Category Archives: User Experience

How to create engagement in mobile apps?


Axiom 1: User engagement is an important factor for monetizing mobile apps. More engagement means greater impressions and great impressions attract revenue in every kind of the business model (e.g. Advertisement, InApp, Subscriptions, App sales or Sponsorships). What are the … Continue reading

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Common Mistakes in New Product Development


Product development is a multidisciplinary endeavour. Design, engineering and marketing perspectives must be incorporated into the process neatly. Since these perspectives have tradeofs, they frequently contradict. That is why, a balance must be met between these contradicting views. And that is generally … Continue reading

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Evolution of Mobile Internet


In 1999, when we have founded Done Information and Communication Systems, mobile Internet equated WAP and mobile messaging channel was composed of only SMS. In those days, it was possible to store applications in 3,5” 1,44 MB floppy disk. While … Continue reading

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Tonight’s User Experience Class with Distinguished Guest Speakers


In Kadir Has University, we have the opportunity to listen to Ekim Nazım Kaya, the founder of Botego, a company working on Natural Language Processing technologies. He is called a “visionary” by “Fortune Turkey“ (http://goo.gl/z5YGl), and featured on “Forbes Turkey” (http://goo.gl/X8Nri). His … Continue reading

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Tonight’s User Experience Class with Distinguished Guest Speakers


In Kadir Has University, we have the opportunity to listen to four distinguished guest speakers in our User Experience class tonight . First, Cem Sertoğlu shared his personal experiences and insights about Internet business and investments. My students asked several clever … Continue reading

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Listen, Understand and Inspire


Marck Zuckerberg (founder of Facebook) continues to be inspired to new ideas by listening and understanding people. In the following video, he explains how the new idea (messaging system that is perceived to be competititor to gmail) flourished. The message … Continue reading

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