Mobile Payment as a Chance for new Business Models

Digitalization is and has been a very hot topic for the last years. Current IT trends like Internet of Things, Mobile and Cloud drive innovation and, therefore, push new business models as well as IT support for business processes. Today, a technical foundation exists that supports businesses in a way that, technically, was not possible . . . → Read More: Mobile Payment as a Chance for new Business Models

Prototyping with Mobile Phones – Running Restlet on Android

For prototyping purposes I had to develop a communication mechanism between a mobile phone and computer. I did not want to rely on push services like Google Cloud Messaging [1] as I simply had to push information to a single Android device and I wanted to have full control over the data and communication. Therefore, . . . → Read More: Prototyping with Mobile Phones – Running Restlet on Android

WP7 Development – Addition

The more I learn about WP7 programming the merrier I like the platform. It seems to be really great for rapid prototyping and programming is really fun. I definitely need a nice project to deal with this platform in more detail.

Usability Engineering

I just came across an “old” SIGCHI bulletin board which is concerned about the integration of HCI principles and Software Engineering methods. This lets me think about software engineering processes. The integration seems to be an old topic but it sounds very promising. The descriptions are reasonable. However, they seem still not to be applied . . . → Read More: Usability Engineering