Posts made in March, 2017

Bigpoint CEO Khaled Helioui steps down as Youzu outlines new mobile and investment strategy

By on Mar 31, 2017 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Bigpoint CEO Khaled Helioui has stepped down from the position after more than five years with the company. Helioui said he aims to pursue “new, personal goals”, which includes helping develop his home country of Tunisia. He had previously worked at the German publisher as its Chief Games Officer before former CEO Heiko Hubertz quit in late 2012. Four months later Helioui was promoted into the role. Bigpoint was acquired by Chinese publisher Youzu in March 2016, with Helioui continuing in his role until now. He is being replaced by newly appointed Managing Director Brian Morrisroe, who previously held the role of Director ofArticle source:...

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Mobile Forward Design: The Next Step After Responsive Design

By on Mar 30, 2017 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

Today, you’re only as good as your 320-pixel wide display. But supporting mobile as a separate version of your brand experience raises costs—and confuses customers. Keeping desktop and mobile web experiences separate also makes it harder to add new markets and languages, shortening your brand’s reach in global markets. After visiting the sites of 2,657 websites of global companies in 2016 and studying the design principles behind the 150 websites with 25 or more languages, Common Sense Advisory (CSA Research) found clear evidence that “here is a better way. An elite crew of digital natives are exhibiting a new collection ofArticle source:...

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Bigpoint CEO Khaled Helioui steps down as Youzu outlines new …

By on Mar 30, 2017 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Bigpoint CEO Khaled Helioui has stepped down from the position after more than five years with the company. Helioui said he aims to pursue “new, personal goals”, which includes helping develop his home country of Tunisia. He had previously worked at the German publisher as its Chief Games Officer before former CEO Heiko Hubertz quit in late 2012. Four months later Helioui was promoted into the role. Bigpoint was acquired by Chinese publisher Youzu in March 2016, with Helioui continuing in his role until now. He is being replaced by newly appointed Managing Director Brian Morrisroe, who previously held the role of Director ofArticle source:...

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How to Design Training With a Mobile Mindset

By on Mar 29, 2017 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

Mobile learning is coming. For some of you, it’s already here. We’re all trying to prepare ourselves for this monumental shift in the LD industry—a shift from one-and-done e-learning to blended learning curriculums that are driven largely in part by a need for more reinforcement. We know how to teach, but getting it to stick is the hard part. And when you want to reinforce content, what better way is there than to make it accessible anytime, anywhere? But going mobile isn’t easy. There are big challenges to overcome, some that we might not have anyArticle source:...

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