effect

Global e-commerce sales reached $1.3T in 2014, a record high, and most of that growth has been lead by developing countries. In China, e-commerce sales grew at a rate of…

By Alex Karabasevic | May 12, 2015

Why do I need user research? Answers To Internal Objections

Successful products are ones that provide great user experiences (UX). Companies that focus on UX succeed and companies that don’t fail. The top 10 most successful companies in the S&P…

By Adrian Garcia | Apr 28, 2015

Retailers: Your Customers Rely On Mobile, Yet Your Apps Suck

Today’s customers are multitaskers. They may be physically present in your store, but they are also fully immersed in their mobile worlds. Mobile has become an important accessory to our purchase processes. The ability…

By Madeleine Popp | Apr 23, 2015

How To Improve Call Center KPIs with Research

Efficiency and effectiveness are fundamental to designing products and applications that provide exceptional user experiences. In a design or UX context, efficiency can be described as the speed in which…

By Shivam Vora | Apr 22, 2015

A Guide To Geofencing

This blog post is based on an interview with Kevin Lee, the Manager of Engineering, at ChaiOne. You may have heard the terms geofence or geofencing, but do you actually…

By Natalie Cheng | Apr 13, 2015

Haptic Feedback Is Fostering Greater User Intimacy

Your phone vibrates to notify you, but of what? Is it a Snapchat? An Instagram like? An e-mail? A Twitter mention? A text message? Besides phone calls and the occasional…

By Madeleine Popp | Apr 02, 2015

Quality Assurance: Start Early On Enterprise Mobile App Testing

Quality assurance (QA) is an integral aspect of building a successful mobile enterprise app. QA is something that should be brought early into the project process. Here at ChaiOne, we…

By Jefferson Tran | Mar 25, 2015

4 Tips for Better Data Visualization on Mobile Devices

This post is part of a series on visualizing data. Demand for data visualization on mobile devices is on the rise, both in the consumer and business spaces. Whether it…

By Evelina Tapia | Mar 18, 2015

How can tech and mobile make the utilities industry better?

Electric utilities face a market shaped by increasing competition, increased consumer access to data, and regulatory and cost uncertainties. Technology provides ways in which utilities can address these risks and…

By Patrick Coogan | Mar 16, 2015

The Right Way To Deliver Enterprise Mobile Solutions

The worldwide Internet of Things (IoT) market is poised for exponential growth over the next several years, according to IDC – up to 7.1 trillion in 2020. Now that most…

By Saima Siddiqui | Mar 09, 2015

Why You Should Choose Xamarin As Your Cross-Platform Development Tool

Over the years many businesses have invested heavily in using Microsoft throughout their organizations. Those with in-house development departments and custom software solutions more than likely chose to develop their…

By Blake Davidson | Mar 02, 2015

How Windows 10 Will Impact Your Business

A few weeks ago, Microsoft unveiled a more complete version of Windows 10 to the world, showing how the company intends on advancing the next version of its operating system….

By Jeff Kibuule | Feb 09, 2015

The Benefits of Native Apps

Native apps are smartphone applications written specifically for a particular device.  Today the largest competitors are the iPhone and Android phone.  iPhone apps are written in Obj-C or Swift while…

By Nic Nash | Feb 04, 2015

How To Measure Success From An Enterprise Mobile App

Markets and Markets research projects that the BYOD and enterprise mobility markets will grow at 15% CAGR, reaching $181 billion by 2017. Enterprise mobility isn’t a cakewalk. It can be…

By Madeleine Popp | Jan 26, 2015