To create a connected car mobile app that facilitates unique content consumption in conjunction with Amazon Alexa - to provide users with the most relevant online news and current events, giving drivers and passengers instant, hands-free access to the latest news and insights throughout their everyday commute.
Team members: 5 people/ Role: (2) Software Engineers, ( 1 ) Back End Developer, ( 1 ) Front End Developer, ( 1 ) UX Designer - Me.
To program, build, design an effective and intuitive (connected car) mobile app in 48 hours, through collaborating with software engineers, back end and front end developers. Ensuring the level of usability, intuitiveness in design and effectiveness in function.
Create a streamlined, and intuitive mobile platform that aggregates the latest trending news via Twitter with the operational system of Amazon Alexa; in addition to complete access to NBC Media Entertainment's content.
Project Aim: To keep drivers and passengers socially connected at all times in a safe and responsible way.
Minimum Value Proposition: Increase user interaction with content without compromising safety and focus behind the wheel.
1) Get latest Twitter trends. 2) Post twitter updates with photos. 3) Get information to specific current events topics and figures. 4) Captures dash-cam video.
Due to the 48 hour design and time constraint, we decided to shorten the UX process and took the concept we were running with straight to it's final, high fidelity design.