Why I Wouldn’t Hire Donald Knuth

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How would Donald Knuth fare in a Futurice developer interview? Not very well, I imagine.

Jaakko Kangasharju Mobile Experience Engineer

What’s next for augmented and virtual reality? (Part 2)


What will happen in the next 2 to 5 years in the development of AR and VR? In this second post - as we explore whether the technology is finally mature enough to have a mainstream impact - we look at the issues on a more detailed level: portability, control and touch.

Kirsi Louhelainen Senior Consultant, FutuLabs Lead

What’s next for augmented and virtual reality? (Part 1)


Is the current groundswell yet another round of short-term hype for AR and VR? Until now, the technology been unable to fulfill its lofty promises. Now we are finally at a point where VR and AR are usable and capable of reaching a wider audience. It’s here to stay, despite the fact that the technology is still in its infancy and will develop in leaps and bounds over the next few years. Here are a few educated guesses about where things are headed in the next 2-5 years - how will things like size, power and controls change over time and when will we get true portability, spatial understanding and touch.

Kirsi Louhelainen Senior Consultant, FutuLabs Lead

Service design the 18th-century way


In which Berlin-based design strategist Neil Calderwood joins the dots between digital services and a fringe religious sect.

Neil Calderwood Business and Service Design

7 design principles for IoT


In the context of IoT, You need to do various types of design, from industrial product design to service and business design. All of these factors have their impact to the total UX and the task of designing in this context may feel quite overwhelming. To make it a little easier, I have gathered my list of the 7 most important design principles.

Heli Ihamäki Design Director

How we select charity projects

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Futurice invests half a million euros worth of work on charity projects in 2017. This is how we select the projects.

Teemu Turunen Corporate Hippie

The IoT-Service Kit stirs up banking


On the 2nd of March 2017, Futurice gave a workshop with the IoT Service Kit at the inauguration of Neugelb's new premises, the inhouse service design agency of German Commerzbank

Isa Ette Business and Service Design