Category Archives: Blog

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Healthcare Consumerism: How Payers and Providers Are Using Technology to Meet Consumer Needs
December 2, 2016

Consumerism is gaining ground in the healthcare industry and reshaping the way healthcare will be delivered in the future. As healthcare premiums rise to $17,000 a year for the ave...

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How the Internet of Things (IoT) Is Paving the Way for Ambient User Experience
October 31, 2016

Ambient user experience occurs when various technology systems and devices—and the data gathered by them—seamlessly interact and adapt to user needs based on the context in whi...

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Effective Ambient UX Thrives on Context
October 31, 2016

Healthcare designers and technologists have been wrestling with how to improve the user experience of their products and services for years. A well-designed user experience can hel...

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Ambient User Experience: A Pathway to Better Patient Care
October 31, 2016

The retail and hospitality industries have been focused lately on creating memorable customer experiences that lead to loyalty and business results. Leaders in this industry are in...

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Best Approaches to Conducting Context-Driven Testing
October 14, 2016

In previous posts, we defined context-driven testing, which evaluates how a software tool should work from a user’s perspective, and explored the benefits of using this testing m...

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Why Context-Driven Testing Gives Organizations an Edge in Quality Assurance
October 14, 2016

In our previous post, we defined context-driven testing, or contextual quality assurance, as an approach that puts the context of the software in development at the core of the tes...

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Best Practices for Implementing Context-Driven Testing
October 14, 2016

Context-driven testing, or contextual quality assurance, is a testing approach that puts the context of the software being developed and the people who use it at the core of the te...

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How Context-Driven Testing Helps Organizations Evaluate Software
October 14, 2016

No two software projects are alike, so why should their testing methods be the same? This is the premise for context-driven testing, which promotes the idea that human behavior and...

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Transforming Healthcare With Ambient User Experience
October 10, 2016

The proliferation of wearables, wireless sensors, the Internet of Things—all of these are helping enable ambient user experience, which was identified by Gartner as one of the to...