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Making PetSmart Even SMARTER – A Mobile Experience Needed to Accommodate Fur Babies and Their Parent’s Busy Schedules.

October 7, 2015 - Business, Dog, Our Team, PetSmart, Social Media, VMBC

I feel incredibly blessed to work for VMBC.  Unlike other agencies in our industry, we care equally about not only providing the best user experience through our apps, but we passionately care about our client’s and their customers’ needs. Our team is full of bright…

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Apple Watch Tricks and Tips – from a Mobile App User Experience Designer

June 29, 2015 - Apple, Design, Reviews, Social Media, VMBC, Wearables

I’ve had my apple watch for about 6 weeks now and there has only been one day I forgot to wear it. And I missed it terribly. Here’s what I’ve learned, thought, and felt about adding another connected device to my life. Initially I thought…

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Motorola Moto 360 SmartWatch on wrist

What can a smartwatch provide that my smartphone can’t?

June 9, 2015 - Android, Reviews, Social Media, VMBC, Wearables

As someone who uses Google products daily, I’m typically the first to get excited when they release something new. However, Android Wear just didn’t do it for me–What can a smartwatch provide that my smartphone can’t? That’s the question I wanted answered. Here’s my experience…

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The LG G Watch R: Not Yet.

May 27, 2015 - Android, Mobile, Social Media, VMBC, Wearables

I was sitting in a very nice ocean side restaurant with my friend Andrew. The sun was blazing overhead, a cool onshore breeze was buffeting the outdoor curtains and it was high noon. As soon as we sat down, my Android smartwatch buzzed on my…

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3 version of the apple watch bands

Go-Go Apple Watch: Fadia’s Week with the Apple Watch

May 8, 2015 - Apple, Design, iOS, Social Media, VMBC, Wearables

One week ago I sat at the airport waiting to board a flight for a business meeting when my CEO arrived, handed me a brand new Apple watch and said, “Play around with this and tell me how you like it”. As he whisked though…

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Apple iPhone with applications

Social Media and The State of The Union

January 18, 2015 - Social Media, Web

Over 50 million people watched Barack Obama’s first State of the Union address in 2009. Last year, just over 30 million tuned in. Given that this is a President’s one chance to stand up unchallenged (well, mostly unchallenged) and lay out his agenda, a 40%…

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Tracking and Measuring Engagement on Social

July 19, 2014 - Mobile, Social Media

For a long time, there has been a very clear line between Social (that place people spend their time) and Mobile (that place where they spend their money). The reason for this was that measuring engagement rates on social has felt a little like voodoo….

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