Automating App Content Distribution with qonnect

For a business, it is of paramount importance to be present in the mind of people when they make a decision to buy items or to use services. That is  the main job of marketing and advertising: to make sure your business is just one click away. For this purpose, social media platforms provide means […]

Chatbots – A novel way to present Project Deliverables

If you are like me, you love to download project deliverables and read through those PDF files to extract the most important pieces of information. Also, you love to produce dozens of pages for deliverables when working in a project. Right? Well, truth be told, I’m not overly keen on this kind of work and […]

The Mobile Morawa Shopping Avatar

Using loyalty card programs is good for businesses for a number of reasons. First of all, loyal customer spending is 46% higher. Also, businesses can increase their revenue by nearly 50% while retaining only 5% of their customer base with a loyalty card program. And last but not least, a typical business makes about 65% […]

IKANGAI | Blog | The Traveling Mobile Shopping Avatar

We are currently developing a mobile shopping avatar in the project SOLOMON. It is a truly mobile shopping avatar: it can move from one device, medium respectively, to another. How does this work? At it’s core, the shopping avatar is a piece of Javascript software that represents your personal mobile assistant and is available in […]

The Traveling Mobile Shopping Avatar

We are currently developing a mobile shopping avatar in the project SOLOMON. It is a truly mobile shopping avatar: it can move from one device, medium respectively, to another. How does this work? At it’s core, the shopping avatar is a piece of Javascript software that represents your personal mobile assistant and is available in […]

IKANGAI | Blog | Towards a Proxemics Driven Software Architecture

We’ve build software for decades now. Starting with running software on remote mainframes and providing access via (dumb) terminals we moved toward personal computing where most of the computing activities happened locally on the desktop of the computer (aka the personal computer revolution). Spreadsheets are a wonderful example for this: from the mid-1960s onwards software […]

Introducing LEIA – Your Shopping Avatar

Wouldn’t it be nice of you have your own personal assistant that helps you with all your shopping endeavors? An assistant that goes for you through advertising material and filters out news, coupons that are of interest for you? We are working on a personal assistant that brings these features to your mobile in the […]

The Morawa Content Hub

The transformation from a passive online PDF customer magazine to a content hub was successful for Morawa. Before the content hub was created, customer magazines were available as PDF for download on the Morawa webpage. The PDFs were basically print versions – enriched with links to the online store. This approach was a straightforward reuse […]

Why Rich Push notifications are important for your Business

A click can make a huge difference. It can mean that your business earns money or not. Therefore, as a business you must make it as easy as possible for your customers to spend their money. The fewer obstacles, i.e., clicks, the better. After all, as a business you put considerable effort into the activation […]

What is a Progressive Web App (and why should I care)?

Progressive Web Apps (PWA for short) use web technology to build apps that look like native apps. These apps offer user functionality like working offline, push notifications and can access device hardware traditionally available only to native mobile applications. Why should I care? In contrast to native apps, they cost less to build, since you […]